Symbol, Subject, Content, and Context
Lecture no. 18 from the course: Visual Literacy Skills: How to See
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.