This piece is very different, but still inspirational in the fact that having something missing of the woman but then through her face showing how she really feels, like a fear inside her head. This has given me an idea to use my text and word this way,
Embroidered Art by Annegret Soltau.
Faceless portraits - similar to my first idea - changing social norms - experimental shoot
Personal Identity Self-portraits with sewn-in original documents, birth certificate, SIM cards.
Lorena Cosba-could do this with students-a self portrait, and a contrasting image to show what's underneath. Note: Transformation in time peeling off effect layering the same face but in different time.
Ripped photos by Jacob a. Mailbomb Maybe an idea for the mental illnesses and feelings project : have the rip from cut marks and underneath write words like irk mean ones?
Could use words related to image. * photo of gymnast is personal to me (from: hidden identity photography.
This is a powerful painting which links into the theme together and/or apart because her face is separated from her features. It also links into the theme of changing identity.
Damaged By Lev Kroński
Saul Steinberg Fingerprint Man, 1951 I love the idea of recreating this with children, cutting a simple stencil out to create the clothing contrast. A great way to explore fingerprints whilst creating stunning art!
What do we do to ourselves, to our self-image and confidence, and self-esteem? Rise above.e perfectly plucked eyebrows , contoured face .
Broken Mirror - replication photography and distorted drawing
Edit // sew two portraits together to create a mixed media piece // Manny Robertson- Embroidered Metropolis. ((Each original print is composed of two portraits, one color and one black and white, that have been cut and sewn together by hand.
Russian Graphic Designer Polina Pakhomova, Generations of Winter/ Book Design