Create > Art History Remix
“American Gothic”, Grant Wood – remake by Jesse John Hunniford
Goal: Recreate in photograph an historically significant painting.
- Select a painting from art history as the source of your remix. Look up historically significant paintings here > https://www.wikiart.org/
Re-do the work; update it, change colors, and re-stage it in a photo. Feel free to remake the original piece in a modern way, or in an ironic or humorous way or in as accurate as you can be way.
Trigger Mechanisms: Distort, Manipulate, Dynamic gesture, Multi-dimensional
- Westosha Examples > https://goo.gl/photos/bLbZvr4KgHcMN1Sh8
Just Something > http://justsomething.co/22-famous-paintings-revisited-as-photographs/
“Self Portrait 1889″, Vincent van Gogh – remake by Seth Johnson
“Girl reading a letter by an open window”, Vermeer – remake by Wanda Martin
“Portrait of Sylvia Von Harden”, Wilhelm Heinrich Otto Dix – remake by Stephan Hoffman & SoYeon Kim
“Birth of Venus” by Botticelli
“Birth of Venus” remake by Julio Cesar León Peña
“Birth of Venus” remake by Kevin Thom