Research point: John Virtue

When looking at landscapes in series earlier in the course, I came across John Virtue's work that focussed more on the urban environment, particularly the work he produced while he was associate artist in residence at the National Gallery. I noted the following from the National Gallery website: He is described as "a landscape painter … Continue reading Research point: John Virtue

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Research point: Contemporary artists working with landscape

Project 3 Composition Research point In this research point I was asked to use my reading list and other sources to find contemporary artists who work with landscape and a range of viewpoints and to compare their approaches with that of earlier artists. The first example suggested was to compare that of Tacita Dean's blackboard … Continue reading Research point: Contemporary artists working with landscape

Research point: Landscape artists working in series

Project 2 Landscape Research point When looking at some historic and contemporary artists who work in series with the landscape I saw some interesting techniques. I had already seen some of the work from the more well known artists like Monet, Cézanne and David Hockney, but thought it worth refreshing my knowledge of these before … Continue reading Research point: Landscape artists working in series