#NewWeek #NewWorks #LetsGo!

“Never tell a young person that anything cannot be done. God may have been waiting centuries for someone ignorant enough of the impossible to do that very thing.” — John Andrew Holmes

I Love this video… ENJOY!

Drawing: YOUR PORTRAITS!

Henri Matisse at the Art Institute of Chicago: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebLarge/WebImg_000260/196879_3116026.jpg

Goals:

  • 5.1Ac: Evaluate, select, and apply methods or processes appropriate to display artwork in a specific place.
  • What is one of the biggest lessons you learned in the creation of the FAUVIST / Kehinde Wiley Self-Portrait over the past 4 weeks? 
    • Fill out the Google Form and then 3) insert images from today into the GOOGLE DOCUMENT.
    • SHARED FOLDER OF IMAGES HERE

Reflection: How did you feel to see your work all wrapped up and finished, hanging in the hallways and up for all to see? 

Studio Art 360: The Grid – Let’s Review…

Andy Warhol – SIMPLIFIED A LOT! http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebLarge/WebImg_000338/265141_4009202.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • Looking at the portrait of yourself that you have created a tracing of, what portion of the face do you feel is going to be the most challenging to transfer ONE SQUARE AT A TIME and WHY?

Reflection: How many squares did you get transferred up to the canvas today? COUNT THEM and do some math. 88 squares minus what you got done today… this is what you have left. How much more for this week? 

HERE’s where were headed with this! Andy Warhol at MoMA.

AP Studio Art: Senior Exhibition Time!

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/photos/2012/01/17/Alzheimers_photo_t754x500.jpg?e2ab5d5ff800159b25286787e4d07e06ad4e5dea

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • What have your previous works of art been this year and how have you been planning the NEW and Important ideas out for your work based on the work of the residents of Waterford Senior Living? HOW DOES INSPIRATION FROM OTHERS WORK HELP or CHALLENGE YOU? 

Reflection: What ideas have you come up with? What materials are you using that help you to challenge yourself? How does it fit into your current body of work?  How does it REACH OUT into NEW IDEAS? 

Advanced Drawing: Your Work!

Squeak Carnwath and a SERIES of WORKS!http://lh3.ggpht.com/_2MqkzpICYFQ/SkRrwZ-FhRI/AAAAAAAAB7g/qVhUM6qGTBA/Carnwath3.jpg?imgmax=800

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • What do you see as your strongest bit of growth over the past semester in the Advanced Drawing course? N: Read handout – look at concentration images from AP Site.
  • Handout HERE.

Reflection: What ideas have you come up with? What materials are you considering as you think about moving forward?

#Monday in the #Arts… What did YOU do this weekend? #WIArtChat

“If you don’t like change, you’ll like irrelevance even less” General Eric Shinseki

My Weekend: Let’s Look HERE!

Taliesin – Frank LLoyd Wright’s Home and School

Drawing: FAUVISM and CONTEMPORARY PORTRAITS!

WWHT? What would Henri think? http://www.henrimatisse.org/images/Henri-Matisse.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • Two days left… Now that you are more aware of the use of pastels and covering larger spaces faster (large to small, general to specific) how do you feel the drawing has progressed?
    • NEXT WEEK we are going to 1) make photographs of the work we have RIGHT NOW and 2) go to the COMPUTER LAB (Laptops). Fill out the Google Form http://goo.gl/forms/3q3rPakz8m and then 3) insert images from today into the GOOGLE DOCUMENT.

Reflection: Step back and look over your classmates work… what has been the biggest success from you classmate? 

Studio Art 360: COLOR and YOU!

Andy Andy Andy… http://www.moma.org/wp/moma_learning/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Warhol.-Self-Portrait-393×395.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 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.
  • QUIZ TIME! Get out a sheet of sketchbook paper and pencil!

Reflection: Assignment – FOR TOMORROW- Make sure you have your SELFIE made for the SELF-PORTRAIT in the style of Andy Warhol.

ASSIGNMENT FOR MONDAY – Bring in a FEW FULL FACE SELFIES – Black and White or Color – OR EMAIL them to me… This is the UPCOMING ASSIGNMENT Requirement…

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HERE’s where were headed with this! Andy Warhol at MoMA.

AP Studio Art: EXAMS! YIKES!

How’s your PORTFOLIO? https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2015/05/13eac-110520122437.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • What are your answers to your AP Online uploads? Are they concise? Are they thorough? Do they answer the questions effectively? 

Reflection: Are you ready for TUESDAY? Both online and on mounting boards? 

Advanced Drawing: Critique!

Jim Dine’s Self Portrait! https://d32dm0rphc51dk.cloudfront.net/X2X3-mp8VUIDH7fiyyM-uQ/tall.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • What are two ideas that you have taken away from this idea of the PROCESS of drawing rather than the idea of the PRODUCT?

Reflection: What is one skill that you are going to think about, keep in the mind as you move forward as successful and hard looking drawers? 

#Portraits in the #ArtStudio and #Watercolors in #Studio360 (art that is)

“The Earth without ART is just… eh.”

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

  • OTHER: Cap of 35 Students – 7 SPOTS LEFT!
  • 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)

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

http://www.artsunlight.com/artist-photo/Henri-Matisse/girl-with-a-black-cat-by-Henri-Matisse-027.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • How does this painting by Matisse look different than the previous work we saw? What are aspects of the FAUVISTS that you are REALLY getting your brain around in this drawing? 

Reflection: What was the most challenging aspect of this drawing for you to draw?Why was this most difficult way to go? What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation? 

Studio Art 360: COLOR and YOU!

What’s Picasso’s Color Scheme HERE? Don’t Know? Let’s Talk! http://www.dailyartfixx.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/Acr%C3%B3bata-y-joven-arlequ%C3%ADn-Pablo-Picasso-Rose-Period-1905.jpg

Goals:

  • 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.
  • Why (again) is it important for an artist to choose colors CAREFULLY as they are developing a composition / artwork? What might the RIGHT colors do in an image versus the “wrong” colors?  
  •  Assignment – FOR FRIDAY REPEAT THE ASSIGNMENT from above. MAGAZINE on SELFIES – Scholastic Art Magazine – May 2016

Reflection:  Review with neighbors the relationships of the colors on the color wheel? When you look in your closet… what COLORS do you think you have the most of hanging? Why do you think that you have more of that color than others?

ASSIGNMENT FOR MONDAY – Bring in a FEW FULL FACE SELFIES – Black and White or Color – OR EMAIL them to me… This is the UPCOMING ASSIGNMENT Requirement…

Mr. Korb's Selfie!
Mr. Korb’s Selfie!

HERE’s where were headed with this! Andy Warhol at MoMA.

AP Studio Art: Portrait of One Another

Portraits: http://www.absolutearts.com/portfolio3/s/steen/Squared-1336615123.jpg

Goals:

  •  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.
  • TOMORROW is the LAST DAY TO DRAW / CREATE / RESOLVE your portrait… what are THREE THINGS you need to FINISH and FIX and RESOLVE? Look at it with that CRITICAL EYE.

Reflection:  YEP – REFLECT AGAIN…  Step back – SHUSH – 3 minutes left of class – What did you accomplish today? Do you need to take this home to resolve for MONDAY’s CRIT? Take your rubric and BEGIN to fill it out! 

Advanced Drawing: Jim Dine

Skeleton Shared Album HERE

Jim Dine Self Portrait: http://web.carteret.edu/keoughp/AFA%20images/Drawing/Jim%20Dine/jimDine-portrait%20of%20Chuch%20Close.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • How did spending a FULL period on the work and NOT having to erase it help you move the process forward? Are you still afraid of erasing a drawing as you progress through it?   Jim Dine Drawing of Chuck Close

Reflection: What are you struggling with in the drawing today? What HELD YOU BACK?

#Art at the Midpoint (of the week) – Where are #YOU?

“The Earth without ART is just… eh.”

WHOSE IN? 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)

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

Madame Matisse – Where we started! http://cdn.bartongalleries.com/paintings/800/050242_Matisse_Madame%20Matisse.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • Take a look at your previous day’s work – where did you struggle the most with the idea of the portrait? Where did you succeed the most? How do you use the ideas of chiaroscuro to better define the ideas of form (in the face especially)?

Reflection: What was the most challenging way to draw? Why was this most difficult way to go? What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation?

Studio Art 360: COLOR and YOU!

Color Schemes? What are they here? https://agraphicworld2.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/monopoly_pennsylvania_green.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  •  We spoke about 4 color schemes yesterday – WHAT ARE THEY? WRITE them out and HOW THEY can be defined. Ask your neighbors – do NOT use your notes.

Reflection: Review with neighbors the relationships of the colors on the color wheel? QUIZ one another on the names, types and relationships of the colors. What were the most CHALLENGING COLORS for you to mix? Which were the easiest to work with? ASSIGNMENT FOR FRIDAY – Bring in a FEW FULL FACE SELFIES – Black and White or Color – OR EMAIL them to me… This is the UPCOMING ASSIGNMENT Requirement…

AP Studio Art: Portrait of One Another

Portrait? Hpw’s it going? https://img1.etsystatic.com/068/1/6145735/il_570xN.750783775_c3dw.jpg

Goals:

  • 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 have you done that is  NEW in this work – 2 things? What are you LEARNING in this work – 2 things. 

Reflection:  Ok –  Step back – SHUSH – 3 minutes left of class – WHAT DO YOU START WITH TOMORROW?

Advanced Drawing: Jim Dine

Skeleton Shared Album HERE

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

Goals:

  • 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?

Reflection: How does your drawing look in your own eyes? What did the process of ERASING the image in the beginning do for you?

@TTBOOK1 #Portriats and #Figure Drawing and #Sculpture #ART

this_american_life

“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 – Radio Host, This American Life

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

Kehinde Wiley and his works: http://images.nymag.com/arts/art/rules/art120430_rule6_1_560.jpg

Goals:

  • 6.1Ac: Make, explain, and justify connections between artists or artwork and social, cultural, and political history.
  • What do you feel is an aspect of your composition that you might struggle with (but will resolve in your preliminary drawings?

Reflection: What was the most challenging aspect of your drawing to get done today? How are you using OBSERVATION and COMPARISON – sighting in – to get your drawings set up correctly? 

Studio Art 360: Clay

Detail of a FINISHED WORK! Ed Hamilton: http://edhamiltonworks.com/images/lincoln/bas_relief/north%20and%20south%20no.%202_detail.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  • What portions of your sculpture do you see as ADDITIVE, SUBTRACTIVE, and MANIPULATIVE? Describe in DETAIL the areas – use imagery as descriptors. MID-CRIT with the RUBRIC.

Reflection: What was the biggest challenge you had with using clay and creating a three dimensional artwork – PAUSE 10 minutes before the end of class.

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

Molly Crabapple – Artist and topic of TTBooK: http://i.huffpost.com/gen/1793137/images/n-MOLLY-CRABAPPLE-628×314.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2Ad: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices, following or breaking established conventions, to plan the making of multiple works of art and design based on a theme, idea, or concept.
  • If you were to want to get to know someone better, what are a few questions that you would ask? Not superficial questions, but the kind of question that really helps you get to know someone… Please log onto THIS DOCUMENT and enter your question. 

Reflection: What are you thinking about after we have spent another day listening to a radio show about making art?

Advanced Drawing: Skeleton – Shared Album HERE

Edgar Degas Drawing – http://www.frenchdrawings.org/images/hpt/1950.12.659.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • What was successful in the series of drawings you did yesterday? How did the STRONGEST DRAWING stand out among the rest of them? Mark making? Line? Variation?

Reflection: Next week – LONGER FIGURE DRAWINGS – What are 3 STRENGTHS you had today? What is the BIGGEST CHALLENGE you faced today? 

#WhatHappened? I #Failed to post on time…

REMEMBER THIS FOLKS! http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/ij/images/imagination_einstein.gif

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

http://culturoid.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Andr%C3%A9-Derain-Henri-Matisse.jpeg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • What is successful in your artwork? What is the color scheme you are using? Share this with your neighbor.

Reflection: What is the progress of the drawing thus far? What is your neighbor doing well? What is your neighbor not doing successfully? Share your thoughts with your neighbors.

Studio Art 360: Clay

Ed Hamilton Site. http://edhamiltonworks.com/images/lincoln/bas_relief/slaves_detail.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  • How does working in three-dimensions make you think differently about the making of art than working on the collage (2D work) did?

Reflection: What are you seeing in the works of others that you find successful? What are they doing that YOU could learn from? PAUSE 10 minutes before the end of class. GIVE COMMENTS on the sticky note in front of their work.

AP Studio Art: Portfolio

http://www.chattingatthesky.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/art-and-fear.jpg

Goals:

  • 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • Choose TWO of the QUALITY works and describe differences you see in the skills you are representing.

Reflection: By choosing the 5 BEST works you have made is important in presenting your skills to an AP reading board, how do you see this as a larger life skill in presenting yourself in the best possible light? 

Advanced Drawing: Skeleton – Shared Album HERE

http://drawingacademy.com/images/drawings/Shoulder-and-Arm-16-3-by-Drawing-Academy.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • Back to the LONG BONE of the FEMUR – How can you use your understanding of the BONES of the ARMS and LEGS to help you make sure the DRAWING work – Look at the bending portions of the leg and arm… REALLY LOOK.  

Reflection: How will you use the knowledge of the shapes and joints to help you make the proportions CORRECT? Give some technique and ideas in your answer.

#Wednesday MidWeek… #ArtStudio

REMEMBER THIS FOLKS! http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/ij/images/imagination_einstein.gif

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

 

http://www.craftsy.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/498px-Henri_Matisse_Self-Portrait_in_a_Striped_T-shirt_1906.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • Take a look at your previous week’s works – where did you struggle the most with the idea of the portrait? Where did you succeed the most? How do you use the ideas of chiaroscuro and color to better define the ideas of form (in the face especially)?

Reflection: What was the most challenging part for you to draw that you LEARNED the most from? Why was this most difficult way to go and how do you see the LEARNING? What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation?

Studio Art 360: Clay

Early Sketches in Clay – STARTED ON PAPER! Ed Hamilton http://edhamiltonworks.com/images/lincoln/bas_relief/slave_9_whole.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  • What challenges did you have in getting started last week on Friday with the clay? REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS ARTWORK: Subtractive, Additive, and Manipulation to the clay. These techniques are REQUIRED in the FINAL Sculpture.

Reflection: What was the largest accomplishment you have in today’s work? EXPLAIN why it was an accomplishment.

AP Studio Art: Portfolio

What are you PROCEEDING with? https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/1e2ed-b2526oquotewomat-402525.jpg

Goals:

  • 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • What are 3 things that one of the 5 QUALITY works you’ve chosen do to represent the visual art abilities that you possess?

Reflection: When it comes to the making of art, what have you learned in the class about that part of being an artist?

Advanced Drawing: Skeleton – Shared Album HERE

Pelvis – TODAY’s Focus:  https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/a3/14/37/a31437c011c8617346bbbd7426bd52bd.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • How can you use another part of the body to help you determine the height and width of the pelvic area as you are drawing the human form? Where and how will you use measurements to help?

Reflection: When you look at the form of the figure today, how have you succeeded with the drawing of the form? What techniques / approaches have you used?

#Tuesday in the #ArtStudio

REMEMBER THIS FOLKS! http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/ij/images/imagination_einstein.gif

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

http://kehindewiley.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/KW-PA12-010-Saint-Denis.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art
  • Having looked through Matisse’s Portraits – How are you going to use the ideas of Kehinde Wiley and APPROPRIATING COMPOSITION to develop the ideas for your self portrait?

Reflection: How have you progressed with the use of photography and the Henri Matisse images to help you develop your understanding of composition and contemporary art? What do you think you are doing to develop the ideas of the late 1800’s and early 1900’s into the early 2000’s?

Studio Art 360: Clay

SKETCHBOOK DUE NEXT TUESDAY: Using a camera ON YOUR OWN TIME THIS WEEK RECREATE a famous painting, sculpture, drawing… Print out the photograph that you have created and also include the famous work of art that you were inspired by. Here are a few examples: Student Examples: https://goo.gl/Tvwv4X

Bird’s Nest – Van Gogh: http://www.vangoghgallery.com/catalog/image/JH0943/Bird’s-Nest.jpg

Goals:

  • G: 10.1P: Document the process of developing ideas from early stages to fully elaborated ideas.
  • Who was your artist for this week? What did you ENJOY about the process of creating a vignette of the painting, sculpture, photograph, etc? What was CHALLENGING – HOW?. 3 – 5 sentences to explain

Reflection: What three things can you do / are you going to do to to enhance your sketchbook drawing for next week’s grade? Look at and work with image from assignment sheet!

AP Studio Art: Portfolio

http://pad1.whstatic.com/images/thumb/1/16/Create-a-Photography-Portfolio-Step-3.jpg/aid1124386-728px-Create-a-Photography-Portfolio-Step-3.jpg

Goals:

  • 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • Get out your AP question answers… What are three things that stand out in your written answers that help the reader really understand the body of work that they are looking at.

Reflection: What did you get done today? If you step back from your 5 Quality works, what stands out as “DEVELOPMENT?” 

Advanced Drawing: Skeleton – Shared Album HERE

Ah – DaVinci! https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/ac/9f/78/ac9f782791c2cbcda3790b2fa73ddb7c.jpg Reflection:

Goals:

  • 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 will be most difficult about the TORSO portion of the body to draw? Why is this so?

Reflection: On the yellow sticky notes, go through the studio and write out one aspect of your classmates drawing that seems CORRECT. Explain why too. 

Happy #Monday – Time to #DRAW! #Preliminary #Sketches for #Sculpture

REMEMBER THIS FOLKS! http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/ij/images/imagination_einstein.gif

Drawing: PORTRAITS!

NEW PAGE on KORB’s Website: Facial Features!

http://www.artionado.com/Matisse/Images/Matisse/Matisse-Green-stripe.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • Take a look at your previous week’s works – where did you struggle? How do you use the ideas of chiaroscuro to better define the ideas of form?

Reflection: What was the most challenging way to draw? Why was this most difficult way to go? What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation?

Studio Art 360: Clay

SKETCHBOOK DUE NEXT TUESDAY: Using a camera ON YOUR OWN TIME THIS WEEK RECREATE a famous painting, sculpture, drawing… Print out the photograph that you have created and also include the famous work of art that you were inspired by. Here are a few examples: Student Examples: https://goo.gl/Tvwv4X

Bas Relief of Abraham Lincoln: Ed Hamillton http://edhamiltonworks.com/images/lincoln/bas_relief/bas_relief_young_lincoln.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  • What challenges did you have in getting started last week on Friday with the clay? REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS ARTWORK: Subtractive, Additive, and Manipulation to the clay. These techniques are REQUIRED in the FINAL Sculpture.
  • ALSO – Let’s Look at the DRAWINGS of Henry Moore Sculpture IdeasHERE

Reflection: What was the largest success you have in today’s work? Take a look at the rest of the classes work BEFORE we clean up. PAUSE 10 minutes before the end of class.

AP Studio Art: Portfolio

What are you going to FILL THIS WITH? http://www.artfire.com/uploads/product/5/695/17695/5417695/5417695/large/red_rope_paper_portfolio-23_x31_x2__503c5e7a.jpg

Goals:

  • 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • What are the best works you have in your portfolio and how do they represent the abilities that you possess? What have you said about the works that you have uploaded as your concentration?

Reflection: As last week – what do you need to complete so that you have a complete portfolio by Friday? List the them. Online too. Please REREAD your answers to the two AP online questions and review them for tomorrow. REALLY!

Advanced Drawing: Skeleton

Jim Dine in Madison with his “Skull” how can WE use the ideas of the skeleton to make our work stronger? http://news.wisc.edu/story_images/8672/large/Chazen_sculpture14_3751.JPG?1400081186

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • What is the longest bone in the body? How can you use your understanding of the figure to HELP you figure out proportions AS you are drawing?

Reflection: What aspect of the skull did you draw today that can help you understand the drawing of the head as you move forward in the idea of figure drawing? 

#100CansOfSoup – I could use a few!

“Failing Isn’t Bad When You Learn What Not To Do.” – Albert Einstein

Painting and Advanced Painting: Self Portrait – Wrap up by Next TUESDAY!

Vincent Van Gogh – GREAT LINK to EXPLORE the Museum deOrsay: http://www.musee-orsay.fr/typo3temp/zoom/tmp_ed428a7a52fefe94ad793f628cf5ab2b.gif

Goals: 

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • What specifically do you dislike or like about the use of the material that oil paint is? Please explain your thoughts. It is important to reflect on the work you are doing and the lessons that the new materials teach you.

Reflection / Evaluation:  What advances are you making in your painting today? Step back and have a 3 minute CONVERSATION with a classmate (or two). Allow some REAL TIME to have a REAL CONVERSATION here

Studio Art 360: Color Schemes – LET’S GO!

Andy Warhol – Gathering up ideas for his newest painting! http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/sothebys-pages/blogs/sothebysatauction/2013/10/warhol-campbells-soup-gristedes.jpg

Goals

  • 2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.
  • Take this can, bottle, object, whatever I have set out in front of you and REPEAT the idea in as many ways as you possibly can. Look at how Warhol used the store shelves as the impetus (idea) for so many of his artworks… The same image over and over and over.
Here is one of his MANY works: http://www.moma.org/explore/inside_out/inside_out/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/soup-cans-grid.jpg

Reflection / Evaluation:  What does the idea of REPETITION do help make an interesting (or not if you aren’t liking it) image in your sketchbook. How do you RESOLVE the idea for NEXT Week? 

AP Studio Art: Concentration / Concentrate

Lee Kranser at work: https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/dee38-pollack-leekrasnerwifecubism.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2Ad: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices, following or breaking established conventions, to plan the making of multiple works of art and design based on a theme, idea, or concept.
  • Looking at the NATIONAL STANDARDS (above) how are you using traditional (or better) BREAKING contemporary art making practices? Please give 2 specifics.

Reflection / Evaluation:  While we HAVE NOT EMPHASIZED this… How much work have you photographed, edited, and uploaded to the computer?  How can I help you?

Drawing: DRAW – Wrap up by Next TUESDAY!

Matisse – How’d he handle the background? How could you? http://images.metmuseum.org/CRDImages/ma/web-large/DT1777.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • Knowing that we are looking at today’s culture through the use of the photograph and the idea of the SnapChat technology. You may have chosen a DOMINANT COLOR Scheme to emphasize an emotion… what color scheme did you use and how are you expressing feeling through your drawing?
    • The Selfie – Listen and comment on one or two points that describe how YOU are using some f the ideas in your drawing for EXTRA CREDIT: http://www.wpr.org/listen/565351

Reflection / Evaluation: How are you using OBSERVATION to get your drawings set up correctly? How are you using OBSERVATION to reflect on the quality / skill you are developing?