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Analyse the artwork

Student activities

Task no. 1

Analysing line and shape


What lines can you see in this painting?

Where do the lines start and where do they end?

Imagine you are painting them – move your arms in the direction you would need to create these lines. Can you see how the artist would have had to move to create this artwork?

Pyrmont Expressway, 1984
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