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What to look forward to in 2017…

For me, my artistic year really doesn’t get going till next weekend when we are going to be visiting Lisbon to see just four paintings! Yes, I know, but to be honest I’m sure we’ll have a great time and with a Raphael, a Piero della Francesca and a Durer amongst others on the ‘must see’ list it will be great. 536 more words

Art

10 Cool Art Gifs

You can find almost anything in the gif platform Giphy, where users upload and share various animated images, but there is no denying this: art gifs are the best. 88 more words

Art

The Gaze

The gaze, or the look takes on different forms. According to Daniel Chandler we can determine the form by asking ourselves the question ‘who is doing the looking’. 423 more words

Coursework

The Girl with the pearl earring tribute update 

I decided to add some colour into this portrait. It really brings the drawing to life, with a ‘pop art-ish’ style. Happy with how this came out.

The Girl with the Pearl Earring tribute 

Vermeer’s famous painting, The Girl with the Pearl Earring, using only simple lines. With this minimalist technique every pen stroke is crucial! Precision is key. Cheers!