Part 4, Project 3 (A sense of place) – New Topographics

New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape, 1975 Shift from traditional portrayals of landscape; industrial development, growing urbanity America in the 70s, effect of man on landscape. Photographers: Robert Adams, Lewis Baltz, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Joe Deal, Frank Gohlke, Nicholas Nixon, John Schott, Stephen Shore, and Henry Wessel, Jr.; all shot black and white… Continue reading Part 4, Project 3 (A sense of place) – New Topographics

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Project 3 (Place in art) – Exercise 3

Exercise 3 Gallery or site visit  Sketchbook notes Ciudad Mujer (Woman City) 1, 2 & 3, Susy Kitchen, Venezuela, 2016 Graphite on paper, 30" x 40" Combination of place and woman; a city within a woman, woman is city. Bored expressions. People as one with towns, cities, houses. Places are people. Soft, delicate, smooth, gradient, light vs.… Continue reading Project 3 (Place in art) – Exercise 3