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Symbol, Subject, Content, and Context

Lecture no. 18 from the course: Visual Literacy Skills: How to See

Symbol, Subject, Content, and Context

Taught by Professor Carrie Patterson | 23 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

Explore how symbols, subject matter, content, and context work together to create meaning. First, delve into the function of signs, symbols, and logos, and assess their remarkable power. Delineate subject matter in art, in relation to content, the impact or meaning of an artwork. Then grasp the vital importance of context, as it affects our understanding of symbol, subject, and content.

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