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					Abstract Expressionism

        Line unit
                        Linear Abstraction-Step 1


•   Anger                            •   Create 8 separate drawings.
•   Joy
•   Peacefulness, tranquility        •   Each drawing will express one of
                                         the words to the left.
•   Confusion
•   Power                            •   The drawings must consist solely
•   Loneliness                           of lines.
•   Femininity
•   Depression                       •   Each drawing must have line
                                         quality. An extreme variety of
                                         thick, thin, light, dark lines.

                                     •   You will use the following
                                         mediums use ink, pencil and
                                         charcoal
Line Quality expressed abstractly through line.
                Linear abstraction-Step 2


•   You will create a new drawing by cutting up and
    pasting your 8 abstract drawings.
•   Each drawing must be cut up and arranged together to
    create a sense of movement.
•   You will than attach these pieces together to create
    your new work of art.
•   This new drawing cannot be a square or rectangle.
•   You must use at least 2/3’s of each old drawing.
•   The new drawing’s dimensions are open-ended.
•   You may rework your new artwork by drawing back
    into it.
Jackson Pollock
Franz Kline

				
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