Audrey Flack, whose work is pictured in this chapter, is considered to be a
leading photorealist. View her works
online. Compare Crayola 1972 with Invocation 1982. In what
manner did her technique change?
Judy Baca said of her mural project Great Wall of Los Angeles "I hope
when the public comes to admire our murals they'll share the magic and emotion
that our crew shared with one another." Visit the SPARC Mural
website and view the entire mural online. The mural is composed of histories
that are often ignored due to their controversy. Which section do you consider
to be the most controversial?
Diego Rivera created a new revival of mural painting. He used his murals to bring art to the people. The Diego Rivera Mural project of City College San Francisco plans to bring the public back to this most important example of public art. Visit this site and discuss the social political aspects of his work.
Encaustic painting is a medium with a rich history. Visit this site and learn more about this medium.
To view more of Winslow Homer's paintings visit: Winslow Homer: The Obtuse Bard Winslow Homer, American Painter, 1836-1910
To view more of van Eyck's paintings visit: WebMuseum: Jan van Eyck Jan van Eyck, 1390-1441
To view more of Rembrandt's paintings visit: WebMuseum: Rembrandt