The Role of the Artist
The Role of the Artist• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways• Artists make a visual record of the pe...
• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.
• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.
• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.          Christo and Jean Claude            http://www.youtu...
• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.                  Yayoi Kusama                     Kusama wor...
• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.Yayoi Kusama
• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.Yayoi Kusama
Yayoi KusamaOBLITERATION ROOM
• Artists make a visual record of the people, places and  events of their time and place.      Rembrandt van Rijn         ...
• Artists make a visual record of the people, places and  events of their time and place.                        Pierre-Au...
• Artists make a visual record of the people, places and  events of their time and place.                        Duane Han...
• Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings)  more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with  meanin...
• Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings)  more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with  meanin...
• Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings)  more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with  meanin...
• Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings)  more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with  meanin...
• Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal  truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings                 n...
• Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal  truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings
• Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal  truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings
• Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal  truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings                  ...
• Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal  truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings                  ...
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  • Ch. 1 - Roles of the artist

    1. 1. The Role of the Artist
    2. 2. The Role of the Artist• Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways• Artists make a visual record of the people, places and events of their time and place.• Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings) more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with meaning.• Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings.
    3. 3. • Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.
    4. 4. • Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.
    5. 5. • Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways. Christo and Jean Claude http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfaBqZv3ZJ0
    6. 6. • Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways. Yayoi Kusama Kusama work samples
    7. 7. • Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.Yayoi Kusama
    8. 8. • Artists help us to see the world in new or innovative ways.Yayoi Kusama
    9. 9. Yayoi KusamaOBLITERATION ROOM
    10. 10. • Artists make a visual record of the people, places and events of their time and place. Rembrandt van Rijn Chuck Close
    11. 11. • Artists make a visual record of the people, places and events of their time and place. Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    12. 12. • Artists make a visual record of the people, places and events of their time and place. Duane Hanson
    13. 13. • Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings) more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with meaning. Kane Kwei
    14. 14. • Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings) more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with meaning. Renzo Piano
    15. 15. • Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings) more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with meaning. Renzo Piano
    16. 16. • Artists make functional objects and structures (buildings) more pleasurable and elevate them or imbue them with meaning. PABLO PICASSO
    17. 17. • Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings nkisi nkonde – Magical Figure
    18. 18. • Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings
    19. 19. • Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings
    20. 20. • Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings Anna Mendieta
    21. 21. • Artists give form to the immaterial – hidden or universal truths, spiritual forces, personal feelings Felix Gonzales Torres

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