What is this?Can you tell me what medium the artist used to make this image?         Is it a…..           Drawing?        ...
Photorealism .                     an artist                         attempts to                         create a painti...
Chuck Close  Let’s find out about his work.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=          lgsFYXsdcp0
What did you notice aboutChuck Close?
About the artistOn Dec. 7, 1988, at the age of 49, Close was at the height of hiscareer as a portrait painter when  he was...
Overcoming a disability
Contemporary ArtistThis is a person whois alive and making art         TODAY
Size Matters                Notice the SCALE of his images.            Scale has to do with the SIZE of a image.How would ...
Portrait  A portrait is a painting,photograph, sculpture, or other   artistic representation of a  person,depicting only ...
First    Grid out the     photographed image    Use ½ inch squares to     make the grid
Grid Blank Paper          Use 1 inch Squares          Label rows 1- 10          Label Columns A-N
Label    1 2   3   4   5 6 7 8….. LABEL YOUR                         A                             PHOTOGRAPH GRIDB      ...
Medium Charcoal       Pencil
Contour Lines Outline your image Begin to add important  details such as mouth,  nose, eyes etc.Contour lines define a ...
Begin to transfer
TechniqueGradation                 Stippling               Hatching              Cross              Hatching
Next Step Begin to add value  SQUARE BY SQUARE ONE SQUARE AT A  TIME!
Continue Working
Finished
Questions ?
Todays Exit Assignment     Worth 100 points   Go on google and find one PORTRAIT done by                  CHUCK CLOSE. C...
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  1. 1. What is this?Can you tell me what medium the artist used to make this image? Is it a….. Drawing? Photograph? Painting?
  2. 2. Photorealism .  an artist attempts to create a painting or drawing so precise and exactly it can be mistaken for aSelf portrait photograph
  3. 3. Chuck Close Let’s find out about his work.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v= lgsFYXsdcp0
  4. 4. What did you notice aboutChuck Close?
  5. 5. About the artistOn Dec. 7, 1988, at the age of 49, Close was at the height of hiscareer as a portrait painter when he was stricken with a spinal blood clot that left him a quadriplegic (a person who is paralyzed in both arms and both legs) He was also dyslexic. (A learning disability in which aperson finds it difficult to read and write)
  6. 6. Overcoming a disability
  7. 7. Contemporary ArtistThis is a person whois alive and making art TODAY
  8. 8. Size Matters Notice the SCALE of his images. Scale has to do with the SIZE of a image.How would seeing this image large scale be different than seeing it on a small scale?
  9. 9. Portrait A portrait is a painting,photograph, sculpture, or other artistic representation of a person,depicting only the face or head and shoulders
  10. 10. First  Grid out the photographed image  Use ½ inch squares to make the grid
  11. 11. Grid Blank Paper  Use 1 inch Squares  Label rows 1- 10  Label Columns A-N
  12. 12. Label 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8….. LABEL YOUR A PHOTOGRAPH GRIDB AS WELLCDEFGHIJ..
  13. 13. Medium Charcoal  Pencil
  14. 14. Contour Lines Outline your image Begin to add important details such as mouth, nose, eyes etc.Contour lines define a form or an edge.
  15. 15. Begin to transfer
  16. 16. TechniqueGradation Stippling Hatching Cross Hatching
  17. 17. Next Step Begin to add value SQUARE BY SQUARE ONE SQUARE AT A TIME!
  18. 18. Continue Working
  19. 19. Finished
  20. 20. Questions ?
  21. 21. Todays Exit Assignment Worth 100 points  Go on google and find one PORTRAIT done by CHUCK CLOSE. Copy and paste the image into a word document. Write a 100 – 150 word paragraph about the work.  Print to printer 4015 and hand in at the end of class.  UseYOUR OWN WORDS!  Plagiarizing will result in a ZERO!

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