1 October 2016
Visiting the Museum of Fine Arts gave me the opportunity to fully absorb the art in the
contemporary wing and appreciate it. My favorite painting I encountered was Red Tree, Yellow
Nancy Nan Goldin
Nan was born September 12, 1953 in Washington D.C. She is best
known for her contemporary photography including addiction,
sexuality, and LGBT themes. She was introduced to the camera at age
fifteen by her teache
Color- The visual response to different wavelengths of sunlight identified as red, green, blue,
and so on; having the physical properties of hue, intensity, and value
The Characteristics of Color/ Light
The Spatial Properties of the Elements- Each element possesses inherent spatial
qualities, but the interrelationship between elements yields the greatest spatial feeling.
Artist can manipulate the elements by v
The arrangement of elements in an artwork according to the principles that foster unity; the total
appearance or organization.
Seven Principles of Organization
A factor of cohesion, relating various
CRIT(ical) THINKING & EMPATHIZING for CRITIQUE
(Writing Prompts > 1page, 5 paragraphs)
Name the work with a word or two (noun, verb, other - this may lead you to a title).
How does your FORM activate your CONCEPT?
Collage? (discuss both your formal an
VL Digital Portfolio Requirements
ARCHIVING & BACK-UP:
COPY this Digital Portfolio [nested folders] to your home computer
COPY each weeks completed homework into the correct folder inside your DigPrtf
[.jpgs of documented tactile HW; .jpgs [NOT ps
29 November 2016
Thinking & Emphasizing
The name of my political collage is The American Dream is Over. The collage itself is
representational depicting that title. My concept of making a collage is lots of photos, scatterin