Portraits

A picture becomes a portrait as someone projects themselves – beautiful, loving, smart, brave, proud, contemplative, curious, intelligent, determined, angry, loving, mysterious, funny, anon…..and the unique personality.

POWER POSE
What happens when a person resembles a popular, or admired, pulic figure?
KATHERINE
Black and white portraits reveal as much about a person – without the distraction of color, the least defining quality, usually, of a person.
Bailee
At 12, looks and acts older than her age.
LING LONG
Budding artist from Guangzhou

BECKY
Informal portraits reveal the unexpected incident, surprise, delight, and contemplation. Genuine articles appear.


TIAFOE
Unposed tennis star Francis Tiafoe at sixteen, at home, on the tennis court.
KAREN
DADDY WARHOL
Andy Warhol developed a unique way of seeing people. Artists have to admit stealing (or borrowing) an influential technique, and, have to avoid ingnoring them too.