Drawing is one of the oldest forms of expression.  It is also often regarded as

Drawing is one of the oldest forms of expression.  It is also often regarded as the foundation for artistic study.  How can a field with such a long and storied history also be regarded as an innovative medium today?  How do contemporary artists push the boundaries of drawing?  Please give at least one specific example of a contemporary artist pushing the boundaries with drawing in their work.  Please use ART 21 as a resource to help you discover artists for this discussion topic.

Implied texture, also known as visual texture, is perceived by the viewer when l

Implied texture, also known as visual texture, is perceived by the viewer when looking at art.  In his painting The Waterseller of Seville, Diego Velazquez uses color, light, shadow, shape and other techniques to make a flat, two-dimensional canvas appear three dimensional.  The figure and the variety of fabric and objects in the painting have very specific textures.  Look carefully at this painting and discuss the various textures that are achieved by Velazquez.  Describe the variety of surfaces that you see.  How does Velazquez achieve such a variety of implied texture?

  Option 1: Big Business (Monopolies) and Exploitation of Workers View the follo

  Option 1: Big Business (Monopolies) and Exploitation of Workers View the following resource:
The Progressive EraLinks to an external site. (27:30)
Browse and read one (1) of the following:
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory FireLinks to an external site.
The Pullman StrikeLinks to an external site.
Then, address the following:
Explain if big business leaders were “captains of industry,” “shrewd businessmen,” or “robber barons.”
Based on one of the resources noted for this option, assess American working conditions and exploitation of workers in the Age of Industry.
Analyze the role that government played in reforming American working conditions.
Explain the benefits of the Federal Government regulations of monopolies.
Analyze which progressive presidents attained economic justice and reform for workers.
Requirements
Length: 3-4 pages (not including title page or references page)
1-inch margins
Double spaced
12-point Times New Roman font
Title page
References page
In-text citations that correspond with your end references

  Option 1: Big Business (Monopolies) and Exploitation of Workers View the follo

  Option 1: Big Business (Monopolies) and Exploitation of Workers View the following resource:
The Progressive EraLinks to an external site. (27:30)
Browse and read one (1) of the following:
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory FireLinks to an external site.
The Pullman StrikeLinks to an external site.
Then, address the following:
Explain if big business leaders were “captains of industry,” “shrewd businessmen,” or “robber barons.”
Based on one of the resources noted for this option, assess American working conditions and exploitation of workers in the Age of Industry.
Analyze the role that government played in reforming American working conditions.
Explain the benefits of the Federal Government regulations of monopolies.
Analyze which progressive presidents attained economic justice and reform for workers.
Requirements
Length: 3-4 pages (not including title page or references page)
1-inch margins
Double spaced
12-point Times New Roman font
Title page
References page
In-text citations that correspond with your end references

The High Renaissance artists produced many remarkable portraits and established

The High Renaissance artists produced many remarkable portraits and established conventions for portraits that are still observed today. How do portraits on your phone or digital device reflect those conventions? Please select specific examples from this unit to compare and contrast with contemporary examples of portraiture. You may also share images that you have on your phone to help illustrate your argument but it is not required.