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Creativity and Imagination #6

May 31st, 2006

Image: Avis Rasmussen, Self Portrait, 2006, woodcut. © Avis Rasmussen

More portrait ponderings! The flood of submissions to In Your Face continues. We’re close to an amazing 5,000 portraits already. Collectively they raise so many issues. If you make a self-portrait for example, which ‘you’ of the many ‘you’s’ do you depict? And if you depict a partner, a family member, or friend or neighbour, which of their many personality traits do you highlight? Every great portraitist from Leonardo to Warhol has struggled with the problem. Have you found a solution?

  • http://tamblyn.blogspot.com D. Tamblyn

    Out of curiosity, how will people know if their submissions will be used in the exhibit?

    Thanks,
    D. Tamblyn

  • http://tamblyn.blogspot.com D. Tamblyn

    Out of curiosity, how will people know if their submissions will be used in the exhibit?

    Thanks,
    D. Tamblyn

  • David Wistow

    Every entry will be included in the display.
    David

  • David Wistow

    Every entry will be included in the display.
    David