Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

The Principles of Design

No description
by

Catya Murray

on 17 August 2016

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of The Principles of Design

8
organizing forces which determine
how to arrange the elements in a
visually pleasant way.
Balance
Emphasis
Movement
Proportion
Rhythm
Repetition
Variety
Unity
The Principles
of Design

refers to the arrangement and placement of elements within an artwork to achieve an
overall equality in visual weight
.
places greater attention on
a specific area of an artwork to create dominance, contrast or a
focal point
.
refers to the arrangement of elements in an artwork to achieve a sense of
motion
.
refers to the
size relationship
between parts of an artwork to
each other and the whole.
creates a feeling of visual motion
in artwork by means of repeating the
elements in a
pattern
.
combines different
elements
to create interest in an artwork.
relates to the sense of
wholeness
in an artwork.
refers to the
reuse
of an element
within the same artwork.
There are three different forms of balance: formal, informal and radial.
formal balance
informal balance
radial balance
A sense of movement can be achieved by varying the general direction of the composition.
diagonals
swirls and curves
Damien Hirst
Frida Kahlo
Edward Hopper
Vincent Van Gogh
Edgar Degas
Salvador Dali
Typically, emphasis is created either
by visual lines leading your eye, or contrast.
Contrast in Emphasis
Line in Emphais
Leonard da Vinci
Giotto di Bondone
Relative Size
Scale
Jean Dubuffet
John Singer Sargent
Audrey Flack
2
4
5
Sougwen Chung
Pablo Picasso
Dalton Ghetti
Nick Cave
verticles and horizontals
Christopher Garko
Joris Kuipers
Jill Ricci
Anish Kapoor
Mehmet Ali Uysal
Beatriz Milhazes
Andy Warhol
Marybeth Shaw
Sandro Chkhaidze
Diana Roig
Maude White
Joe Magrum
Paul Gauguin
Brian Ryder
Diane Lublinski
Robert Straight
Pablo Picasso
Izziyana Suhaimi
Lois Harvey
Dale Chihuly
Flora Borsi
1
3
6
7
8
Full transcript