Great for leading into creating own self-portraits. Helps students gain an understanding of the message, principles/elements used and space/composition by analyzing famous artist's self-portraits. (self-portraits worksheet)
the eye project (side) A North Park University community art project. Participants made images of fellow North Park students (or in a couple cases, faculty). 67 blocks total, mounted on a gold-leafed circle.
After looking at the artwork of Edvard Munch's "The Scream", we talked about the meaning behind it and why it was so important on the art world. We then talked about things that make us scream and then painted this clever self portrait of us screaming.