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Conceptual Art

Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will explore Conceptualism.

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Notes on "Conceptualism"


Image of Kosuth, One and Three Chairs, Fair Use According to Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Kosuth_OneAndThreeChairs.jpg; Image of Baldessari, Exhibition, Photo by Cliff, Creative Commons, http://www.flickr.com/photos/nostri-imago/2959685067/; Image of Le Witt, Open Cubes, Photo by Andrew Russeth, Creative Commons, http://www.flickr.com/photos/sixteen-miles/5765007768/in/photostream/; Image of Meireles, Pling Pling, Photo by Dèsirèe Tonus, Creative Commons, http://www.flickr.com/photos/interno2/5872554146/in/photostream/

Terms to Know
  • Conceptual Art

    An art technique, style, or movement where the "idea" is more important than the way the art looks.

  • Immersion

    The act of being completely engaged or absorbed by an activity or environment.

  • Installation

    A form of art that creates a holistic experience for the viewer by utilizing combinations of senses.

  • Interactivity

    A term that suggests a requirement of participation or a combination of systems that work together.

  • Multi-sensory

    A term used to describe a layered experience that engages several senses.