Category Archives: AP

OPEN STUDIOS – Art 1 – Oct. 1-2, Oct. 8-9, Oct. 15-16 – Due by Mon. Oct. 17

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Over the next 3 weekends, Santa Cruz County artists will open their studios to visitors to show their art and art making processes.

Attend a total of 3 artist studios. For each visit, write down the artist’s name, take notes, and be ready to share in class:

1.  your impressions of each studio and artwork. Include a small drawing of something that interests you in the studio (the art, materials, work space, etc.).

2. the artist’s techniques and processes (this information is posted in their studio, if you don’t see it, ask about their technique).  AND,

3. the inspiration for your own art work (either by a desire to emulate the artist or for a manner to differentiate your work from the artist).

For extra credit, attend the Preview Show at the Santa Cruz Art League at 526 Broadway (scal.org). Share the artist and title for what you would award as the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the whole show and explain why.

openstudiosarttour.org

Students may attend the studios together but they should have independent notes.  You also may be inspired to visit particular artists by hearing others’ comments.

Do all three on one weekend or one each weekend, but don’t leave until the last day! You can share each Monday or by the final Monday. Plan it out.

There are Guide Booklets in art rooms 216 and 222 with maps if you want to plan your weekend trips.  South County is the first weekend,  North County the second, and some artists are open for the third All County weekend.

 

OPEN STUDIOS Art 2,3,4,AP, Photo, Photo P.P. and I.S. – Oct. 1-2, Oct. 8-9, Oct. 15-16 – Due by Mon. 10/17

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Over the next 3 weekends, Santa Cruz County artists will open their studios to visitors to show their art and art making processes.

For each art class enrolled attend a total of 3 artists studios. (Art 2, Art 3, Art 4 – any type of art from glass to textile to painting, printmaking, or photography.)

Photo students must attend studios of photographers; Independent Study and AP 2D, focus on your medium and style.

For each visit, you must take notes and be ready to share:

1.  your impressions of the studio, the artist, and their work.

2. the artist’s techniques and processes (this information is posted in their studio, if you don’t see it, ask about their technique.)  AND,

3. the inspiration for your own art work (either by a desire to emulate the artist or for a manner to differentiate your work from the artist).

For extra credit, ask questions directly of the artist and share results of your “interview.”

For extra credit, you may attend and share accounts about more than 3 artist studios.

For extra credit, attend the Preview Show at the Santa Cruz Art League on Broadway (see link.) Share the artist and title for what you would award as the 1st 2nd and 3rd place in the whole show and explain why.

openstudiosarttour.org

Students may attend the studios together but they should have independent notes.  You also may be inspired to visit particular artists by hearing others’ comments.

Do all three on one weekend or one each weekend but don’t leave until the last day! You can share each Monday or by the final Monday. Plan it out.

There are Guide Booklets in art rooms 216 and 222 with maps if you want to plan your weekend trips.  South County is the first weekend,  North County the second, and some artists are open for the third, Encore weekend.

 

Field Trip Peparation: Tabaimo, De Feo, Collectors, and Rubin

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I. TABAIMO

A.

http://www.art21.org/artists/tabaimo

B.

C.

II. DE FEO

A.

B.

https://www.sfmoma.org/watch/jay-defeos-the-rose-the-enormous-painting-that-was-almost-alive/

C.

https://toddhosfelt.wordpress.com/2011/09/09/my-writing/

D.

http://dailyserving.com/2013/01/jay-defeo-spatial-relations/

III. COLLECTORS

A.

http://artistsonthelam.blogspot.com/2011/06/discussion-why-do-you-collect-art.html

B.

http://simafamilant.com/why-collect

C.

http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/4601-collecting-art-a-deeply-personal-human-need/

IV. RUBIN

A.

http://sjica.org/detail.html?eid=1165

B.

https://www.artsy.net/artist/gideon-rubin

C.

http://gideonrubin.com/gallery

 

 

 

AP Art – Resources 1/12/15

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The following site is a wonderful resource for you to start Sem 2.

Spend the full class time – and more at home looking at each of the Breadth and each of the Concentration posts as well as the numerous instructional videos.

Pay attention to  the AP criteria for assessing work and reflect upon your own work in light of these criteria.

Mount Eden AP Studio Art

Note, sometimes you have to go back to the home page at this site to see the full listings for each of the Breadth and Concentration postings.