Famous Self-Portraits. Leonardo DaVinci 1505. What can you conclude about DaVinci from his self-portrait?. Rembrandt 1629. What do you notice about Rembrandt’s use of light and dark in this self-portrait?. Judith Leyster 1630. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
What can you conclude about DaVinci from his
What do you notice about Rembrandts use of light and dark in
Judith Leyster1630What can we infer about Leyster based on her
self-portait? Vincent Van Gogh
He painted over 30 self-portraits between the years 1886 and
1889. His collection of self-portraits made him one of the most
popular self-portraitists of all time.
What is Van Gogh trying to capture in this self-portrait?
What does Cezannes facial expression and background say about
Which self-portrait do you prefer?Why?Frida Kahlo1907-1954
What is your impression of Frida
What do the details in this self-portrait say about
NormanRockwell1960What are some details you notice in this
triple self-portrait?Now its your turn!
A self-portrait is an image of a person created by himself or
herself. Self-portraits can reveal a great deal about a persons
feelings, strengths, weaknesses, talents, gifts, character traits,
circumstances, point of view.Your assignment is to create your own
self-portrait. You may use pencil, crayons, markers, colored
pencils, paint, the computer. This is your opportunity to be
creative. You could also use magazine clippings, clip art,
decorative papers, or any other material available to you. Your
self-portrait should be a reflection of your individuality. Your
canvas should be unlined paper, the color of your choice, but it
should be no larger than 8 x 11 inches in size. (If you need paper,
please let me know.) Of course, your self-portrait should be neat
and effectively presented. It should show qualify effort, thought,
care, and evidence of higher level thinking.