Saturday, March 14, 2009

Art Centre: March 9-13, 2009

Art Centre: March 9-13, 2009
Central Technical School Art Centre:
Year Two: Week Twenty-three

Monday – Art History

Baroque power point dominated the class time. That and examples of the cultural art, music and style poster due soon. Two of us have done exactly the same era – The Sixties, Peter Max and the Beatles. Had discussions about my proposals for the Sculpture Garden and for the Intervention Project (with a partner).

Baroque Links
Wikipedia -
WebMuseum - -
WorldWide Art Resources -

youtube videos: There are numerous – here are a few….
Baroque Art -
Baroque and Rococo Art -
Essential Baroque -
Gianlorenzo Bernini -
Caravaggio -

Rembrandt Himself -

Wednesday Painting Class

This is the composition of the setup that I worked on in class. After the break we’ll begin to block in the composition with paint.

Links: - painting and drawing tips

We were shown a number of examples by the great Spanish painter, Sarolla.

Joaquin Sarolla -
Wikipedia on Sarolla -ín_Sorolla_y_Bastida

Wednesday Photography Class

Presentations on photographers – Photographers presented so far…..

Nadar -
Eadweard Muybridge -
Philippe Halsman -
Arnold Newman -
Robert Doisneau -

Thursday Sculpting Class

Presentations on Sculpting – Figurative work in various eras and contemporary sculptors whose work reflects those eras – Presented so far…

Baroque -
Pre-Columbian -
Cycladic -
Celtic -

Here are the notes for putting a base on the hydracal sculpture head and the pictures of the process.

Friday Life Drawing Class

These are the drawings produced in class.

2 minute gesture drawings

three 20-minute studies

Next week – March Break and the blog will be back the following week.

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