Category: Art 499

Art 499 Resources

Writing your Artist’s Statement: https://www.gyst-ink.com/artist-statement/ https://www.gyst-ink.com/artist-statement-guidelines https://www.gyst-ink.com/sample-artist-statements Senior Art Portfolios Scroll through the 2017 Senior Art Portfolios in the Digital Commons.    

Fair Use and Appropriation

On Monday, November 13, we will have a discussion about Fair Use as it applies to making art.  Here is a Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts: http://www.collegeart.org/pdf/fair-use/best-practices-fair-use-visual-arts.pdf Read this section about making art on page 11 (also handed out in…

Photographing and Editing Images of Your Work

Since hiring someone to photograph your work can be very expensive it’s helpful to develop a basic skill set in this area. The easiest way to photograph paintings is in natural light. A slightly overcast day works really well.  I take my paintings outside or photograph them in a…