The Development of a Context for Understanding Visual Art References and Resources.
Pictured Here: Macellum: Facade. The Pompeii Forum Project - Be sure to open this image in a new window for the enlarged view of this archival photograph.
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With reflections of sunshine and shadow tones inside, small clouds pass in repose through the clear air beyond the door.
Developments occur in all areas of the notebook -- Additions may be found in: Dimensions -- Materials & Methods and in Topics of possible interest that are included below in the area of Approaches, such as: Oriental Antiquities; Chinese Art; Criticism; Visual Literacy; Ancient Greek Culture; Mimbre's Art of the American Southwest; Art Education [Notes]
Sketchpad. - Includes a full-feature online painting program that has been launched by the National Gallery of Art (Washington, DC). "This contains more than 40 brushes and textures, many with customizable size, transparency, and stroke options. A full palette of colors and special effects are provided that can blur, ripple, smudge, and fragment your designs . . . . " Connected Mobile devises with painting and photo applications enable the development, projection, and exchange of imagery on impulse. Such tools and programs --for painting, sculpture, drawing, collage, photography -- are mobile online or can be downloaded -- for the development of new skills and the practice of visualizing.
The Directories - Resources to 'like' and share through digital networks
Alberti's 'On Painting', Eastlake's 'Professional Essays', Cennini's 'The Craftman's Handbook', and Thompson's 'The Practice of Tempera Painting' are included in the Texts [see the link at the bottom of this page]
Directories - Resources to 'Like' and share through digital networks
Exhibition and Project Opportunities - It is probable that increases in forms of recognition and support through significant awards and funding could more broadly impact upon the quality of exhibitions --and inspire the expertise of artists at various levels of professional engagement who may have specific objectives as well as individual commitment over the long term to broader humanitarian interests and areas of development.
Studios & Shops - Explore the Directories and Social Networks
Practice / sketchpad - Online tools and Mobile Applications.
REFERENCES | Texts
Copyright [1993 - ]
This Notebook was organized and developed by Holly Larner, a practicing artist with diploma from The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, BFA From Tufts University, and Masters in Education from The College of Art at Boston University. The contents of this site, including all images and text, are for personal, educational, non-commercial use only and may not be reproduced in any form without proper reference to Text, Author, Publisher, and Date of Publication.