For this project you will study the art of Chuck Close and then make a portrait using his methods. In class we will watch the videos Chuck Close: Close Up and Chuck Close:A Portrait in Progress to give you an overview of his life and art.
The following websites are helpful to learn more about the artist:
Chuck Close: Process and Collaboration
MOMA Exhibitions 1998: Chuck Close
Artcyclopedia: Chuck Close
PBS Art Beat: Conversation with Chuck Close