#VanGogh at the #ArtInstituteOfChicago – MAY 4

Van Gogh’s Bedroom at Arles – Chicago Art Institute: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebMedium/WebImg_000287/219031_3428458.jpg

Drawing, AP Studio Art, Independent Art Students, Advanced Drawing  – ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO FIELD TRIP!

  • OTHER: Cap of 45 Students
  • Where: Art Institute of Chicago
  • When: May 4, 2016
  • Why: ART- Van Gogh Bedrooms Exhibit – and Chicago!
  • Time: Leave at 7:30AM – Return around 5PM
  • Cost: $16.00 + Lunch Money and Spending Money (Entrance to Show, Cost of Bus)


NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

Max Pechstein: Self Portrait with Pipe and Hat: http://uploads2.wikiart.org/images/max-pechstein/self-portrait-with-pipe-and-hat-1918.jpg


  • 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • How are the colors working for you? Look carefully at the LAYERING of your colors and how you are considering the FAUVIST approach? Talk about 2 things you are LEARNING about the use of COLOR in an artwork OR 2 things you are learning about the use of SOFT PASTELS that you will remember throughout the drawing.

Reflection:  What areas are you working on? Background? Foreground? ENTIRE GROUND?

Studio Art 360: Bas Relief Sculpture / Sculpture in the Round

Ed Hamilton Sculpture: http://www.trbimg.com/img-51a55626/turbine/dp-nws-newportnews-mlk-art-0529-20130528-001/600/600×450


  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  • If today is your last day to RESOLVE your sculpture – what (SPECIFICALLY) do you have to focus on to make it YOUR BEST WORK? “TODAY I am going to focus on __________ so that my social message is crystal clear.”

Reflection: What was the biggest challenge you had with using clay and creating a three dimensional artwork. Of the different techniques (additive, subtractive, manipulation) what caused you the most challenge? 

AP Studio Art: To the Best of Our Knowledge – Listen to the Show!

Katie Musolf: https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2016/04/cc406-heatheroncouch2007.jpg


  • 2.2Ad: Demonstrate understanding of the importance of balancing freedom and responsibility in the use of images, materials, tools, and equipment in the creation and circulation of creative work.
  • As you begin this process, what are the challenges you are facing? How are you GATHERING IMAGES / RESEARCH for this work. This week and next week.

Reflection: Three things you were challenged with today. PLEASE LIST them and then think about them… how are you going to work through the challenges?

Advanced Drawing: Skeleton – Shared Album HERE

Let’s Draw! http://i.ytimg.com/vi/R44Pe3sxDv8/maxresdefault.jpg


  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • Figure Drawing is ESSENTIAL to the strong portfolio. Why do you feel that every artist should have a strong background in the world of figure drawing?

Reflection: How did your drawing challenge you today? Are you able to be focused on the figure for the period? Why do you stop short if you do?

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