Works of Art are usually classified as Follows: Painting - живопись ; Graphic art or graphics - графика ; Sculpture - скульптура ; Applied art - прикладное искусство ;
Painting – different genres of painting: Seascape p-g – морской пейзаж Portrait p-g – портретная живопись Still-life p-g – натюрморт Genre p-g (scenes from daily life) - жанровая живопись ; Fresco (a picture painted on a wall or ceiling while the paster is still wet) – фреска, фресковая живопись ; Mural (any p-g on a wall) – стенная роспись ;
Graphic Art includes: Drawing, engraving, etching, lithography. Graphic artist is used as a general term for an artist who draws, engraves, etc. An engraver is an artist who engraves. An etcher is an artist who does etchings. A lithographer is an artist who does lithographs. There are various types of drawing: pencil drawing; pen(and ink) drawings; brush drawings; pastels.
The most widely-known forms of applied art are: Pottery - гончарные изделия ; Glass – стекло ; Jewellery – ювелирное изделие ; Weaving and textile design – ткани ; Embroidery – вышивка ;
Discussing Pictures. 1 I` d like to attract your attention to this: Landscape Canvas Painting still-life water-colour self-portrait fresco
2 We can see… in the foreground. in the centre foreground. in the left (right) f-d in the middle (centre) of the picture. At the top (bottom) in the distance. In the far distance.
3The picture is executed mostly in Bright Light Dark Warm Cold Colors. Tones.
4.The picture vividly (realistically) portrays the beauty of flowers. a stormy sea. a forest in autumn.
5.The artist paints draws depicts represents the details of the scenery the movement of water the house-hold articles with great impression. tremendous skill. great feeling. convincing truth.