Trivium Art History

Mediums

60

Acrylic

7

Aquatint

5

Blood

Can an art medium be off-limits?

67

Bronze

Invented for war, perfected by art

5

Calotype

Another loser in the race to democratize photography

34

Canvas

5

Cardboard

13

Ceramic

30

Chalk

A Paleolithic material still in use

32

Charcoal

19

Clay

30

Collage

12

Colored Pencil

8

Copper

15

Crayon

5

Daguerréotype

5

Diamonds

6

Diorite

32

Drawing

15

Drypoint

Soft marks from scarring metal

11

Enamel

69

Engraving

71

Etching

9

Fresco

23

Gelatin Silver Print

8

Glass

37

Gold

50

Gold Leaf

99

Gouache

From the Italian word for 'mud'

27

Graphite

Our pencils contain a super-material

122

Ink

7

Iron

7

Ivory

5

Jade

7

Letterpress

16

Limestone

7

Linocut

82

Lithography

55

Marble

The stone that glows like human skin

12

Mixed Media

1758

Oil on Canvas

10

Oil on Fiberboard

155

Oil on Panel

55

Oil on Paper

96

Paper

9

Paper Board

35

Pastels

23

Pen

44

Pencil

36

Photography

6

Pigment

8

Plaster

6

Plastic

8

Sand

5

Sandstone

10

Screenprint

36

Silk

19

Silver

5

Steel

29

Stone

66

Tempera

29

Tempra on Panel

23

Terracotta

9

Textiles

7

Vellum

164

Watercolor

5

Wax

31

Wood

55

Wood Block Print