Art Sketchbook Ideas: Creative Examples to Inspire High School Students
Looking for sketchbook ideas? This article showcases inspirational Fine Art sketchbooks - inspiration for the student and teacher.
‘Self-Portrait (Hands Spread on Knees)’, John Coplans, 1985 | Tate
Artwork page for ‘Self-Portrait (Hands Spread on Knees)’, John Coplans, 1985 These photos were taken by the artist John Coplans of his own gnarled and wrinkled body. Although they are self-portraits, Coplans doesn't show his face. Instead he focuses on isolated body parts such as hands and feet, showing them enlarged and close-up, so that they seem at once familiar and unfamiliar. Coplans' monumental images recall classical sculpture, whilst emphasising the relentless progression of the…