Include the image of or link to the artwork you have chosen for your assignment. Then fill in the following details and information below by looking, describing, thinking, and connecting:
First, LOOK: According to the article you read, viewers only look at a piece of art for 30 seconds. Take time to look at the work of art for at least 60 seconds or longer.
Now, DESCRIBE: Write about what you see in the artwork, please use the following as a guideline:
Name of artwork
What is the subject or content matter of the work?
In what medium (oil paint, watercolor, bronze, wood) is your artwork done? Could it be expressed effectively in another medium?
Analyze the elements of art (line, color, texture, shape, space, movement, etc.), Does one stand out above the others?
Locate the focal point (where your immediate attention/eye goes).
Analyze the use of light and dark. Does color saturation or hue create a psychological effect or mood?
Analyze the effect of texture (brush strokes, modeling). Is it smooth or rough?
Then, THINK: Interpret and assign meaning to the work of art.
Define the purpose of the artwork (Choose one or more and explain why):
to create beauty
to reveal truth
to express religious values
to stimulate the intellect
to protest injustice/raise social consciousness
Does it embody any obvious meaning? Explain any symbols/themes (people, objects, colors).
Does your piece convey a social or political message?
Why did you select this piece? Discuss anything that may have stood out to you and discuss why you connected with this piece – what resonated or moved you?
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