Art Criticism

Hayden Teran and Johnathan Garcia

What is art criticism?

Art criticism is when you respond to, interpreting meaning, and making critical judgments about specific works of art. Art criticism, the analysis and evaluation of works of art.

Art Criticism Steps

  1. Describe and tell exactly what you see.
  2. Analyze an use the element/principles to reflect upon the art form.
  3. Interpret and consider the following.
  4. Evaluate: how successful or important is the work of art?

  • What caused the artist to say it?
  • What is the historical milieu (persons social environment) that surrounds the work of art?
  • Why was the work of art created in this particular style?

This site up above is the site that we have gotten our information from on the steps of art criticism.