It is your responsibility to pace and use your time well.Graded: Overall Design, Use of a Three-Dimensional Space, Originality, Craftsmanship. No smaller than 12"X12" (30.5 x 30.5 cm) ADDITIONAL ASSIGNMENTS: Process Diary including: Objective: They say that humans spend 95% of their lives in uneventful moments, but we as humans usually document the only the most eventful moments such as, birthdays, graduations, births, and special occasions.
Students will aim to emulate this connection within their own finished figurative works.
Light discussion will be encouraged so that the student and model can begin to understand each other.
It is truly a life journey." Read Nicole's Philosophy of Art Education. Objective: Students will use figure drawings and their study of the artist Alice Neel to create a finished work using mixed media and text.
After researching the life and works of Alice Neel, students will realize that there is a strong connection between the artist and its subject.
Project: Objective: Students will research and study the life of Robert Rauschenberg.
Student will create a mixed media assemblage using found materials to create a sculptural interpretation of an action or theme.Graded On: Overall Design/Composition, Originality, Craftsmanship, Drawing/Expressive Line, Intimate or Connection to Viewer.Size: No larger than 4’X5’ (122 x 152 cm), no smaller than 18X24 (46 x 61 cm) ADDITIONAL ASSIGNMENTS: Process Diary including: Objective: Students will create a self-portrait and incorporate the idea of "reflective identity" or how others perceive them.Students should also use their knowledge on composition to create a strong design.Below are some ideas that you might follow to give your work originality. If you have any questions please let me know before they are due.Students will research narrative/symbolic works and mixed media works.Students are to draw from life in their work and use the compositional skills they have learned.As artist, we have the opportunity to make these ordinary moments extraordinary.Looking at human nature can be very interesting if you choose to look closely.No smaller than 16X20 (40.6 x 50.8 cm) ADDITIONAL ASSIGNMENTS: Process Diary including: Resources Books Alice Neel - Alice Neel (1900-1984) talks about her life, her ideas on art, and the world at large in this book.She painted well-known figures in art, literature, music, politics as well as her family and friends - depicting them clothed and sometimes naked, thus exposing their vulnerability.