Category Archives: Art History

AP Find Me: Color Schemes

Your assignment is to find images which demonstrate each of the following color schemes: Primary Secondary Analogous Complimentary Cool Warm High Key Low Key Monochromatic Neutral For the images I only want graphic, advertising, popular, or contemporary art.  I do … Continue reading

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AP Women are from Venus

The following is a released question which appeared on an AP test a few years ago. Your assignment is to fully answer the question being asked of you, as if you were taking an AP test. You are allowed, and … Continue reading

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Overdue Tableaux Vivants

Sorry, this took waaaaaaaay too long to get posted.  But here are the tableaux vivants you have performed so far!

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AP Architecture Scavenger Hunt

You are to (using the camera of your choice) bring in photos of architectural features.  For full credit, you must find and record 20 different architectural features with accompanying definition.  You are looking for architectural features which could be found … Continue reading

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AP Timeline: Prehistory to Greece

You are to construct an original timeline.  The timeline must do the following things: The timeline must include the required artworks, artistic periods, and historic dates listed below. The timeline must demonstrate the sequential nature of some of these events. … Continue reading

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Meet Khanacademy.org

For this assignment, I want you to explore Khanacademy.org, an excellent resource and a companion for our textbook. For this homework assignment, I want you to bump around the khanacademy website and kind of explore what is available to you.  … Continue reading

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AP Find Me: Elements and Principles

Your assignment is to find images which demonstrate each of the following terms: Formal Balance Informal Balance Color (intense) Line Proportion (unusual) Rhythm Texture Unity (aka harmony) Value Variety For the images I only want graphic, advertising, or popular art.  … Continue reading

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AP Timeline: Realism to Dada

You are to construct an original timeline.  The timeline must do the following things: The timeline must include the required artworks, artistic periods, and historic dates listed below. The timeline must demonstrate the sequential nature of some of these events. The timeline must also demonstrate the overlapping nature of some of these events.  How you […]

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AP Mega Super Extreme Tableaux Vivant

There are really two reasons we do Tableaux Vivant. The first is to make you truly consider what the important details of an artwork are – if someone could only show you a select detail or two, what would those … Continue reading

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Critique: Bar at the Follies Bergere

Write a critique of the attached artwork.  For your convenience, the title of the work and the artist’s name are included in the name of the file.  Feel free to do a little research if you need to. We need … Continue reading

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