We are asked to:
Make a list of the artists mentioned in Dean and Millar’s essay. Look up at least one piece by each of the artists mentioned whose work incorporates text. How many of these pieces are relevant to the theme of ‘place’ and how do they reference place? Make notes in your learning log.
There are quite a few artists mentioned:
- Caspar David Friedrich
Known for landscapes featuring contemplative figures.
- John Constable
Famous for his landscapes of the Suffolk countryside.
- Ian Hamilton Finlay
Finlay was a poet and writer, as well as an artist (and gardener). He has