9.27 Class Proposal Critiques

  • Chuck Close
    • Wheelchair and face blind – pictures of faces
  • Valesquez – Dwarf paintings
  • Toulouse-Lautrec
    • How he depicted people – “socially” disabled
    • Aristocrat, from rich family, still marginalized because of disability: how he negotiated being economically advantaged but physically disadvantaged
  • Stephen Wiltshire – artist with Autism
    • Panoramas – large scale
    • Museum showcasing these types of pieces
  • Identifying additional artists
  • Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Henri Matisse
  • Focus on the body and embodiment
  • Jay Sibara (sp?) – Colby College English department, disability studies

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