What Is Collage? - Definition, Famous Artists & Examples


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Which French verb inspired the term collage?

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1. When did collage become a popular artistic process?

2. All of the following artists were well known for making collages except for:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

One of the many innovations in 20th Century art was the collage and art forms related to the collage, such as found art. The quiz questions in this assessment will test you on your understanding of collages and some famous artists associated with them. You'll be tested on things such as the definition of collages and related artistic forms.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Artwork made from attached images and materials on a surface
  • Related artistic forms

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - test your recollection of the definition of a collage and some related artistic mediums
  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you've understood what a collage is, how collages are made, and their connection to modern artistic movements
  • Knowledge application - apply your knowledge of collages to answer questions on their definition, characteristics, and place in the larger realm of modern art

Additional Learning

To learn more about collages, review the corresponding lesson called What is a Collage? - Definition, Famous Artists, & Examples. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Overview of collages
  • Found objects
  • Famous collage artists