Fine Art for Creative Arts
David Alfaro Siquieros. Echo of a Scream. 1937. Enamel on wood; 48 x 36 inches.
Francisco Goya.The Shootings of May Third 1808. 1814. Oil on canvas 104 3/4 x 136 in.Museo del Prado, Madrid
Note use of value in painting Emphasis, contrast. Limited view of victims - emotional Parallel axis lines Triangle shape note axis lines Movement and rhythm move our eyes Color contrast – blood- adds emphasis Pattern of organic shapes (legs & boots) weighted forward - inevitability
Note repetition of shapes and balance of work Vanishing point Small groups in background Small groups in background 5 people 5 people Main action