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Assignment 3 Tutor Feedback

Tutor’s feedback for assignment 3. Remarks and reactions in blue.

Overall Comments

For your third assignment on Context & Narrative, you have indeed made a very good series that is supported by an excellent and highly contextualised learning log. 1,412 more words

Vivian Maier

Beginning Photography : Spring 2015

For my last semester in LaGuardia Community College I didn’t have any fine art courses, so I decided to expand my knowledge on Photography since I love the art of taking pictures. 277 more words

Fine Art courses

His Beauty Was a Rare Thing: Ornette Coleman

Ornette Coleman was one of those secular saints who walked terra firma in order to test the self-importance of his listeners. What I mean to say is that for all of the jazz world’s self-proclaimed openness to new ideas, stature as purveyors of artistic freedom, indeed of democracy itself with, by the time of Coleman’s debut, the backing of no less than the U.S. 898 more words


Assignment 3 Self Portrait

Susan Bright’s (1) argues that the self portrait is a photographic compulsion, an argument supported by the rise of the selfie (see here), but in nearly fifty years of photography I cannot remember taking a single, intentional self portrait.  973 more words

Self Portrait

Themes in Assignment 3 Self Portrait

The shadow self portrait has deep roots in the history of art and I wanted to position my series in this context, to reference my images, not just to photographers such as Friedlander, Maier and Stielglitz but to other artists like Renoir and Monet. 734 more words

Research And Reflection

Double Daddy

What a great cast for this over-the-top melodrama – don’t miss it!  Tons of fun, especially that last scene with the lawyer in the prison holding cell….


On the Road Again

Memorial Day is the holiday that kicks off the travel season.

So whether you are traveling by plane,


or automobile

to places far

or near… 233 more words

Dallas Museum Of Art