Developed directly with the IB
Author Jayson Paterson, Author Simon Poppy, and Author Andrew Vaughan
Suitable for: IB Diploma Visual Arts students, aged 16-18
Publication date: 23/03/2017
Online: 160 pages
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1: The visual arts journal
What is the visual arts journal?
Making the visual arts journal a habit
Using your visual arts journal as a learning tool
Linking with the assessed components
2: Formal elements of art
What are the formal elements of art?
Space and depth
Time and motion
Materials, process and technique
3: The comparative study
What is the comparative study?
What do we mean by culture?
How to research
Assessment criteria for the comparative study
Visiting museums, exhibitions and galleries
How to interpret function and purpose
What do we mean by context and audience?
How to make comparisons
How to present your comparative study
How to make connections to your own art
4: The process portfolio
What is the process portfolio?
What are the requirements of the process portfolio?
Assessment criteria for the process portfolio
Assembling your process portfolio
5: The exhibition
What is the exhibition?
Developing ideas and intentions
Developing skills and considering art-making forms
Themes, ideas and concepts
Sensitive issues/provocative art
Academic honesty and the artworks you present
The impact of your school, your culture, and your teacher
Assessment criteria for the exhibition
Selecting the artworks for your exhibition
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