Where is #MrKorb? #NEAE16 again… NOPE… #YouthFrontiers

Special Thanks to ALL the #NAEA16 Leaders for the 2016 Conference in #Chicago. This was a great experience! Thank you all.

Drawing: MUSIC and ART ONLINE!

What a face! how will you draw it?  http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3060/2605312538_01f09a2356.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.1Ac: Individually or collaboratively formulate new creative problems based on student’s existing artwork.
  • When it comes to drawing the FACE, what features do you have the hardest time with?  Why do you think that you have the hardest time with that feature?

Reflection: What are the least successful aspect of the facial features that you drew out today? What do you feel makes them LEAST successful? Is it the same as you though in the beginning of the class?

Studio Art 360: TEXTURE – COLLAGE it BEARDEN style

Sarah Eisenlohr and her collage. http://cdn.gestalten.com/media/catalog/product/cache/3/image/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/t/h/theageofcollage_web_5.jpeg

Goals:

  • 1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.
  • What are the textures you are hoping to work into your collage (remember that this will be translated into a SCULPTURE)?
  •  BOOK: http://usshop.gestalten.com/age-of-collage.html
    • Let’s Look at Romare Bearden for a bit to give you a better understanding… HERE

Reflection: How is the collage coming along? What is ONE VERY SUCCESSFUL aspect to the work SO FAR? What is one area you are having a CHALLENGE with?

AP Studio Art: Figurative Art –  Richard Diebenkorn

Richard Diebenkorn and MOVEMENT! What do you see as being SIMILAR in ideas to what we are doing with Duchamp? http://www.artnet.com/Magazine/features/klein/Images/klein10-29-10.jpg

Goals:

  • Envision: Learning to picture mentally what cannot be directly observed, and imagine possible next steps in making a piece.
  • Look at YESTERDAY’s day 4 Drawing – What is working with how you initially ENVISIONED the drawing? What are you going to do to IMPROVE it today to create an AUTHENTIC artwork?

Reflection: What are you doing in your ARTIST’s BRAIN to make PERSONAL CONNECTIONS with this drawing? Notice we are looking at RICHARD DIEBENKORN? Tomorrow – we take a moment and look at HIM and his ideas… Richard Diebenkorn

Advanced Drawing: 50 Sheets of Paper – FINAL DAYS THIS WEEK!

Christine Mackey: Lots of ideas… http://gallery.limerick.ie/media/Media,10281,en.jpg

Goals:

  • Envision: Learning to picture mentally what cannot be directly observed, and imagine possible next steps in making a piece.
  • What are three VERY SPECIFIC things you are doing TODAY to get this gigantic undertaking done for tomorrow? How has your vision changed or been the same since the beginning of the art making process – EXPLAIN. 

Reflection: TOMORROW and THURSDAY we are going to HANG THEM UP and CRITRIQUE… What is ONE THING that you have seen change DRAMATICALLY in the drawing – process – product – ideas – WHAT WHY?

#Friday in the #ArtStudio – #3Reflections and #13Rules

What is Art?Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings.” Agnes Martin – Art In America (p.124, 1996)

Drawing: Trading Cards DUE MONDAY!

Edgar Degas: Dancer: http://www.frenchdrawings.org/images/hpt/1950.12.659.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.
  • How have you considered the ideas of EXECUTION, COMPOSITION, and CHARACTER in the process of making your art? List how you have thought of ONE of them as you have made your trading cards? If you HAVEN’T… maybe you should consider them as you are making your art.

Reflection: Looking at the artworks by various artists throughout this week – what styles do you prefer? Real, abstract, somewhere in between?

Studio Art 360: Trading Cards DUE MONDAY!

Broadway Boogie Woogie – Piet MOndrian: http://uploads2.wikiart.org/images/piet-mondrian/broadway-boogie-woogie-1943.jpg!Blog.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.
  • How have you considered the ideas of EXECUTION, COMPOSITION, and CHARACTER in the process of making your art? List how you have thought of ONE of them as you have made your trading cards? If you HAVEN’T… maybe you should consider them as you are making your art.

Reflection: Looking at the artworks by PIET MONDRIAN from this week – what do you think about the fact that the ABSTRACT WORK we saw was made by the same man that could draw realistically, and expressionistically?

AP Studio Art: Art and Fear – DUE THURSDAY! Chapter 1 – TONIGHT at MIDNIGHT!

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Goals:

  • 2.3Ad: Demonstrate in works of art or design how visual and material culture defines, shapes, enhances, inhibits, and/or empowers people’s lives.
  • Last day THIS WEEK to work on this breadth piece. How has it felt to be NOT working on your CONCENTRATION works this week? Give yourself a few sentences to reflect.

Reflection: What are you going to be working on this weekend to resolve your work?

Advanced Drawing: PAGE 28 – HOMEWORK FOR THE WEEKEND!

Richard Diebenkorn: https://mhsart2m.wikispaces.com/file/view/klein10-29-10.jpg/241261721/378×460/klein10-29-10.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.
  • How have you considered the ideas of EXECUTION, COMPOSITION, and CHARACTER in the process of making your art? List how you have thought of ONE of them as you have made your trading cards? If you HAVEN’T… maybe you should consider them as you are making your art.

Reflection: Looking at the artworks by Richard Dibenkorn from this week – what do you think about the fact that the WORK we saw was made by the same man that could draw realistically, and expressionistically?

#Welcome to the #NewSemester and #Classes

What is Art? “Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings.” Agnes Martin – Art In America (p.124, 1996)

Agnes Martin: https://classconnection.s3.amazonaws.com/48/flashcards/1897048/png/9-13E9563092A7A8358AE.png

Drawing: Elements and Principles

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Goals:

  • 2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.
  • What are a FEW THINGS that visually stand out to you from this painting by Vincent Van Gogh? List 3 please.

Reflection: What are 3 things you hope to learn in this room? END OF CLASS – Stand up in a circle – Think about what you are hoping to learn – in ONE WORD (and you cannot repeat another person’s comment) Your name and then your word. That’s it. Speak it out loud.

Studio Art 360:

Composition A – Piet Mondrian: http://uploads2.wikiart.org/images/piet-mondrian/composition-a-1923.jpg!Blog.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.
  • What are a FEW THINGS that visually stand out to you from this painting by Piet Mondrian? List 3 please.

Reflection: What are 3 things you hope to learn in this room? END OF CLASS – Stand up in a circle – Think about what you are hoping to learn – in ONE WORD (and you cannot repeat another person’s comment) Your name and then your word. That’s it. Speak it out loud.

AP Studio Art:

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Goals:

  • 1.1 Ad: Visualize and hypothesize to generate plans for ideas and directions for creating art and design that can affect social change.
  • Art and Fear had a lot to offer. Open the book and look through the chapters… What chapter do you feel you MIGHT relate to you the most  Based SOLELY on the title of the chapter (may not be fair)  –  and WHY?

Reflection: What chapter did you decide to use for this next piece? What is ONE of the aspects of the theme you feel you will be working through?

Advanced Drawing:

https://drawingowu.files.wordpress.com/2011/10/aa077439.jpg Silverware… Richard Dibenkorn

Goals:

  • 2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.
  • What are a FEW THINGS that visually stand out to you from this work by Richard Diebenkorn? List 3 please.

Reflection: What are 3 things you hope to learn in this Class? END OF CLASS – Stand up in a circle – Think about what you are hoping to learn – in ONE WORD (and you cannot repeat another person’s comment) Your name and then your word. That’s it. Speak it out loud.

#I’mBack – #Art on a #Monday – better than a #FunDay

WHO’S FAILING? Whose failing in the attempts but still coming out on top? Whose failing because they are NOT DOING THEIR WORK? HUGE DIFFERENCE!

Never feel shame for trying and failing, for he who never failed is he who never tried.” – Og Mandino

Painting and Advanced Painting: Painting and Color Schemes

Julian Schnabel – Texture / additive: http://www.saatchigallery.com/aipe/imgs/schnabel/divan.jpg

Goals: 

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • What do you know about the process of using ACRYLIC paints? What are you worried about?

Reflection / Evaluation: What did you do today with ACRYLICS that taught you something? What was that learning? Write out 2 things you NEED TO REMEMBER!

Studio Art 360: Collage and Texture – Romare Bearden

Sit Down and LISTEN! Romare Bearden: http://www.artsobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/IMG_8039.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.
  • How did you use texture in the previous work that you enjoyed? How could you use the idea to create new works to represent something more?

Reflection / Evaluation: Write a ONE SPECIFIC ASPECT about your work that tells you TOMORROW what you’ll need to remember about the ART of COLLAGE! Describe how you used Frottage, Grattage, and Decalcomania in the work.

AP Studio Art: Figure Drawing Critique – OPEN CANVAS CALENDAR!

The CRITIQUE – What have you got to say? https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2015/10/e21d4-11117186_359882997534528_866387996_n.jpg

Goals:

  • 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 did the NEW ADDITION of TIME with the figure drawing do to help you better realize the image / composition you created? How did the PROCESS help you?

Reflection / Evaluation:  As you look back on the development of your composition, what are especially satisfied about? What are 3 things that you feel are successful compositionally? What did you add to the critique?

Drawing: MID CRIT – Look at the RUBRIC

Kandinsky at the Guggenehim.
Kandinsky at the Guggenheim. Thank you ArtBabble…

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • What techniques are working for you in this work? How will you talk about the the struggles and successes you are having?

Reflection / Evaluation: What did you LEARN about your work or that of your classmates from today’s critique?

#Week2 – #EnPleinAir Painting

Plein Air Paintings – How are you doing outside?

Figure on a Porch, Richard Dibenkorn, 1959. http://goo.gl/zBrtt
  • NVAS: 1.1P: Use multiple approaches to begin creative endeavors.
  • Question to begin with: Read over the thoughts I’ve added and look over your paintings from last week. Take a minute and think about it all – what are 3 things that stand out to you as you look at the works as being STRONG elements of the work? What are 2 things that stand out to you as areas that are WEAKER in nature and require additional efforts. What is 1 thing you are REALLY LOOKING FORWARD TO this week?

End of the Day Reflection (use the back of this page for more reflection space): How has the first painting from today helped you to develop the second painting for the day? Elaborate with examples from your paintings. We looked at the different types of compositions (8?) and then went out and painted, how did looking at the various types of compositions help you develop (or simply be more aware) of the compositions you set up today?

#Friday? Where did the week GO?

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Even Magritte knows to make sure his eyes are covered when cutting wood in Art Class.

Aim higher in case you fall short.” ― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

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Studio Art 360 – Color Schemes and POP Art

Andy and his Soup Cans… http://blog.jess3.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Andywarhol_CampbellsSoup-2.jp

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • How can your ideas (not just about Soup Cans or Today’s Products) be used in other classes or aspects of your life to share and explain more about you? To let the world know what is important to you?

What are the challenges you have been having with this process? What colors have you begun using and how easy / hard has this been for you?. Did you need or offer help from / to a classmate? Collaboration is ESSENTIAL to solving problems.

Painting – CANVAS CONSTRUCTION! Color Schemes and the RESOLUTION of the ABSTRACT Composition!

Ah Dibenkorn… http://images.huffingtonpost.com/2012-02-27-estengerOP96.JPG

Goals:

  • G: 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • What do you need to do in order to be READY to transfer your image up to the canvas on MONDAY? Study Halls? After School? Before School? PROCESS!!! THIS IS HUGE!

Successful in the process? Finished? What did you accomplish today and how did you help your classmate out? 

AP Studio Art – Concentration Time!

What? How COOL is this work? Take the portrait and do THIS with it… then you have something! http://www.francoise-nielly.com/

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.
  • What are you planning on doing TODAY to set yourself up for a productive WEEKEND? What is your body of work centered on? Drawing? 2D Design? How do you see this in your thumbnail sketches / planning drawings?

 

What did you accomplish today? What do you need to do tomorrow?  Developing Still Life works, concentration work. How can you develop your OWN voice?

#AndyWarhol and the #Campbell’sSoupCan – #POPArt

Aim higher in case you fall short.” ― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

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Studio Art 360 – Color Schemes and POP Art

I DO Love Soup! http://www.yareah.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/andy_warhol_campbells_soup.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • The artist Andy Warhol and his use of Color Theory POP ART and REPETITION – What does YOUR object say about YOUR generation or the time you are in now?

Self – evaluation Share image with your classmate and explain the process of measuring and transferring images.

Painting – CANVAS CONSTRUCTION! Color Schemes and the RESOLUTION of the ABSTRACT Composition!

Ocean Park… How do you see your work relating to the work of Diebenkorn? Any ways it is similar? Any way it is different? http://uploads5.wikiart.org/images/richard-diebenkorn/ocean-park-no-32.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • Consider the layering and transparency of the images / colors… what does this visually do for you, the painter? What does it do visually for the audience?

What is the ONE aspect of the construction of the canvas you are struggling with? While there are MANY advantages to the building of a canvas… what is a disadvantage to the building of a canvas?

AP Studio Art – Concentration Time!

Georgia O’Keefe and HER concentration of work. How can you use the CLOSE UP as potential for your body of work? http://bloximages.chicago2.vip.townnews.com/poststar.com/content/tncms/assets/v3/editorial/e/e4/ee4d5c24-1e4f-11e3-8f90-001a4bcf887a/52362a2291c2c.preview-620.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.
  • What are you focusing on with your work? How are you solving the problems of this and next weeks 3 artworks?

What did you accomplish today? What do you need to do tomorrow?

#Cambell’sSoup and #POPart What are YOU #Concentrating on?

Aim higher in case you fall short.” ― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

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Studio Art 360 – Color Schemes and POP Art

REPETITION of ANDY WARHOL and his work. REPETITION and REPATITION… http://garygarthmccann.files.wordpress.com/2014/04/andywarhol2-2.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • We are going to DRAW our LOGO onto a piece of 5.5″ x 7″ OR 3.5″ x 11″ piece of paper BEFORE we do our painting… How are we going to use that paper drawing to DUPLICATE the image onto our 11″ x 14″ Canvas Board?

This Video is about 11 minutes – PAY ATTENTION! Make SURE you have your LOGO or your Product image here for TOMORROW!

What is it that you especially enjoy about the product you are going to use in your painting? How do you RELATE to it? How does it RELATE to you?

Painting – CANVAS CONSTRUCTION! Color Schemes and the RESOLUTION of the ABSTRACT Composition!

Scale of a Diebenkorn – BIG!https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/a1884-ocma2.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments. A:
  • How are you coming along in the process of the painting construction? What is a benefit that you can see in learning how to build a canvas?

While there are MANY advantages to the building of a canvas… what is a disadvantage to the building of a canvas?

AP Studio Art – Concentration Time!

Collection of MORANDI – His 50+ years of concentration. http://www.itrlac.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Morandi.jpg

GOALS:

  • G: NETS: Use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively.
  • With a lot to accomplish in two weeks and little input from me… how are you going to manage your time effectively? Website can be done on own time. Sketching / making art – own time / study hall / before / after school…

What 3 questions do you have about the ideas of a concentration?

#Canvas #Building #Color Theory and #Concentration

Aim higher in case you fall short.” ― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

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Studio Art 360 – Color Schemes and POP Art

What COLOR SCHEMES do you see in the Andy Warhol Paintings? http://templetonartlit.files.wordpress.com/2011/10/18_warhol_-_four_colored_campbells_soup_can.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • What is the PRODUCT Advertisement that you brought in today and how does that company use color to represent it? What is the OPPOSITE of that color Scheme?

What 4 color schemes do you think you are going to use for your composition?

Painting – CANVAS CONSTRUCTION! Color Schemes and the RESOLUTION of the ABSTRACT Composition!

Richard Diebenkorn Ocean Park #11 – https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/88c58-6a01157246cc69970b0168eb7ed82a970c-pi.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1Ac: Recognize and describe personal aesthetic and empathetic responses to the natural world and constructed environments.
  • What is one question you have about the process of building a canvas? Ask around and see if your classmates can help you resolve those questions before you begin to build.

What stage are you confused about in the process of building the canvas? How can you offer assistance in the process with your classmates.

AP Studio Art – Concentration Time! Yahoo!

What is the BODY of your work going to look like. Gustav Klimt’s looks like this! http://cdn.european-traveler.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/klimt-belvedere-vienna-570×379.jpg

GOALS:

    • NETS: Use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively
    • How do you plan on moving forward with your body of work – REVIEW THE IDEAS in the AP HANDOUT about CONCENTRATIONS – SLIDE SHOW from AP CONFERENCE. 5 thumbnails THREE FINAL WORKS in TWO WEEKS.

    What is your CONCENTRATION going to be about? SHARE YOUR IDEAS with your neighbor and MAKE A NOTE in your head as to where you are.