UNIT 9 – Research artist inspiration

Based on my previous research about the family I look at artists that were playing with the figure and the narrative of the image by destroying it using threads of other different techniques. Lisa Kokin: works with mixed media installation, assemblage and sculpture which explore the notions of memory, history, and social commentary. She used…

UNIT 9 – Research embroidery

When I started this unit 9 I wanted to work with the idea of a narrative figuration, being able to tell a visual story: it could be through the colours and the shapes, the lines or the void. Narrative figuration movement: the movement was created in 1964/65 by Gérald Gassioy-Talabot, art critic and creator of…

UNIT 3 – Narrative Figuration ARTISTS

Today I have been looking for ideas, for this new unit. When I was little I often wished that we would be able to write in the air, ink lines would escape and float around us and we could have sent floating messages. I begin a project 2 years ago, superposing two artistic bases to create…

FY – FMP – Artists references

Gina Pane: 1976, psyché, action II caso no 2 sul ring, simulating a boxing match in four rounds in which she is the only fighter Ketty La Rocca: 1975, Le mie parole, e tu ? her hands are symbolically connected to female labour as she performs a choreographed form as visual poetry Suzanne Santoro: 1974, Towards New Expression, iconological examination…

FY – FMP – Late artists

Helen Chadwick: She is considered as a  conceptual artist. Well known for “challenging stereotypical perceptions of the body in elegant yet unconventional forms”, Binary opposition was a strong theme in her work, for example, seduction/repulsive, male/female, organic/man-made.  Ego Geometric Sum (1983) is an attempt to trace one’s body back through a succession of geometric solids sculptures…

Zoo Project

It was the pseudonym of Bilal Berreni, he was a urbain french painter. i like his work for various reasons: he was politicaly involved in his work and have done an amazing work in Tunisia just after the tunisian revolution, which he is well known for. his work he’s addressed to everybody which for me…

Blublu

I was on facebook at art animation page and i find this website : http://blublu.org/sito/video/001.html I really like his work in the street, how he managed to match the place and his work, the way he uses casual things and makes them alive. Also his story and the way he draws is really interesting. i like his…