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Creative Arts: Evolution
Transcript of Creative Arts: Evolution
The Evolution of facts
How has your world evolved in the past year?
Name that celebrity!!!
4. a process of gradual, peaceful, progressive change or development, as in social or economic structure or institutions.
Darwin & The Origin of Species
Changing the way we live
Etymology: The Evolution of Language
[ev-uh-loo-shuhn or, esp. British, ee-vuh-]
"Evolution." Dictionary.com. 15 Jan 2013.
1. extremely bad; unpleasant; ugly
2. inspiring fear; dreadful; terrible
3. solemnly impressive; inspiring awe
4. full of awe; reverential.
"Awful." Dictionary.com. 16 Jan 2013.
1. extraordinarily great or intense: terrific speed.
2. extremely good; wonderful: a terrific vacation.
3. causing terror; terrifying.
"Terrific." Dictionary.com. 16 Jan 2013.
"careless, clumsy; weak; poor, needy; simple, stupid, silly, foolish," (from Latin nescius "ignorant, unaware;" literally "not-knowing," from ne- "not" + stem of scire "to know")
nice [nahys] adjective
"Nice." Online Etymology Dictionary. 16 Jan 2013.
1. pleasing; agreeable; delightful
2. amiably pleasant; kind
[man-yuh-fak-cher] noun, verb,
1. the making of goods or wares by manual labor or by machinery, especially on a large scale
1560s - something made by hand
"Manufacture." Etymology Dictionary. 16 Jan 2013.
a. great; fine; excellent
b. characterized by great facility; highly skilled
c. socially adept
d. acceptable; satisfactory; okay
"Jules Leotard was a revolutionary French acrobat who developed the art of trapeze in the late 1800s. He often performed in a skin-tight one-piece body suit that now bears his name, the leotard" (Dictionary.com).
An eponym is a word derived from a person's name.
Rudolf Christian Karl Diesel was a German mechanical engineer, active at the turn of the nineteenth century. Diesel was the father of the diesel engine and one of the earliest advocates for fuel efficiency.
Leotards, diesel, sandwiches, and sideburns: What do they all have in common?
In approximately 1762, John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich, asked for meat to be served between slices of bread, to avoid interrupting a gambling game. This story may have been rumour or adverse propoganda, put about by his rivals.
Fielder, Sue. "The History of the Sandwich Kent: Origin of the Sandwich." Open Sandwich. 16 Jan 2013. 2000.
General Ambrose Burnside
1. moderately cold; neither warm nor cold
2. feeling comfortably or moderately cold
3. imparting a sensation of moderate coldness or comfortable freedom from heat
"Cool." Dictionary.com. 16 Jan 2013.
Therese AbouNader, Life 2 with Blue Chair
Henri Matisse, Blue Still Life, 1907
Paul Cezanne, Still Life, 1890
Caravaggio, Still Life with Fruit, 1601
The Art of Still Life:
Evolution that is anything but still
Edward Ladell, Still Life, 1850s
Evolving the shape of things
Sam Taylor-Wood, “Still Life," 2001
The world is flat.
The earth is the center of the universe.
The atom is the smallest unit in the universe.
Santa Claus brings me presents on Christmas!
My Little Pony is AMAZING!!!
1. any process of formation or growth; development: the evolution of a language; the evolution of the airplane.
2. a product of such development; something evolved: The exploration of space is the evolution of decades of research.
3. Biology . change in the gene pool of a population from generation to generation by such processes as mutation, natural selection, and genetic drift.
Mercator Projection -1569
Gall-Peters Projection- 1885 (1977)
Robinson Projection -1988
Winkle-Tripel Projection- 1998
By William Kremer
BBC World Service
25 January 2013
Why did men stop wearing high heels?
Little Red Riding Hood
King Louis XIV- 1701
A year ago, what were YOU doing?
What did you care about?
What opinions did you have?
How has the world around you changed?
How have YOU changed in just a year?
In just 10 weeks at RC?
What will be the next step in your evolution?
The Art of DISPLAYING art
Who am I?