Lines

Elements that express and communicate meanings

Samples

Lines

Trend

  • straight line – stretched and synthetic
  • broken line – struggle between two forces, dynamism and tension
  • curved line – alternation between forces, fluid and harmonious moveme
  • mixed line – expressive complexity, often contrasting elements

Direction

  • vertical line – dynamism and momentum
  • diagonal line – instability, tension and dynamism
  • horizontal line – static coldness
     

Processing

I have elaborated the different expressive abilities of the lines through different linear trends.