- Class Notes: Some Artists to Look At
- Tips for Improving Your Paintings
- Class Notes on Color
- Painting is Not Depicting
- More Artists to Look At
- Drawing vs. Painting: More Artists to Look At
- Poems are Made of Words
- Artists to Look at for Paint and Pictorial Methods
- Creating Movement Through Color
- The Essence Lies in the Visual Meaning
Class notes, SAIC, 1991
Look at these artists:
Gaylen Hansen — all in Ryerson Library
Cheryl Lemli (?)
Phillip Guston (content inherent to painting as well as line, form, etc.)
ask Laurel Bradley, AH teacher.
Gradual accumulation of paint on surface until you get to center of interest.
All of Francis Bacon’s paintings are covered with glass – they reflect the viewer & architecture of the room. Change as you change position to it.
Christian Schad – German realist
Whistler – inspired by Japanese
North European as opposed to Italian implied misunderstanding. Paint is subordinate to image.
Frank Auerbach – 1988 Brit.
Gustave Moreau – inkblot dreaminess.
Very late Monets – ab ex in sensibilities.
de Chirico – later 40’s.
The nobility of the people: their pictorial methods – Frida Kahlo – Mexican Socialism.
Check out Mexican Fine Art Museum – book of prints, like Dubuffet – great stuff!
Boccioni – 1916. “The Dynamism of the Cavalry Charge ” | “States of Mind – Those Who Come & Those Who Go”
Dubuffet: Art of the Insane Children
Primitive cultures, etc.
Christian Schad – To uncover unconscious VS. Crudeness behind apparent sophistication
Gabriele Munter – japanese print influence.
Sue Coe – disjointed, contemporary narrative.
Carroll Dunham – subway art – hi/low art mix.
Paint on wood with gesso – Pat Steir