Week 5, Task 4: Blog post, Demonstrate Visual Analysis

Vincent van Gogh. 1889. Painting, Oil on canvas. Web. 14 April 2016   Vincent van Gogh painted over 43 self-portraits between the years 1886 and 1889. His collection of self-portraits places him among the most prolific self-portraitists of all time. Van Gogh used portrait painting as a method of introspection, a method to make money… Continue reading Week 5, Task 4: Blog post, Demonstrate Visual Analysis

Week 5, Task 3: Essay Topic Research

A. 2015 Oscar Awards. Ellen DeGeneres. If only Bradley’s arm was longer, Best photo ever, #oscars. 2016. Photograph. Web. 14 April 2016. Historical Visual Texts: Vincent van Gogh. 1889. Painting, Oil on canvas. Web. 14 April 2016 Kahlo, Frida. Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird. Self-portrait. 1940.  Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin. 13/04/2016.… Continue reading Week 5, Task 3: Essay Topic Research

Week 5, Task 2: Contextual Understanding

pages 9 -11. Task: Write a short response explaining what stood out to you in their discussion of the two photographic images by the USA photographer Weegee. You can also consider writing style, voice, description, etc. (50-150words) The two photographic images discussed both are of an extremely violent nature, the first photograph “The First Murder… Continue reading Week 5, Task 2: Contextual Understanding