Tuesday and we #build, #grid, #draw, #observe, and #interview.

David Hockney Sketchbook: https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/3d/41/97/3d41975e7d7857c59bdba50c52279add.jpg

“Nobody tells this to people who are beginners, I wish someone told me. All of us who do creative work, we get into it because we have good taste. But there is this gap. For the first couple years you make stuff, it’s just not that good…” Ira Glass


WI State Fair - Plein Air at the Fair. Entry Forms are HERE: https://goo.gl/i0KjNx
WI State Fair – Plein Air at the Fair. Entry Forms are HERE: https://goo.gl/i0KjNx

Drawing: Folding pages and Book Covers!

4.2Ac: Analyze, select, and critique personal artwork for a collection or portfolio presentation.

How have you been challenged with the sketchbooks in class up to this point?

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David Hockney Sketchbook: https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/3d/41/97/3d41975e7d7857c59bdba50c52279add.jpg

What do you see as having your own built book as being something different that simply buying one you can fill?


Studio Art 360: Color Wheel and Acrylic Paints

3.1P: Apply relevant criteria from traditional and contemporary cultural contexts to examine, reflect on, and plan revisions for works of art and design in progress.

What are the biggest challenges that you see facing you today in the process of enlarging the photographs? Are you about ready to begin the painting process?

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Chuck Close Working: http://www.artyfactory.com/art_appreciation/portraits/chuck_close/chuck-close-working.jpg

What challenges did you face today in the gridding out of the portrait? Are you ready to begin the painting part of the process?


Advanced Drawing: Figure and Jim Dine “All About Looking

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

What do you think the skills that you currently have will help you in the process of the figure drawing?

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Jim Dine Figure DrawingL http://www.themorgan.org/sites/default/files/images/blog/302743_021.jpg

How does your drawing look in your own eyes? What did the process of ……………………. the image in the beginning do for you? Huh?


AP Studio Art: Portraits and Interviews. HUGE ASSIGNMENT!

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.

What are you thinking about in the work you are going to begin? Materials? Poses? Ideas about the work? Mug Shot? Action Shot? Portrait? Figurative Work? I am leaving this up to you! I WANT you to work on the idea of a portrait though.

Mike Dretzka - Self-Portrait in Charcoal: http://www.dretzkastudio.com/images/025.jpg
Mike Dretzka – Self-Portrait in Charcoal: http://www.dretzkastudio.com/images/025.jpg

What have been your first marks – ideas you are making in the idea of the portrait?

#WorkdayFriday without #Frank (#Mr.Korb)

What has Jerry Saltz got to say to Art Students today?

9. Don’t worry about getting enough sleep. Worry about your work.

10. Be delusional. It’s okay to tell yourself you’re a genius sometimes.

Pep Assembly Schedule
1st 7:25 – 8:05
2nd 8:10 – 8:50
3rd 8:55 – 9:30
4th 9:35 – 10:15
6th 10:20 – 11:00
5A 11:05 – 11:35
5B 11:35 – 12:05
5C 12:05 – 12:35

7th 12:40 – 1:20
8th1:25 – 2:00
Assembly 2:05 – 2:46

Drawing: MUSIC BREAK!

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Kandinsky inspired by MUSIC! You Too! http://www.booooooom.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/booooooom_kandinsky_04.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.
  • What feelings do you get from specific pieces of music? Give some examples. Rap / Country / Reggae / ROCK and ROLL (i.e.: When I listen to country music, the shapes that flow through my mind are…)
  • Know that Mary Heebsh is going to be helping you out today with the music and ideas. She’s able to answer a lot of your questions about this project and the larger ideas behind it. That said, don’t worry too much about it. As long as you are trying, you are succeeding. This is a GREAT project that can affect your art making experience for years. RELAX and ENJOY!

Reflection: Looking back on your drawings from today, what shapes, lines, forms did you draw out and find? What ideas came to mind as you listened to the very different music?

Studio Art 360: Sculpture and SAFETY

Richard Serra – NOT Tony Smith… http://www.moma.org/collection_images/resized/091/w500h420/CRI_63091.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1P: Hypothesize ways in which art influences perception and understanding of human experiences.
  • As a NON-ART person, what are 2 things one might think about a sculpture made up of cubes, cylinders, or pyramids? NON ART APPROACH? 

Reflection: What is ONE things that you, as an ARTIST, might think if you saw a grouping of cylinders, cubes, and pyramids all grouped together.

AP Studio Art: DISPLAY and EXHIBIT – Design THANKS!

Plans for your CONCENTRATION? How are things coming? http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3121/3175394436_db29a51079.jpg?v=0

Goals:

  • 2.6 create multiple solutions to visual challenges that show understanding in relationships between composition and meaning of artwork.
  • What have your previous sketches been over the past months? Are you still thinking about your CONCENTRATION? How have you been planning the NEW ideas out for your work?
  • TODAY YOU ARE HANGING WORKS AND CLEANING YOUR SPACE AND THE LIKE!
    • THANKS! Korb.
  • DO NOT FORGET that your CHAPTER 4 statements are due TONIGHT at midnight. Thanks to ALL who are already done.

Reflection: What have you come up with? What materials are you planning on using? How does it fit into your current body of work

Advanced Drawing: SKETCHBOOK Masterpieces.

Richard Dibenkorn MASTERPIECE – I LOVE THIS ONE! Check MINE out on the chalkboard. https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/82/c3/b8/82c3b86979c9e4a7889907a12c741de8.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.2Ad: Determine the commonalities within a group of artists or visual images attributed to a particular type of art, timeframe, or culture.
  • Today – I am gone. You are going to have an opportunity to work on your BIG BOOK OF MASTERPIECE SKETCHES today. Which drawing from the packet are you focusing on today? Why this one in particular? 

Reflection: What TWO parts of your MASTERPIECE SKETCHBOOK drawing worked out really well for you today? What ONE THING did you struggle with? How much do you have to do before next week on the due date?

#Thursday in the #ArtStudio – WrapUp some work – NOSES in others…

“Power will accomplish much, but perseverance more.”  —William Scott Downey

NPR – Listen Radio Lab Story of Perseverence HERE!

#WiArtChat is on TWITTER NEEDS your INPUT! Please visit goo.gl/UvXgQM

Painting and Advanced Painting: PORTRAITS and CANVAS Building

Do you need to add your painting to your the critique? HERE THEY ARE!

Karen Kilimnik: https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/c3596-tumblr_lxxobuhehh1qz6xmmo1_400.jpg AND http://www.modernedition.com/art-articles/contemporary-art-portraits/contemporary-art-portraits.html

Goals: 

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • What is a benefit that you can see in learning how to build a canvas? 
  • Self-Portraits – Then and Now 

Reflection / Evaluation: While there are MANY advantages to the building, what is a disadvantage to the building of a canvas?

Studio Art 360: Collage – Self Assessment and POETRY! (Photographs too).

Let’s Look at another by Writer and Collage Artist Erica Beebe – HERE!

Swimming Lessons – Erica Beebe at lescollages.wordpress.com. https://lescollages.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/img_5101.jpg?w=768

Goals

  • 6.1P: Analyze and describe the impact that an exhibition or collection has on personal awareness of social, cultural, or political beliefs and understandings.
  • What are you seeing about your collage as being a NEW skill / a NEW understanding / a NEW technique that you might take into the future of your art making toolbox?
  • COLLAGE and POETRY LESSON – HERE

Reflection / Evaluation: What is the ONE area of the collage that you see yourself as carrying into the BAS RELIEF Sculpture? How do you hope to see this as carrying the SOCIAL COMMENTARY forward?

AP Studio Art: Concentration to work on!

Have you looked at the AP Studio Art Portfolio for Inspiration? Here are the AP Studio Art Portfolio Example Pages.

Michael BErryhill: http://www.brooklynrail.org/article_image/image/13231/berryhill-web4.jpg AND http://www.brooklynrail.org/2014/05/art/whats-more-real8232a-dead-tree-or-a-drawing-of-a-dead-treemichael-berryhill-with-nathlie-provosty

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • Considering the ideas you are developing… how are you using imagery / symbolism / techniques to  tie the art works together? Please think about the larger MESSAGE as well as the APPROACH you are using to tie the works together

Reflection / Evaluation: Imagine yourself in front of the AP BOARD… how would you, in 30 seconds, defend your body of work so far?

Drawing: Google Slideshow

YIKES! http://ih1.redbubble.net/image.7138760.9464/flat,1000×1000,075,f.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • When you start out drawing the MOUTH… what do you start with? Why do you feel that you start with that facial feature? 

Reflection / Evaluation: What mistakes did YOU make – how bad were they when it came to mouth?

#Friday – I will miss you dearly today!

“Nothing in life that’s worth anything is easy.” – Barack Obama, #SOTU 2014

How To Do Everything

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How To Do Everything with your chef – Mr. Korb… Listen to the second half of the show to hear Mr. Korb’s Contributuion to the BIG GAME snack dip recipe. Start at 5:55.

AP Studio Art – From the OUTSIDE IN. Nature in your art!

James Turrell – SKY SPACE – Check out the OFFICIAL SITE here.

Goals:

  • 7.2Ad: Determine the commonalities within a group of artists or visual images attributed to a particular type of art, timeframe, or culture.
  • What are your initial thoughts as you try and create a work of art inspired by the outside?

What challenges have you overcome or are you still stimied by after your day of work?

Work of Art: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003YFJR84/ref=avod_yvl_watch_now

Advanced Drawing: Time to CRIT on MONDAY! – SKETCHBOOK!

TIME TO WORK on the MASTERPIECE SKETCHES!

Goals:

  •  7.2Ad: Determine the commonalities within a group of artists or visual images attributed to a particular type of art, timeframe, or culture.
  • Today – I am gone. You are going to have an opportunity to work on your BIG BOOK OF SKETCHES today. Which drawing from the packet are you focusing on today? Why this one in particular?

What part of your drawing worked out really well for you today? What did you struggle with in your drawing?

Drawing: DRAWING – Think about the MID CRIT and what you can do from here!

A NEW vision of MORANDI! Check it out HERE at MoMA!

Goals:

  •  1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.
  • How have you changed in the process since you have begun? How are you drawing DIFFERENTLY than you did PRIOR to this Drawing?

Have you improved your drawings skills over the past few days?  What is the biggest success you have accomplished this week? Where are you struggling?

Video: Work of Art: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003QWZVF8/ref=dv_dp_ep1 Episode 1 – Start at 18:20 and run a few minutes to see a mid-critique. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1L0bwEX_0GsFXJr9Vg7SqPUgvZc9KjDH5Kr6dhTq8CZE/edit

Studio Art 360: ONE More Day on the construction!

Richard Serra at MoMA – Link HERE!

Goals:

  • 2.2P: Explain how traditional and non-traditional materials may impact human health and the environment and demonstrate safe handling of materials, tools, and equipment.
  • What can you use from the process we went through YESTERDAY to continue to create a CUBE, CYLINDER, and a pyramid?

What was the most difficult part of the FINISHING UP today for YOU?