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).
Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baroque
WebMuseum - http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/glo/baroque/
ArtLex.com - http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/b/baroque.html
WorldWide Art Resources - http://wwar.com/masters/movements/baroque.html
youtube videos: There are numerous – here are a few….
Baroque Art - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6kDg9PZvwXs
Baroque and Rococo Art - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-a-PYpfqV8&feature=related
Essential Baroque - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5HFNvi3ZwU&feature=related
Gianlorenzo Bernini - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GX0KOPcMC3Y&feature=related
Caravaggio - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MYstF1ohbA0&feature=PlayList&p=F80178CE16ED989F&playnext=1&playnext_from=PL&index=3
Rembrandt Himself - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKc-EDHwGN8&feature=PlayList&p=F80178CE16ED989F&index=5
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.
http://emptyeasel.com/art-tutorials/ - painting and drawing tips
We were shown a number of examples by the great Spanish painter, Sarolla.
Joaquin Sarolla - http://www.saint-andre.com/thoughts/sorolla.html
Wikipedia on Sarolla - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/JoaquÃn_Sorolla_y_Bastida
Wednesday Photography Class
Presentations on photographers – Photographers presented so far…..
Nadar - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nadar_(photographer)
Eadweard Muybridge - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eadweard_Muybridge
Philippe Halsman - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippe_Halsman
Arnold Newman - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arnold_Newman
Robert Doisneau - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baroque_sculpture
Pre-Columbian - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre-Columbian_art
Cycladic - http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/ecyc/hd_ecyc.htm
Celtic - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celtic_art
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.