ASSIGNMENT THREE

From the study material: “Look back over your sketchbook and learning log so far and reflect on what has shifted in your thinking. For this assignment, you will create a studio work in the media of your choice that draws from what is located outside of your direct experience. So, like Derrida, you could try […]

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Joanna Wittle an artist case-study on Practice, Collaboration and Curation with tutor Cheryl Huntbach

Zoom workshop on Between Islands, a current exhibition at the Harley Gallery Research and preparation for the planned Zoom workshop on Wednesday 30 Sept 2020 The artist has collaborated with artist, David Orme in this exhibition which consists of paintings, drawings and ceramics. The artists intention as on her website: “I will be working with […]

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REFLECTING ON TUTOR FEEDBACK FOR PART TWO

19 September 2020 I received a formal feedback today and think it is important to comment and reflect on this as soon as possible. Having started on Part Three and listening/watching a video by Bloomberg, ( How Richard Mosse documents life in photography/Brilliant Ideas Ep. 75) my tutors’ feedback suddenly made more sense. I was […]

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Frida Kahlo

I enjoyed the part about art and identity, and as a woman I have found that the work of Frida Kahlo has given me the opportunity to explore my own identity as an aging South African woman, who started to explore her own identity and personal struggles through art. I live in Dubai and would […]

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Coursera essay practical work

I decided to use a De Kooning painting of a woman figure done in 1961. This was after his first period and the Woman Series, which was I – VI paintings of grotesque proportions of abstracted and distorted woman figures. Between 1964 and 1966, de Kooning painted a series of larger-than-life female images on hollow-core […]

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FORMATIVE FEEDBACK ON PART FIVE 4 May 2020

This was my last formative feedback from my tutor, before I start to prepare for the Digital Assessment of June/July. I would like to reflect critical on this, as these are areas I need to develop as well as do some re work and look at my own development compared to the desired outcomes of […]

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ASSIGNMENT FIVE

A SERIES OF PAINTINGS ON A THEME Subject matter, approach and techniques are entirely upon me and three to five paintings should be produced. The spread of the pandemic Covid19 virus changed the course of my choices. I am in South Africa till the lock down ends, and my husband and I are allowed to […]

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PART FIVE PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Introduction It is suggested that I review my achievements so far and also reflect on which projects I’ve enjoyed. I feel I could have explored colour more – made more enquiries into how it applies in brush marking – oil painting. I found doing self portraits more challenging than still lives – although at the […]

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