This is your opportunity to refine your exploration of your own artistic
You will produce a collection
of images similar to the groups of images found in a publication like
Light Work's Contact Sheet or in a gallery or museum show.
is made up of many different cultures, subcultures, and lifestyles.
We all have aspects of our lives that others might not be aware of.
For this project you are to document some aspect of your life and the
part of society you connect with in the form of a virtual photo show.
You will share
your special insight to this part of your life and our culture.
You should be familiar with your subject and have the accessibility to
photograph your subject in depth and repeatedly.
This is a project about investigation and social awareness.
You are the cultural observer, recorder, documenting an aspect of our
society or exploring your personal artistic vision.
You will shoot multiple
sessions exposing many images.
You will produce a slideshow of related images.
You will create a title for the total production.
You will create an artist
statement for this work.
The complete statement will be on the on-line
A condensed artist statement will be the last slide in your presentation.
Consider sequence, flow
and unity of design and content to strengthen your series.
for completion of this assignment:
Consider your options and opportunities and create a written proposal
using the online
with the instructor to make sure this project will work for the class.
Shoot your first 100 or more images exploring your ideas- using techniques
learned in class-
be bold and creative.
4) Consult with
instructor to develop strategies for completion.
You must have the first attempts evaluated before shooting the followup.
5) Start sequencing
your images and do a first draft presentation.
Shoot more images-
if you change your project fill out another proposal.
6) Produce the
final presentation for critique in class.
artist statement and title for the series.