Homework due printed on paper at the start of next class:
1. Read/Look at the following links:
Favela Painting Project Home
Can Paint Promote Social Change? (Blog Article, Favela Paint Project, Brazil)
Links to Art, Installations, Exhibits, and Crafts attempting to promote/create positive social change
2. Write a 1-2 page paper that does the following:
A.) After reading about the Favela Paint Project and blog comments about it, do you feel that the project does or does not effectively promote positive social change? Please state your reasons for your opinion(s).
B.) Choose a work of art/project from the second link that you feel is very effective in promoting/creating positive social change. (Get further information about it from the internet if necessary). If applicable, use the “Thinking Critically About Visual Images/Texts” and “Principles of Design Aesthetics” handouts as guides. Analyze the work of art/project and explain why you feel it is so effective.
Also due Tuesday, Feb. 3. 2015
-Blog Bio Post
-Read: Everyone a Changemaker: Social Entrepreneurship Ultimate Goal
-Read preface- p. 28 in textbook: Beginner’s Guide to Community Based Arts.