Unit objectives <ul><li>Consider 3 main themes as a means of examining contemporary fine art practice </li></ul><ul><li>An...
Outcomes for today’s session <ul><li>Define some of the themes/methods explored by contemporary painters </li></ul><ul><li...
  Why has Painting Survived?
Painting and Politics
Jules de Balincourt ‘Ambitious New Plans’
Painting and Racial Identity
Mark Bradford
 
 
 
Painting and Gender
Cecily Brown
Willem de Kooning
 
 
 
 
 
The Tradition of Painting
Tomma Abts
 
 
Frank Auerbach
 
Glenn Brown
 
 
Controversial?
Marcus Harvey
Subdued
Ian McKeever
Painting and other disciplines
Luc Tuymans
 
 
 
Peter Doig
 
 
Painting and Architecture
Chris Ofili & David Adjaye The Upper Room- Tate Britain
The Venice Biennale
Painting and society
Anri Sala
 
 
The task <ul><li>The Task </li></ul><ul><li>In this presentation there were several themes and sub-themes covered; </li></...
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City lit painting presentation

  1. 1. Unit objectives <ul><li>Consider 3 main themes as a means of examining contemporary fine art practice </li></ul><ul><li>Analyse and evaluate the content of a major exhibition </li></ul><ul><li>Begin to make links between the ideas of contemporary artists and your own personal work </li></ul><ul><li>Give a presentation to the group, receive feedback and articulate a response to this feedback </li></ul>
  2. 2. Outcomes for today’s session <ul><li>Define some of the themes/methods explored by contemporary painters </li></ul><ul><li>Conduct independent research on a chosen theme and artist </li></ul><ul><li>Present this information to the group </li></ul><ul><li>Give and receive feedback on presentations </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why has Painting Survived?
  4. 4. Painting and Politics
  5. 5. Jules de Balincourt ‘Ambitious New Plans’
  6. 6. Painting and Racial Identity
  7. 7. Mark Bradford
  8. 11. Painting and Gender
  9. 12. Cecily Brown
  10. 13. Willem de Kooning
  11. 19. The Tradition of Painting
  12. 20. Tomma Abts
  13. 23. Frank Auerbach
  14. 25. Glenn Brown
  15. 28. Controversial?
  16. 29. Marcus Harvey
  17. 30. Subdued
  18. 31. Ian McKeever
  19. 32. Painting and other disciplines
  20. 33. Luc Tuymans
  21. 37. Peter Doig
  22. 40. Painting and Architecture
  23. 41. Chris Ofili & David Adjaye The Upper Room- Tate Britain
  24. 42. The Venice Biennale
  25. 43. Painting and society
  26. 44. Anri Sala
  27. 47. The task <ul><li>The Task </li></ul><ul><li>In this presentation there were several themes and sub-themes covered; </li></ul><ul><li>Diversity within Painting </li></ul><ul><li>1. Politics (Jules de Balincourt ) </li></ul><ul><li>2. Race (Mark Bradford) </li></ul><ul><li>3. Gender (Cecily Brown) </li></ul><ul><li>4. The Tradition of Painting (Tomma Abts & Glenn Brown) </li></ul><ul><li>5. Painting that is shocking (Marcus Harvey) </li></ul><ul><li>6. Or subdued and contemplative (Ian McKeever) </li></ul><ul><li>Painting and collaboration with other disciplines </li></ul><ul><li>7. Painting and photography/film (Luc Tuymans and Peter Doig) </li></ul><ul><li>8. Painting and Architecture (Chris Ofili and David Adjaye) </li></ul><ul><li>Painting and society </li></ul><ul><li>9. As a tool for social improvement (Anri Sala) </li></ul><ul><li>In your group decide upon 1 out of these 9 sub-themes and conduct some research on a contemporary artist that has explored this theme. (Don’t use any of the artists from the presentation) </li></ul><ul><li>Use internet (google) or the library. </li></ul><ul><li>Then make some notes on their ideas & how these were expressed through their work. (Save images onto a disk-ideally in PowerPoint which we can then project-if not in powerpoint then save the images onto a disk) </li></ul><ul><li>You will then present your information to the group with the support of this visual imagery </li></ul>

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