Chuck Close

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Mary Frei
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Gridded Self Portratit

Wow...this one took ..awhile... X.x Well, I think that this is one of my personal best and I'm pretty proud of it. i hope you guys like it as much as I do.:D Tools: Colored pencils

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Self #214. 1987

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Chuck Close at work painting in his studio. Artist Art, Artist At Work, Atelier D Art, Ap Art, Art Plastique, Famous Artists, Art Studios, Art Education, Contemporary Artists

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I love the scale of this painting. Chuck Close painting with an airbrush. Chuck Close Paintings, Chuck Close Portraits, Airbrush Art, Grand Art, Photorealism, Famous Artists, Art Studios, Artist At Work, Art History

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Ces portraits gigantesques incroyablement détaillés sont de l’artiste peintre américain Chuck Close.

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Chuck Close-style mural made from post-it notes and crayon! Ours was over 1400 post-it notes, and almost every student in the school participated! Group Art Projects, Collaborative Art Projects, School Art Projects, Chuck Close, Post It Art, Inspiration Art, Examples Of Art, Ecole Art, Middle School Art

Getting CLOSE in the Art Room!

(Well, actually the cafeteria wouldn't fit in the art room!) The week of September 11-17 was National Arts in Education Week! ...

Kids Art Market: ASAP: Chuck Close Pattern Hand draw an object, make a grid on top of it. paint object warm or cool, paint the background the opposite, making patterns inside each square Chuck Close Art, Chuck Close Paintings, Group Art Projects, Collaborative Art Projects, 8th Grade Art, Art Nouveau, Ecole Art, Art Lessons Elementary, Selfies

ASAP: Chuck Close Pattern Hand

DISCUSSION: All Student Art Project (ASAP) what is it? How does it work All Student means that every student that takes art class has participated in some way in the final product. Often times in art class the final project is used to generate funding for art supplies, etc. Other Discussion topics: Pattern, printmaking, warm and cool colors ARTIST: Chuck Close Born July 5, 1940, American Artist He is a painter, photographer, and printmaker. Close is a builder who, in his words, builds…

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Art Lessons: Chuck Close Grid Drawings

Students will show an understanding and awareness of the work of Chuck Close. Understand how an artist gets ideas. Use ruler skills in creating a grid - develop skills in enlarging a composition using a grid. Study proportion. Recognize values and create values using line, pattern and simulated textures. Develop Contrast through values.

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For the Love of Art

This was a great lesson that focused on problem-solving and graphic design. We learned about the history of the very first Keep Calm and Carry On poster from this awesome video ( and then discussed the story and also the art occupation of graphic design. Students had to come up with their own Keep Calm slogan, including a creative and effective logo or symbol that represented their slogan. They did 4 sketches, chose one, and used stencils to trace…

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Video Lecture: Chuck Close, part 1

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Chuck Close Inspired Self Portraits

Last year at the NAEA Convention, I had the very exciting opportunity to see contemporary American artist Chuck Close speak. His lecture inspired me to spice up my usual 7th grade portrait project and attempt a painted piece like his. Close has been a leading figure in contemporary art since the early 1970s. He is best known for the monumental faces he has painted in thousands of tiny airbrush bursts, thumbprints, or looping multi-color brushstrokes using an abstract, highly illusionistic…

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Chuck Close-esque Paper Mosaics!

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