My Artist is Tim Brookes and I interviewed him about his project Endangered Alphabets. I actually had
never met Tim before or heard about this project and it wasnt actually until halfway through the interview that I
saw his name on the cover of his book o
The Book of
The Book of Kells
I've chosen the Book of Kells
which currently resides in the Old
Library at Trinity College Dublin.
The book is an illuminated
manuscript Gospel containing the
four gospels of the new testament All
Artists and authors use different tools to show us what they want us to see in their
characters. In analyzing both Vincent Van Goghs self-portrait and William
Shakespeares character Iago from his book Othello, I notice several different methods
Community Art Experience 1
The Mullamast Stone
This past week I traveled with my Cultural Immersion: Fine Arts class, to the National Museum
of Ireland's Archeology center. While on our visit we saw prehistoric relics of cr
When preparing to journey to Dublin, I was asked several times what my expectations
were. I would just kind of stand there with a long 'Uhhhhhmm.' coming out of my face.
Sometimes the question was a trap.
Integrated Aesthetic Reflection
My intensions for the work were to give an insight into some of the cultural, and culturally
artistic, aspects that the country of Ireland holds dear, as well as to paint a slightly brutal p
Reflect on your Artists Work project
1. Write about your intentions as you designed your Artists Work project:
2. Do you feel that your piece communicated or succeeded in these intentions?
3. If not, what was communicated?
Painting Other Worlds
I'll start with a basic order for how I went about painting the final composition and then move
onto a description of the elements of the painting strongly influenced by other artis
Cultural Artifact - Assignment Intro & Overview
I've chosen the Book of Kells which currently resides in the Old Library at Trinity College Dublin. The book is an illuminated
manuscript Gospel containing the four gospels of the new