Elements of art
The basic components, or building blocks, used by the artist when producing works of art. The elements consist of color, value, line, shape, form, texture, and space.
A theory of art that places emphasis on the expressive qualities. According to this theory, the most important thing about a work of art is the vivid communication of moods, feelings, and ideas.
A principle of art, it refers to a way of combining elements to stress the differences between those elements and to create one or more centers of interest in a work.
A twentieth-century art movement in which artists tried to communicate their strong emotional feelings through artworks.