8 th VA COMP Common Assessment #2: Art Criticism. Vaness a Edokpa Cooper Middle School. Artwork I am Critiquing. Explosion, by Kiara D., Paint, 2013. Description. What can you learn from the title of the artwork?
Cooper Middle School
Explosion, by Kiara D., Paint, 2013
From the title of the artwork, I can learn what the piece is about and it’s meaning. Since the artwork is called explosion ,I think it going to show something exploding.
2. What subjects in the artwork can you recognize?
The subjects in the artwork that I can recognize are the colors
and different shapes that pop out.
-line-In the outside objects the lines are more thicker than those of the inside.
-shape- Circles are used as spirals to show the explosion as the object blows up in the artwork.
-color-The different colors of blue, yellow and white.
-value-The different shades of dark blue to light blue.
-form- The shape used are circles, rectangles, pentagons, triangles and a star.
-texture-The artwork feels a little bumpy because of paint bubbles that dry up.
-space-The artwork is focused in the middle of the paper.
4. What media and techniques did the artist use?
The media the artist used were paint and chalk.