This week I happened to hear an interview with Chuck Close, considered to be one of the world’s greatest contemporary portrait painters.
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I, like many others, am always on the lookout for non-series informational texts that will interest and engage students. And I have found just that in this week’s Roundup title. 284 more words
On the 5th of July 1940, American painter Chuck Close, broadly known for his photorealist portraits, was born in Monroe, Washington. His adventures in Photorealism began in the late 1960s when he started using photography to help him paint large-scale portraits, mostly in acrylic. 897 more words