Art Creation & Reflection – Photography/Cinema

 

Required ResourcesRead/review the following resources for this activity:

  • Textbook: Chapter 11, 12
  • Lesson
  • Minimum of 1 scholarly source (in addition to the textbook)

Instructions- create your own artistic production and a reflection paper.

Part 1: Art CreationSelect a photograph. Create an art piece of photography 

Part 2: ReflectionWrite a reflection about the relationship between your art production and the inspiration piece. Include the following in the reflection paper:

  • Introduction
  • Inspiration Piece
    • Include the inspiration photograph 
    • provide the title, artist/director, year, and place of origin.
    • Briefly explain the background of the inspiration piece.
  • Your Art Piece
    • Include your original photograph within the document.
    • Provide a title.
    • Explain the background of your piece.
  • Connection
    • Explain the thematic connection between the two pieces.
    • How are they similar and different?
    • Are they the same medium? How does the medium impact what the viewer experiences?
    •  how do the formal elements of design compare to one another?

Original Artwork Requirements

  • Methods: photo 
  • No computer-generated pieces

Writing Requirements (APA format)

  • Length: 1.5-2 pages (not including title page, images, or references page)
  • 1-inch margins
  • Double spaced
  • 12-point Times New Roman font
  • Title page
  • References page (minimum of 1 scholarly source)