Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), a Spanish artist, is one of the most well known artists of the 20th Century. From about 1909 he worked with a French artist called Georges Braque and together they created a style of art referred to as Synthetic Cubism. Both artists created still-life paintings to which other materials were added.
Select a work by Picasso that is an example of Synthetic Cubism. Provide a coloured image Name and date the work.
Answer the following: Q1. Describe the Subject Matter of the artwork. What do you think the artist wanted us to notice? Describe in detail what you see in the work. How has Picasso arranged the objects? Describe the art elements Picasso has used in this artwork. Discuss the line, tone, texture, shape and colours that have been used. Do any of these art elements affect the mood of the work? Describe the materials and techniques that have been used to create the art work. How have the materials been applied? Evaluate the artwork. Do you like this work by Picasso? Explain why. What are the best qualities?
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Year 7 Cubism Assignment Rubric
Criteria E The description of the artwork is inadequate and there is basic detail by the student. D There is a limited description of the artwork which is not detailed by the student. The student gives a limited description of some of the art elements seen in the artwork. C The student makes a detailed description of some of the subject matter. B The student makes a detailed description of most of the subject matter. A The student makes a complete and detailed description of the subject matter. The student makes a complete and detailed description, including analysis, of all the art elements seen in the artwork. The student makes a complete and detailed description ,including analysis, of all the materials and techniques used The student...