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Conceptual Art Self-Portrait (Week 7) - Collage Technique

Conceptual Art Self-Portrait (Week 7) - Collage Technique

Author: Kwa Wei Choon

conceptual art : an art form in which the artist's intent is to convey a concept rather than to create an art object.

self-portrait: a portrait of oneself done by oneself

Collage Technique: A collage is a work of art composed of numerous materials, such as paper, newsprint, photographs, ribbons or other objects attached to background support, such as plain paper.Originating from the French word "coller", meaning "to glue".

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Week 8*- 9 ( Developing a self-portrait) Movie Characters

Task: Draw 1-2 portrait of character movie.

* Any suitable movie.

a. Make a number of observational studies of yourself using different drawing media.Creating a likeness of somebody, especially yourself, is a challenge, but fun.

The more you practice though, the better you will get!

Sample:- Hobbit / Frozen / X-Men


Collage may sometimes include magazine and newspaper clippings, ribbons, paint, bits of colored or handmade papers, portions of other artwork or texts, photographs and other found objects, glued to a piece of paper or canvas.

Conceptual Art Self-Portrait with Collage Technique?

Conceptual art : an art form in which the artist's intent is to convey a concept rather than to create an art object.

Concepts to deliver the creation of Self-Portrait :Collage/ Photograph effect/ Mix media and etc.

Collage (from the French: coller, "to glue";French pronunciation: is a technique of an art production, primarily used in the visual arts, where the artwork is made from an assemblage of different forms. Try it.