Martha Rosler– ‘Cleaning the Drapes’Ben Shahn. 1946. capturedscenes of ordinarylife, poverty, and protestinManhattan with his camera.His photographs were aninspiration forhisdrawings, paintings andprints that were a kind ofsocial commentary. Richard Hamilton
John Salt – photorealist painting Laura Knight - painting Duane Hanson – Tourists. 1988 Gregory Crewdson- photographer
ZahaHadid– unusual buildings and structures. This is aperforming arts centre in Abu Dhabi. And a civil court building in Madrid.
Robert Delaunay – The RunnersNestor Kirchner - paintings
Edgar Degas "Three Studies of A Dancer," by Edgar Degas, The Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer - (Bronze) cast in 1922
“I’ve spent the last 25 years of my Lois Greenfield photographic career investigating movement and its expressivehttp://www.loisgreenfield.com/gal potential. My inspiration has alwaysleries/index.html been photography’s ability to stop time and reveal what the naked eye cannot see. My interest in photography is not to capture an image I see or even have in my mind, but to explore the potential of moments
Karl BlossfeldtMonochrome photography of natural forms such as flowers, seedpods.
Edward Weston Weston explored natural form through black and white photography.Shell, 1927 Vintage gelatin silver print
Andy Goldsworthy 1956 - presentAndy Goldsworthyis a British artistwho works withnature, naturalform and thenaturalenvironment tomake his creations. (to the right) Carefully broken pebbles scratched white with another stone St. Abbs, Scotland 1 June 1985
Georgia O’Keefe• O’Keefe’s paintings are beautifully contoured forms, realistica lly painted but using unusual combinations of objects.• She expertly painted subtle tones and colours. Rams Skull, Oil Painting, 1935
Yayoi Kusama 1929 - present PUMPKIN (TOTW) Acrylic on canvas 2003Kusama is a Japanese American artist who works in a wide variety of mediaand techniques – prints, sculptures and installations.Her starting point is often natural form.
Henri Matisse La Gerbe, one of Matisses latest works (1953).
Vincent Van Gogh 1953 - 1890Vincent Van Gogh was a Dutch post-Impressionist painter whose work has far-reachinginfluence on 20th Century art due to its vivid colours and emotional impact. "Irises” Oil Painting 1889
Luke Jerram Flu virusGlass sculptures of viruses
Extraordinarycolours and formsin nature –volcano, ash cloudand the NorthernLights
Carl WarnerEverything you see in these imagescan be found in the kitchen.Photographer Carl Warner haspainstakingly captured all kinds offood in a series of still lifes. Below is a useful website about his workhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7186989.stm
David Hockney Hockney’s recent work has been created on his ipad and his iphone this one is considering the Natural World Below is the Royal Academy websitehttp://www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibitions/hockney/Exhibition at the Royal Academy London -21 January - 9 April 2012
Damien Hirst1965 to presentHirst exploresthe uncertaintyat the core ofhumanexperience;love, life, death,loyalty andbetrayal throughunexpected andunconventionalmedia. Psalm 27: Hirsts butterfly and enamel paint on canvas
Tacita DeanTacita Dean trained as a painter and now works in a variety of media, including drawing, photography and sound but is best known for her compelling 16mm films.Deans work finds connections between past and present, fact and fiction.
Arthur Rackham Arthur Rackham was an illustrator in the late 19th and early 20th century. Rackham’s work depicts mythology, folklore and fable
Paula RegoA number of her prints relatespecifically to childrensliterature, to fairy tales,nursery rhymes and longerfictional works which have awide popular appeal. Below.. a good link about the Artist and LITTLE MISS MUFFET 1989 her workhttp://collection.britishcouncil.org/collection/artist/5/18742/object/40023/
William Blake – poetand painter. A lot ofhis work was aboutreligion andmythology.
M C Escher – graphic artist who made repeating patterns into artwork and impossible structures.Alberto Schommer–photography. 1990.
RafalOlbinskiAna Maria Pacheco,An Ancient Dark NightDescended Upon My Soul,2010.
Every group has a large sheet of paper and some pens. TALK to people in your group. LISTEN to people in your group. WORK together. You have 5 minutes to make a MIND MAP of as many thoughts and ideas as you can.After 5 minutes we will swap over. Everybody gets to discuss each idea.
TimelineWeek beginning >>>>>> 2012:Initial introduction to Exam themeGroup brainstorming / discussionMind map / brainstorm on areas of interest (1 page)Initial response- drawing or collecting of imagery (2 pages)Chosen 1st artist info page (title, images and annotations 2 pages) Homework will be gathering of images / making drawings for this theme.