Process Portfolio Questions from Students: Part 1

Hi all, If you are a student in the second year of your Diploma and in a ‘May session’ school, your final examinations are fast approaching. And if you are a visual arts student, next month—March 2018—is likely to be a busy one! The focus of this blog is the Process Portfolio component. Last month I posted the Process Portfolio checklist for HL and SL. This month I’m clarifying some points based on questions I’ve been asked by students about the Process Portfolio.  Questions—and ...

Visual Arts Grade Award June 2012 part 4: the eyes that drip paint

This is the fourth and final blog post following on from the visual arts Grade Award meeting that occurred at the end of June. This time the issue is popular/fashionable - and sometimes stereotypical -  images and techniques: things that many students like to present as part of their final exhibition and which, therefore, we see repeatedly. At Grade Award (where we obviously have a great overview of visual arts exhibitions from all over the world) one particular technique/image frequently cropped up ...