ENC 1101 ART ASSIGNMENT

 

  1. Choose one artist.  Select an artist whose work you enjoy and relate to in some way.  Bring printed copies of selected art to class.

  2. Gather background information on the artist.  DO NOT USE WIKEPEDIA for your background info.

  3. Remember to cite your sources in a Works Cited---- Use Citation Machine, Purdue University or your handbook.

  4. Select 3 specific pieces.  USE PRESENT TENSE ONLY when describing the art.

    • In each body paragraph describe( in great detail) one of your 3 pieces.

    • Then in each body paragraph include your analysis of the detailed description.  

  5.  explain what you believe the art piece represents.    

  6. Type the 5 paragraph essay, 12 font, double space, justify (full block).

  7. ADD COLOR PHOTOS OF the 3 SELECTED ART PIECES.

  8. Suggested links. 

    1. Analysis of Vincent van Gogh's Starry Night

    2. Famous Artists Gallery

    3. Art Cyclopedia

    4. A Painting a Day

    5. John Miranda Photos

    6. An Artistic Blog

    7. Anna Sellers Art and Thoughts

    8. Reflections Magazine March 2007

    9. Reflections Magazine February 2007

    10. Reflections Magazine December 2006

  9. The following sample essays (written by my former students and willingly submitted to me to be used solely as samples) CANNOT BE COPIED OR REPLICATED IN ANY WAY.  Please note that plagiarism is a serious legal offense.

  1. Edvard Munch by Amy Gonzalez
  2. Stella Im Hultberg by Samantha Castellanos
  3. Leonardo da Vinci by David Bowen
  4. Norman Rockwell by Yakerin Garcia
  5. Amy Brown by Katie Burns

 

Created by Professor Marlene Cueto