Part of my final assignment was to copy a famous artists work. I chose Francis Bacon as my artist. If I could use one word to describe Bacon and his work, it would be creepy. I didn’t do too much background investigation on him but I did find out that he was an Atheist and gay. My creativity truly suffered from this class. Basically everything that was done in class was a copy, coupled with the fact that I had two other very demanding courses. So the piece of Bacon’s that I chose to copy was one that would be easily replicable, and one that was still representative of Bacon’s work. I chose the painting titled “Blood on Pavement” which is one of his later works where he was exploring the use of oil paints.
And here were the other two drawings that I did for my final portfolio: