Visual Analysis Guide1

This form will help you to explore the artistís work through a process of analysis and hopefully will transfer to a more conscious understanding of your process in making art.

Subject Matter
What objects or images do you see in the work of art chosen to critique?
Colour/Sensory Qualities
How does the artist use the elements and principles of design in their work to lead your eyes?
Focal Point
Where is the focal point? Why do you think it is the focal point?
History
What is the back story to this piece of work?
Point of View

1 CBe-Learn/Art 10/20/30
2006