Ornamental Artifacts - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Ornamental artifacts l.jpg
Download
1 / 14

Ornamental Artifacts. Design from 1880 – 1910. Characteristics. Emphasize the use of motifs, harmony of lines and proportions . Arts and Crafts ( 1 880 s – 19 1 0s). Originated in Britain Reacted against the de-grading taste as a result of mechanized production

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.

Download Presentation

Ornamental Artifacts

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Ornamental artifacts l.jpg

Ornamental Artifacts

Design from 1880 – 1910


Characteristics l.jpg

Characteristics

  • Emphasize the use of motifs, harmony of lines and proportions


Arts and crafts 1 880 s 19 1 0s l.jpg

Arts and Crafts(1880s – 1910s)

  • Originated in Britain

  • Reacted against the de-grading taste as a result of mechanized production

  • Pursue high standards of craftsmanship

  • Characterized by sleek use of straight lines and slender form

  • Proponent: William Morris


Arts and crafts 1 880 s 19 1 0s4 l.jpg

Arts and Crafts(1880s – 1910s)


Art nouveau 1880s 1910s l.jpg

Art Nouveau(1880s – 1910s)

  • Originated in France

  • Reacted against the de-humanization as a result of the Industrial Revolution

  • Emerging materials: Inlaid wood veneers, wrought iron and glass

  • Dense asymmetrical ornamentation, detailed patterns of curves in sinuous forms;

  • Symbolic and erotic

  • Proponent: Louis Tiffany, Antonio Gaudi


Art nouveau 1880s 1910s6 l.jpg

Art Nouveau(1880s – 1910s)


Art nouveau 1880s 1910s7 l.jpg

Art Nouveau(1880s – 1910s)


Art deco 1920s 1930s l.jpg

Art Deco(1920s – 1930s)

  • Originated in France

  • Iron and glass

  • Use of crisp, symmetrical geometric forms

  • Repetition

  • Floral figures

  • Proponent: Eliel Saarinen


Art deco 1920s 1930s9 l.jpg

Art Deco(1920s – 1930s)


Art deco 1920s 1930s10 l.jpg

Art Deco(1920s – 1930s)


Why ornamentation disappeared l.jpg

Why ornamentation disappeared

  • Usually more difficult to document

  • Can be manufactured by machine, but difficult to mass-produce


Has it really disappeared l.jpg

Has it really disappeared?

Adapted from: www.hannspree.com


Has it really disappeared13 l.jpg

Has it really disappeared?

Candle, GOD


Has it really disappeared14 l.jpg

Has it really disappeared?

  • Still survive because of its high artistic value: furniture, jewelry, stage settings, etc.

  • No more training in ornamental design in Hong Kong

  • Difficult for toy industries to find talents

  • Currently IC has nothing to do with ornamentation. Although some of our machines can support decorative forms, we cannot support the design of decorative objects


  • Login