Gallery visits

Research Point – Odilon Redon

    Christ – Lithograph print image from https://www.pinterest.co.uk/pin/82472236905740566/   Ophelia among the Flowers – about 1905-8 National Gallery, London Odilon Redon (1840-1916) was a French painter, born in Bordeaux and is known for being part of the symbolist movement, which included other artist such as Klimt, Moreau, Hodler and Chavannes.  The Read more…

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Coursework

Exercise 1 Groups of objects

Groups of objects Once I had grouped the objects together I sat and visualized ‘seeing’ through them and as basic three dimensional shapes.  I chose an A2 light brown sugar paper to draw on using a 3B pencil.  To note, I sat a little bit higher and had the objects Read more…

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Gallery visits

Introduction to HE

HE Research Project – Edgar Degas For the HE introduction course I decided to research Edgar Degas after visiting Drawn in Colour (20 September 2017 – 7 May 2018) exhibition at the National Gallery, London.   The exhibition is on loan from the Burrell Gallery in Glasgow, while it is being Read more…

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Coursework

Warm up – Temporary drawings

Warm up – Temporary drawings      I decided to take this exercise outside and explore in the environment.  I thought the rough gravel like concrete in the sun looked very textured and a pleasing surface to start with.  I also noticed a small worn but deep hole, and so using Read more…

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