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As we have seen over the past few weeks, art was often used to tell the life sto

As we have seen over the past few weeks, art was often used to tell the life stories of important Biblical figures and Saints. These took the form of stained glass windows, manuscript illuminations, or panel paintings in the case of the Berlinghieri painting discussed in a video in the Learning Module this week. For this discussion, I would like you to think about how you would tell the life story of a real, historical person you admire (not a…

For this assignment you will utilize the links below: https://www.theartstory.or

For this assignment you will utilize the links below: https://www.theartstory.org/movement/minimalism/ (Links to an external site.) https://www.theartstory.org/movement/conceptual-art/ For part one of this assignment you will compare and contrast these two movements of art. Describe how they are similar and how they are different. For part two of this assignment you will select an artist from each movement, and one of their works of art to compare and contrast. How is the work an example of the movement? How are they similar…

You are to read closely Roland Barthes’s key book, Camera Lucida, and explore it

You are to read closely Roland Barthes’s key book, Camera Lucida, and explore its ideas and terms as a basis for an interpretation of one photograph, by a photographer associated with the “New York School.” Your essay should include: 1. A main thesis statement. 2. a formal analysis of the photograph, and give specific and prolonged attention to Barthes’ ideas, explaining them to your reader. 3. What are Barthes’ key claims about photography? 4. What crucial insights of the text…

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/7-ways-technology-is-changing-how-ar

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/7-ways-technology-is-changing-how-art-is-made-180952472/ Summarize the article, and include your personal reaction to the information in the article. Based on the information in the article perform further research into artists who use technology in their creations. Choose an artist to provide as an example, and include 2 images of their work. Explain why technology is vital to the creation of the work, as well as the message of the work. Write a minimum of 250 words.

For this assignment you will further explore Land art and Earth works. Choose th

For this assignment you will further explore Land art and Earth works. Choose three works of art to discuss. Include at least three photos of the works (one of each work). Write 300 words describing how these works were made, the intent of the artist and how they fit into the description of what land art is. Use these works as examples to answer the questions, What is land art? What are Earth Works about? How is the temporal aspect…

1. familiarize yourself and research the issue surrounding the recent Basquiat’s

1. familiarize yourself and research the issue surrounding the recent Basquiat's exhibition at the Guggenheim. I would like you to give a summary of what happened in regard to the Guggenheim treating Ch. LaBouvier and give your opinion on the consequences this issue has had or should have? Cite some of the sources/press on this etc. This relates to how relevant Basquiat's art is for us still today! Start with telling us who is Chaédria LaBouvier and what happened in…

Write a paper (third paper) You need to discuss a small exhibition of 5-6 works

Write a paper (third paper) You need to discuss a small exhibition of 5-6 works of art in NYC, FIT campus, your hometown, etc. that you will curate. You will need to include analyses of your selected works. Think about having the availability of a gallery space and think as a curator. You may think about this paper as a proposal for an exhibition. Therefore you need to convince whomever that your exhibition and its theme matter today. After you…

Below are the instructions my teacher wants us to use. I have already picked out

Below are the instructions my teacher wants us to use. I have already picked out the photographer. I picked Margaret Bourke-White (1904-1971). please be sure to include CItions. The Research Paper is a formal 5-page paper that allows you to demonstrate your ability to research and discuss the life and career of a photographer selected from the Research Paper Gallery of Photographers. In addition to discussing the photographer's life and career, you will also identify and discuss your chosen photographer's…

Identify an arts organization of interest – look up their board membership. If a

Identify an arts organization of interest – look up their board membership. If an organization has a large board, you may focus on key members or select a different organization. Write down the names of the board members. Then, research this person and find out how they earn a living, or what they do for a living or business, and wire that down next to their name. If they are independently wealthy, write that down instead. Be prepared to do…