For this last week’s written assignment, I thought it would be nice to give you all two options to pick from. You can do a creative prompt or one that is more research based.
You all are studying Surrealism this chapter and many artists turned to collage as a way to depict the dreamworld or otherworldly scenes. With this in mind, you’ll create your own Surrealist collage! Some examples are below.
Chapter 22 discussed the many artists actively creating art in the early 20th century. Yet sadly our book, like many art history textbooks, is slow to include the work of artists who have been historically marginalized. Let’s use this assignment to explore a bit more the work of artists in the 20th and 21st centuries who are often left out of official histories of art.