Elements of Visual Syntax
Lecture no. 6 from the course: Visual Literacy Skills: How to See
Taught by Professor Carrie Patterson | 20 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
Visual syntax is the foundation for visual language. Look first at seven formal elements artists and designers use, such as line, shape, color, and texture. Learn about the principles of design that create a composition, including unity, emphasis, and balance. See how these elements and principles are used to create specific effects, by studying historic and contemporary interiors.