Mentor Artist for Space

Mentor Artist for Space

1. Artist Name: Tim Pitsiulak

Name of Artwork: Impossible

Date Piece Created:2014 (Cape Dorset)

Medium: Coloured pencil and ink

URL: http://feheleyfinearts.com/product/tim-pitsiulak-impossible/

* This piece shows “overlap” – the wood appears closer than the person because of overlap. This piece could probably also be used to demonstrate line.

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2. Artist Name: Annie Pootoogook

Name of Artwork: Composition (Jigging for Fish)

Date Piece Created:2006 (Cape Dorset)

Medium: Coloured pencil and ink

URL: http://feheleyfinearts.com/product/annie-pootoogook-composition-jigging-for-fish/

* This piece shows “placement” – where a shape is in relationship to the horizon creates depth. Things closer to the horizon line appear farther away (which we can see with the snowmobiler and person lying down). You can also see the Element of Design Line here.

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3. David Guinn and Phillip Adams (Montreal)

Name of Artwork: Winter Haze

Date Piece Created:2009

Medium: Paint on brick (this is a mural on the side of a building in Montreal)

URL: http://www.mumtl.org/en/projects/winter-haze-2009-david-guinn-phillip-adams/

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4. Suggestion: look at M.c. Escher for space examples.