Welcome to Visual Arts!

 

Visual Arts links related to classwork:

 

Last semester we created cityscapes. Look at this link to see how an established artist created cityscapes using collage: http://www.archdaily.com/781188/the-spirit-of-cities-captured-in-collage

 

We recently viewed the work of JR, a French street artist turned fine art celebrity. Here is his website – http://www.jr-art.net – here is one of his Ted Talks – https://www.ted.com/talks/jr_one_year_of_turning_the_world_inside_out?language=en and here is the link to his exhibit on Ellis Island – https://www.saveellisisland.org/gallery/unframed-ellis-islan d-by-jr-photo-gallery/

 

Portraits:

Steve McCurry – Photographer known for his portraits – http://stevemccurry.com/galleries/portraits

 

An African tribe who loves beauty and fashion – http://www.messynessychic.com/2015/09/29/the-male-beauty-contest-of-the-sahara-desert/?utm_content=buffera1070&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

Art news unrelated to classwork:

 

Look at photos to see inside the New York City home of Louise Bourgeos, a famous French artist who helped the art world see from a woman’s perspective – http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/24/arts/design/a-look-inside-louise-bourgeoiss-home-just-how-she-left-it.html?WT.mc_id=2016-KWP-AUD_DEV&WT.mc_ev=click&ad-keywords=AUDDEVREMARK&kwp_0=94215&kwp_4=475550&kwp_1=264192&_r=1

 

Kid’s Drawing turned into real inventions – http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/inventors-project-kids-inventions

 

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