Great for leading into creating own self-portraits. Helps students gain an understanding of the message, principles/elements used and space/composition by analyzing famous artist's self-portraits. (self-portraits worksheet)
Modern Art Portraits | ... -Shan Schierenberg: Top 10 portraits at the National Portrait Gallery
Louise Nevelson by Richard Avedon.
Picasso warm/ cool portrait project This may be a good alternative assignment to the college assignment that I was thinking about. It would be teaching warm and cool colors as well as Picasso.
Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) Self-Portrait at the age of Twenty-Eight 1500 Alte Pinakothek, München
Lips /// Caravaggio
Self Portrait, 1919 - Amedeo Modigliani http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/amedeo-modigliani/self-portrait-1919
Acrylic Portrait Artists | ... Original Acrylic & Oil Portrait Painting by Artist Derek Russell 2012
The famous portrait artists in Montmartre.....First time in Paris ???
cubist style self portrait - tie in with romero britto as well