Artist Retrospective

Hooray! The SF Museum of Modern Art has decided to have a Retrospective about YOUR ARTIST — the one you’re going to report on for class. Since you’re an expert in that artist, the museum has hired you to work on the marketing materials for the show. You have to give the museum three different poster designs for your artist’s retrospective.

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Van Gogh’s Early Life

When you work on a PowerPoint for a presentation, you should use Bullet Points instead of full sentences. You need to select only the most important pieces of information for your bullet points. In your oral presentation, you should give more details and explanations. The PowerPoint Bullet Points are just points of reference for your audience to be able to follow what

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Artist Research 1: Choose an Artist

Open Google Image Search and be prepared to search for samples of work from different artists. Mr. Machtay will present a PowerPoint with the different categories of 20th Century Artists and Designers. There will be: GRAPHIC DESIGNERS ARCHITECTS, SCULPTORS, CONSTRUCTIONS (there’s a lot of overlap) PAINTERS: REALISTIC or ABSTRACT (and many along the border of both) PHOTOGRAPHERS After Mr. Machtay’s

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Person on the Street Interviews

Each team will create a Person-on-the-Street Video. The theme of the PoS videos is EDUCATION. STEP 1: THE QUESTIONS Your team must come up with 3 questions that you will ask your interview subjects. These must NOT be Yes-No questions. The questions should be prompts to get your interview subjects to talk/explain/tell stories. The three questions should be on a common theme,

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“I Am…” Poem

You can either do this project in Flash (12 fps, minimum of 300 frames) or in Photoshop (5 Photoshop JPGs 600px ht x 800px w). Complete this poem: I am (fill in blank) People think I am (fill in blank) When I was younger I was (fill in blank) Someday I will (fill in blank) I believe (fill in blank)

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