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Task: Photoshop Paths Self Portrait

Task Brief

Technical exercise to strengthen ability working with the Pen Tool, Bezier Curves and the Paths Palette in Adobe Photoshop.

Looking at the style of portraits by Julian Opie, create a self portrait in Adobe Photoshop, using only the above mentioned tools. 749 more words


An art history of back to school

Ever since I published ‘An art history of school inspections’ a few years ago, studying the way that art has portrayed schools has been somewhat of a hobby of mine. 1,094 more words

The Education Fables

Artist of the moment........Kota Ezawa

Kota Ezawa is a contemporary painter, illustrator, and filmmaker. Kota Ezawa was born in Colgone, Germany in the year 1969. Ezawa is renown for computer animated films loosely based on actual historical events. 179 more words

NEWS: Julian Opie Unveils New Works to be Displayed Alongside Van Dyke's Self-Portrait

Artist Julian Opie will present new work to be displayed alongside the National Portrait Gallery’s self-portrait of Sir Anthony van Dyck , which will be on display from the 6th October.  269 more words


A Certain Kind of Light


I visited A Certain Kind of Light exhibition at the Towner Gallery in Eastbourne. Subtitled, Light in Art over Six Decades, it will come as no surprise that the subject matter was light! 1,167 more words

Learning Logs

Towards Night Exhibition at the Towner Art Gallery

Yesterday I went to see a very engaging exhibition titled, Towards Night at Eastbourne’s Towner Art Gallery . The show  explores the theme of nocturnal and is curated by artist and senior lecturer in Fine Art at the University of Brighton… 656 more words