Assignment Five – Process and Omissions

For my fifth and final paper in the textiles section of this course, I chose to write about Judy Chicago's The Dinner Party, a large-scale, multi-media work of art/installation created between 1974-9. I have visited this work several times and am very moved by its scope and strength and ambition. It's not a perfect or… Continue reading Assignment Five – Process and Omissions


Assignment Four: Reflection on feedback

The feedback I received for Assignment Four seemed fair to me; I felt I did a good job of thinking about a piece of art that seemed important and powerful to me. She offered two main areas for improvement. As usual, I struggled a lot with the constraints of writing only 1,000 words, and was… Continue reading Assignment Four: Reflection on feedback

Assignment Three: Reflection on Feedback

I am happy with Dr. Rees' feedback on my latest assignment; in addition to recognizing my strengths and areas of interest, she also pointed out some areas for further inquiry and noted two areas to really focus on in Part Four (Photography) of this course. The two main issues Dr. Rees rightly identified are as… Continue reading Assignment Three: Reflection on Feedback

Assignment Two: Reflection on feedback

I received formative feedback on my second assignment. This entry comprises my response to Dr. Rees' comments and suggestions. Once again, I've organized my thinking according to the sections in the feedback form. Overall comments Dr. Rees' overall comments reflect my relative comfort with close reading. I tried to be as thorough and detailed in… Continue reading Assignment Two: Reflection on feedback