Submitted by: Submitted by

Views: 624

Words: 443

Pages: 2

Category: Business and Industry

Date Submitted: 08/27/2010 07:56 AM

Report This Essay

Read Appendix A.

Read Preface through p. xxxiii of Arts and Culture.

CheckPoint: Culture and Art

Write a 200- to 300-word analysis of the relationship between culture and art. In your analysis, answer the following:

What is culture? Define its specific components.

What is art? Define the visual arts, music, architecture, and literature.

What is the role of the artist? To what extent do artists express or influence culture?

Post your paper as an attachment.

What is culture?

Culture is life shared by groups of people. Culture has many different meanings. According to the Journal of Psychology culture refers to the cumulative deposit of knowledge, experience, beliefs, values, attitudes, meanings, hierarchies, religion, notions of time, roles, spatial relations, concepts of the universe, and ,material objects and possessions acquired by a group striving (2001). So, culture can mean many different things, no matter if your different race or religion you might be the same culture as someone else.

What is art?

Art can be many different things, it can be a shape, color, drawing, poetry, lyrics, music, and many more things. Art is way for people to experience there feeling and emotions. Religion is also art. The way that people different languages is a way of art.

Visual art is seen by sight. Visual art can be on TVs, computer, and etc. Visual art is the way someone views something. Like for example, a picture that some drew some people might think its one thing and another might think it of it differently.

Music is what we hear. When you here things on the rodeo that is music. Music is one of the ways people express there feelings. Music can rage from silence to loud music, just depending on how there is feeling.

Architecture is a branch of the visual arts that combines practical function and artistic expression; it is art to in habit( Benton and DiYanni, 2008). Is a work of what people make with hands. Like a house or wax figures....