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Word list: GCSE Art 2

portrait If a canvas is in portrait, it means the short side is at the top.
landscape If a canvas is in landscape, it means the long side is at the top.
genre Genre is the type of art; including style, approach, medium, and subject matter.
symbolic Symbolic artwork represents something specific in a way that is not literal.
geometric Geometric art works with lines and shapes.
traditional If something is traditional, it means it uses long-standing practices.
historical Historical refers to the past.
contemporary Contemporary means happening in the present time.
abstract Abstract art does not attempt to represent physical reality.
still-life A still-life is a painting of an inanimate object.
cubism Cubism is a style of art using geometric shapes from many different angles.
surrealism Surrealism is a style of art that depicts dreamscapes and abnormal scenes or ideas.
impressionism Impressionism is style which aims to depict the movement and colour of a moment.
expressionism Expressionism is art made to create an emotional reaction or effect.
organic Organic shapes are shapes that are irregular and found in nature.
conceptual Conceptual art places more emphasis on the idea and process than the final piece.
assemblage Assemblage is art made by placing real-world objects together.
perceptive Perceptive means to display sensitivity and deep understanding through your work.
cohesive Cohesive is when the elements of your work appear unified by a theme or idea.

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