Depending on whom you ask, Washington D.C. is just a bus, train, or plane ride away. The cultural distance, however, can feel much longer—conversations overheard at bars, outfits glimpsed on public transit, and general attitudes toward bureaucracy / order vs. 706 more words
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Seven of us met to share progress on our individual studies. We discussed:
- Stephen has set up his own studio and showed us work he’d done with a model, where he asked her to act-out a variety of emotions, as he continues his exploration of how personality can be portrayed via portrait photography. 891 more words
For this exercise we have to write down between 12- 14 observations in as similar manner of Richard Long’s textworks.
I decided to write down my observations during a short walk. 904 more words
I used imagery from some of Kruger’s work in one of my samples, the reason for this is because since I was working on a female mannequin (womannequin) there were a lot of different messages I could’ve put forward, about female equality, the “perfect” female body and how women are perceived, the possibilities for something like this is endless, even though all this topics are of the utmost importance unfortunately this wasn’t what I wanted to base my project on, but it wouldn’t be fair to not mention it at all. 664 more words