Week 6:Activity-Landscapes with a Corpse

For this activity, I chose to “die” in my bed. I got into my bed how and went to sleep. That is how i performed this activity. Then my roommate took pictures of me and went about our days. To start this activity, I saw the examples of it online about these terrible and tragic…

Week 6:Artist-Andy Warlow

He was born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. He was a successful magazine and ad artist who became a  leading artist of the 1960s Pop Art movements.  I was shocked after researching to see how old Andy Warhol looks, I pictured a younger looking artist. He also looks like he could have been friends with Einstein because…

Week 5:Activity-Instagram

To start off this activity, I woke up and carried on with my normal day. Thursdays are the days I sail with the CSULB Sailing Association so thats where I decided to take most of my pictures. I took some pictures of the docks, boats, and the sunset. This experience was cool because we got…

Week 5:Artist-Marina Abramovic

After watching videos that were posted about her it really make me think about how out of the ordinary she is. Her work is very disturbing which may draw in an audience and may also push certain people away. Thats the best thing about art, theres a different kinda for everyone to look at and…

Week 4:Artist-Francesca Woodman

After watching that video it made me think abut who she was as a person. Therefore, I researched and found out more about her. She was a fragile and vulnerable girl, but was also gifted with talent. She was passionate about her work and always wanted recognition. Most of her work was done in black…

week 4:Activity-Japanese Gardens

To start this activity I grabbed some paper and a pencil. After that I got into my car and drove to the Japanese gardens to meet up with my mom and her friend. I started off by sitting at the table and started to sketch my first three sketches of something representational. I then sketched…

Week 3:Artist-Bomb it

After watching this lengthy video, I learned a lot about graffiti and about the people who create it. I thought the most interesting part of the movie was how different graffiti artists could depict the shapes and symbols on the walls as signals and meet up spots. Some graffiti was art on big walls and some…

Week 3-Activity:Grafiti Art

To  start off this activity, I got some cardboard from my house and some spray paint. I proceeded to get some newspaper so I would not get spray paint on our lawn. I started off with the blue and red splotches and then finished it off with the pink. I then let the background dry…

Week 2:Activity-Automatic Drawing

To start off this activity I went to the grocery store to buy a big piece of poster board. I then came home and got a couple pens out for my room mate and I to use. I used a marker and three highlighters. We grabbed the pens one at a time with out index…

Week 2:Artist-Ana Mandieta

After watching the video and researching Ana Mandieta, I learned so much. After researching, I learned that she speaks her emotions through her art work. Her work is very deep and emotional. She died at a young age and seemed to be mentally disturbed, considering her art work. She used her own body a lot….