chapter 13 art

Maidens and Stewards, a Parthenon fragment of the Panathenaic Procession, illustrates what ancient sculptural convention?frieze
Ancient Egyptian stone funerary figures, such as King Menkaure, were carved to bear the spirit of the deceased into the eternity of the afterlife, known as the?ka.
Case of Bottles by the California Funk artist Robert Arneson illustrates the modeling sculptural process in which medium?clay
Contingent is a typical work by the artist?Eva Hesse.
The Tomb of Emperor Qin Shihuangdi shows an extraordinary grouping of what type of work?Ceramics
Richard Serra’s The Matter of Time is?a series of installations
Which of these statements is NOT true about the Qing Dynasty masterpiece Yu the Great Taming the Waters?It is carved into the largest piece of marble ever quarried.
Which of these processes best describes the one used by Rodin in sculpting The Burghers of Calais?It was cast in several pieces and then welded together
The Yoruba Display Piece produced for an oba, or king, is meant to reflect the king’s power and ?the power of the community’s women
What do Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty and the Great Serpent Mound have in common?They are both earthwork
The Egyptian limestone carving, Senwosret I led by Atum to Amun-Re, is an example oflow relief sculpture
The Greek Kouros illustrates the idea of shifting or counter positioning weight around the axis of the spine in figurative sculpture. This pose is called?contrapposto
Auguste Rodin’s The Burghers of Calais is a remarkable example of which type of sculpture?in-the-round
Nancy Holt’s Sun Tunnels are generally referred to as?earthworks
In Sky Cathedral the artist Louise Nevelson has combined found materials to create a sculpture. What is this process called?assemblage
Wood and stone carvings are examples of?subtractive sculpture
When a sculpture is created by building up the form with a material such as clay, the process is called?additive.
One of the complex aspects of wood carving that a sculptor must pay attention to is?the wood’s grain
Allan Kaprow created “assemblages of events performed or perceived in more than one time and place.” He called these?happenings
Pliable clay is made to hold its form permanently through the process of?firing it.
A sculptural space that you can actually enter is referred to as?an environment.
How does “assemblage” primarily differ from other sculptural processes?It utilizes “found” objects.
The sculptural material most commonly associated with “modeling” or additive processes is?clay
The material most often associated with the process of “casting” is?bronze.
Greek figurative sculpture was greatly influenced by Egyptian sculpture. What did the Greeks add?naturalism
By the late fourteenth century, the African kingdom of Benin had developed tremendous refinement in the art of?brass casting