Exploring Visual Design

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Product Number: 022-3
ISBN: 978-16152-8022-3
Page Count: 288
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Exploring Visual Design, Student Book
Joseph A. Gatto, Albert W. Porter, and Jack Selleck

Exploring Visual Design is a dynamic introduction to design appreciation and exploration using the elements and principles of design, suitable for introductory level high school art courses or middle school electives. Each of the 12 chapters focuses on one element or principle and provides students with a solid foundation in visual concepts and processes. Exploring Visual Design highlights artworks with wide-ranging subject matter from notable historic and contemporary artists and cultures. Each chapter includes an engaging, relevant Studio Experience and Career Profile.

Student Book Features
  • Design appreciation and the visual foundation of good design
  • Captivating images of historical and contemporary fine art, architecture, and nature highlight each element and principle
  • In-depth profiles of artists and artworks
  • Informative interviews with artists and designers
  • Exemplary student artworks
  • Studio activities that promote collaboration and self-expression

Table of Contents
Part One: The Elements of Design
Chapter 1: Line
Chapter 2: Shape and Form
Chapter 3: Value
Chapter 4: Color
Chapter 5: Space
Chapter 6: Texture
Part Two: Principles of Design
Chapter 7: Balance
Chapter 8: Unity
Chapter 9: Contrast
Chapter 10: Emphasis
Chapter 11: Pattern
Chapter 12: Movement and Rhythm
Guide to Artists

This comprehensive video takes you through a complete chapter in the Student Book and Teacher Edition to give you a complete view of the lessons and wealth of teacher content included in this powerful resource.