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Unity and principle of design

I used the Element of Art, color to achieve the Principle of Design, Unity by using the same color. What I did different was use different tints and shades of the color blue.

Landmark research table

Q.Name the man made landmark, building, monument, memorial or sculpture that you selected.

A.Lincoln Memorial

Q.Where is it located (city and state)?

A.Washington D.C

Q.When was it created?

A.May 30, 1922

Q.Why was it created?

A.It was made to honor Abraham Lincoln and notify people on his honesty and virtues of tolerance.

QWhy was this location selected for this landmark?

A.It’s on the national mall at the west end of the U.S capitol it’s to show some history.

Q.How has American culture been reflected in this work of art?

A.It showed his beliefs about human rights.

Q.Who designed this landmark?

A.Henry Bacon

Q.How long did it take to build?

A.It took eight years to complete 1914-1922

Q.Describe the conceptual aspects to this work of art or the ideas behind artistic choices. You may considering the meaning to symbolism here.

A.It symbolizes the great doings that Abraham Lincoln did.

Q.What art materials were used to create this artwork?

A. Limestone, Granite, Marble

Q.What attracted you to choose this artwork?

A. I think it’s a symbol that we’re all the same people because he fought for equality

Q. Do you feel this landmark is still relevant to our society? Why or why not?
A.
Yes it is very relevant many people are grateful to this man.

Q.Should it still be standing or do you feel it should be taken down? Why or why not?

A.I definitely think it should be still standing because he fought for the civil war and was a president.