#LateStart #Wednesday – #MAM and #ScholasticArtAwards

 


Robert Henri: “Advice about your paintings is difficult.  As I said before, I cannot interest myself in whether they will pass juries or not. More paintings have been spoiled during the process of their making, through such considerations, than the judgements of juries are worth.”


Drawing: Books and Oil Pastels – WRAP IT UP!

3.1Ac: Engage in constructive critique with peers, then reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art and design in response to personal artistic vision.

What do you feel about talking aloud when it comes to other’s works? What are your thoughts about why you may be apprehensive or confident when discussing other individual’s work?

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Critique About Art: http://escapingartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Art-School-Crit.jpg

What were 3 things that you took away from today’s critique? 


Studio Art 360: Pencils and Observation

 

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan. A: What was the biggest challenge you found as you began to draw your objects yesterday?

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Dennis Mogelgaard Still Life https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/15/2d/bd/152dbd9e1ced4bbccf1bb4e83805cc96.jpg

What are 2 difficulties that you had in beginning your drawing today? Remember – DRAWING IS A CHALLENGE – let it be!


Advanced Drawing: Fast Food – Time to RESOLVE THIS

3.1Ac: Engage in constructive critique with peers, then reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art and design in response to personal artistic vision.

Looking at the still life you have drawn, what are aspects that you would talk about if you were critiquing the work as being successful or unsuccessful?

CRITIQUE: Look Carefully at your Artwork and SEE what you still need to do with it. http://fineartscomm.lamar.edu/_files/images/dishman/dishman-homepage-slideshow/Patron%20looking%20at%20art.jpg
CRITIQUE: Look Carefully at your Artwork and SEE what you still need to do with it. http://fineartscomm.lamar.edu/_files/images/dishman/dishman-homepage-slideshow/Patron%20looking%20at%20art.jpg

What are your thoughts about the idea of the composition / white objects as subject matter? WRITE THAT IN YOUR GOAL SHEETS. Why do you feel this is worthy / unworthy / simple / complicated? What is working? What can you take forward to the next assignment?

 


AP Studio Art: FEAR! Listen to THIS… NPR’s This American Life (again)… ASSIGNMENT HERE!

1.1 Ad: Visualize and hypothesize to generate plans for ideas and directions for creating art and design that can affect social change.

New materials – fear of materials – how are you facing that fear?

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Fear of Crowds: https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.smartertravel.com/uploads/2012/08/stm503398530053220120821.jpg

Are you remaining focused on the tasks at hand? What are 3 things you find successful in this work?

 

Enochlophobia: Fear of crowds:

 

CHAPTER 6 Due FRIDAY at 11:59.

#FianllyFriday! #ArtTime

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

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Difficult Task – https://media.licdn.com/mpr/mpr/AAEAAQAAAAAAAAUJAAAAJDJkZDM3MzYyLTU0YmEtNDRiNy1hYThkLTRmNTU0ODJjZDY4Mg.jpg

Drawing: Books and Oil Pastels

3.1Ac: Engage in constructive critique with peers, then reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art and design in response to personal artistic vision.

Looking at the still life in front of you, what is the one aspect of it that you are most pleased with? Why are you so pleased with how you handled the materials and composition?

 

What was it that you took away from today’s critique? How did you contribute to the success of the conversation? https://goo.gl/photos/wEMQwL2TgqQLCv

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Katie Dros – Book drawing – pastels.

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Studio Art 360: BALANCE and Organic Objects

 

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.

What do you feel you need to do in order to be focused and intentional in the work you are creating? One aspect of this work is to know that the marks you are making are permanent – cannot be taken out – one and done. How do you work with the mistakes that you might make?

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Approximate Balance – COOL! https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/a4/02/21/a402214a7d9cbd5ff4b7f261b56ebe1e.jpg

How do you feel about the process that you went through today in the making of you bas-relief metal work?

Let’s Look at LINE use and PATTERNS


Advanced Drawing: Begin with Fast Food

3.1Ad: Reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art or design considering relevant traditional and contemporary criteria as well as personal artistic vision.

What was the successful part of the drawing for you? What will you carry forward as you make more art?

How did doing the critique open your ears to what was said? How did it open your eyes to what you saw?


AP Studio Art: Mid Crit – HANDS and Object

***SHORT PARAGRAPHS PLEASE – The paragraphs are nice to see in the Art and Fear images on the website – short little descriptions to help the image along. We are always working to help our viewers understand. Where else do you need to explain your images? The AP TEST! This is practice!***

CRIT MONDAY!

3.1Ad: Reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art or design considering relevant traditional and contemporary criteria as well as personal artistic vision.

As you get your photographs back – what NEW materials are  you thinking about using? Are you going to try and use the techniques that you are already comfortable with? What are you doing to EXPAND and EXPLORE?

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Hand Holding Can… https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/86/60/a9/8660a920d72e0a2ae4e4577bedb1cfb0.jpg

How have you used your skills to develop this one (or more – hopefully more) drawing to really demonstrate the AP LEVEL 6 skills you have?

Let’s Get to #MakingArt

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

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Difficult Task – https://media.licdn.com/mpr/mpr/AAEAAQAAAAAAAAUJAAAAJDJkZDM3MzYyLTU0YmEtNDRiNy1hYThkLTRmNTU0ODJjZDY4Mg.jpg

Drawing: Books and Oil Pastels

Reflect: Learning to think and talk with others about an aspect of one’s work or working process, and learning to judge one’s own work and working process and the work of others.

What have you learned today about how to push / pull / develop space using perspective? What have you accomplished with pencil? Pastel? Charcoal?

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Anselm Kiefer and BOOKS: https://italianintransito.files.wordpress.com/2014/05/anselm-kiefer-naglfar.jpg

How have you accomplished success today? 3 things.


Studio Art 360: Balance and Ideas

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.

What is a balance? What is a pattern? What patterns and balance are you drawn to? What were your favorite designs from last week’s work with Sol LeWitt?

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What challenges did you have in the ideas of drawing out a pattern – repeat the simple image over and over and over?


Advanced Drawing: Begin with Fast Food

2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.

What has been the hardest part of using values for you? Share this with your neighbor and write your struggles in your goals page.

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Audrey Flack – Transparency: http://24.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lsym88JAWm1qgl98no1_1280.jpg

What is the progress of the thumbnails thus far? What are you doing successfully? Where are you struggling? Have you come up with a composition that you can GLUE DOWN on the WHITE ILLUSTRATION BOARD so the ideas are the same tomorrow?


AP Studio Art: Mid Crit – HANDS and Object

SHORT PARAGRAPHS PLEASE – The paragraphs are nice to see in the Art and Fear images on the website – short little descriptions to help the image along. We are always working to help our viewers understand. Where else do you need to explain your images? The AP TEST! This is practice!

3.1Ad: Reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art or design considering relevant traditional and contemporary criteria as well as personal artistic vision.

As last week progressed, how did your personal study of the hand and still life object worked? Is there a relationship between the objects? A story to tell? A demonstration of skills that are being built?

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Michael Hensley Hands grabbing Cloth: http://michaelmhensley.com/Images/Drawings,%20Human%20Hand/fullsize/Michael_Hensley_Drawings,_Human_Hands_3_fs.jpg

Successes learned today? New techniques? New materials this week? New techniques at all?  Michael Hensley

#Resolution #Tuesday in the #Studio

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

  1. Stay up late with each other after all the professors go to sleep. Support one another.
  2. You can’t think your way through an art problem. As John Cage said, “Work comes from work.”

Drawing: What do you STILL have to do?

How can you use your developed skills from this drawing and move forward to your NEXT drawing? https://whatiamlearningnow.files.wordpress.com/2014/03/wp-1396177324724.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • As you look back on this drawing – what is the ONE AREA you are uncertain about in the work?
  • Let’s END CLASS WITH THIS… Episode 1 – Work of Art – CRITIQUE – Start at 27:00  and run a few minutes to see a critique.
  • Things to think about – back page of your RUBRIC and HERE – Questions to ask when writing about art.

Reflection: What do you FEAR about standing up in front of a class and TALKING about your art with the class of Artists? Name 3 FEARS…

Studio Art 360: Sketchbook

Cardboard Maquettes: Tony Smith’s Ideas: http://www.nashersculpturecenter.org/Images/Objects/yttztojo/1266-0-1976-Tony-Smith-One-Two-Three.jpg

Goals:

  • 10.1P: Document the process of developing ideas from early stages to fully elaborated ideas.
  • How can you use the skills you learn in CLASS from ONE Project help you develop skills that you can use in OTHER Projects – In THIS class, but more importantly – in OTHER aspects of your life? Give two examples. 

Reflection: From ALL the sketched you created, thinking about cubes, cylinders, pyramids – which ideas do you think are the strongst COMPOSITIONALLY – this is going to be 3D.

AP Studio Art: LAST DAY to Work on your Work of Art inspired by Work Of Art! 

Art as a MOUNTAIN! WOW! http://www.agnesdenesstudio.com/img/works4/works4.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • Where are you struggling with ideas as you resolve your artwork and plan your next two concentration works? What is it about FINDING YOUR VOICE? What did you take away from yesterday’s crit?

Reflection: What bit of advice did you get from your classmates that you will be able to put to use? What bit of advice did you give that might be used elsewhere? What are your goals for the next work(s) that will show your development?

Advanced Drawing: RESOLVE the DRAWING!

YUM YUM Yuck: https://ihabdines.files.wordpress.com/2012/06/mcdonalds-bag.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • As you look back on this drawing – what is the ONE AREA you are uncertain about in the work?
  • Let’s END CLASS WITH THIS… Episode 1 – Work of Art – CRITIQUE – Start at 27:00  and run a few minutes to see a critique.
  • Things to think about – back page of your RUBRIC and HERE – Questions to ask when writing about art.

Reflection: What do you ENJOY, as ADVANCED DRAWING ARTISTS about standing up in front of a class and TALKING / LISTENING about your art with the class of Artists? Name 3 LESSONS / LIKES…