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Exercise: Research twentieth-century still life

Twentieth-century still life makes more sense to me than in other periods – it has evolved to become many things and now there is the question that the course material asks concerning modern criteria for still life? Initially the course … Continue reading

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Exercise: Still life in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

This is an exercise I admit to having delayed starting due to the simple fact of that Still Life is still is my least favoured of the artistic genres although ¬†with this period in history it concentrates on ordinary objects … Continue reading

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Exercise: Create a version of a Dutch still life or interior

The idea of this exercise is relatively straight forward and the title is self-explanatory but first it is suggested to do some research into the iconography of As the course material states still life paintings were often known as ‘vanitas’ … Continue reading

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