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Visual Culture

Visual Culture

Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will explore the importance of vision and visual culture as a way of understanding the importance of studying art history.

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Introduction to Art History

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This tutorial discusses the importance of visual communication and visual culture in understanding art history.

  • Visual Culture

    A field of academic study that emphasizes the cultural meaning of a work of art rather than its aesthetic value.

  • Critical Thinking

    Purposeful reflective judgment that involves an investigation of assumptions and hidden values, and the careful evaluation of evidence.

  • Advertising

    The act or profession of calling attention to one’s products and services through paid announcements in print and other communications media.

  • Mass Culture

    The set of ideas and values developed through exposure to the same broadcast, print, and internet media outlets.