Create a research portrait of a well-known artist, explain how his or her work responds to particular social issues.
Pick an artist whom you are curious about. one you are able to find enough information on to create a susbstantantive portrait? be able to identify works that address social issues? Can you discern a pattern in the artists reaction to those issues..
Organize your profile around one or two interesting focal points. Your project must support claims about the relatioship between the artists work and its social or political contezt. reader will expect to see supporting evidence. Begin your research with primary sourcessubject work and letters, commentary, or intervies. second sources such ash biographies, encyclopedia entries and comentary by art historian or critics. can you identify pattern in the artist work. Please cite and document all sources