All students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of juxtaposition and exaggeration while creating a drawing combining multiple subjects in an invented space.
Juxtaposition: an act or instance of placing close together or side by side, especially for comparison or contrast.
Exaggeration: The act of doing or representing in an excessive manner.
Surrealism: the principles, ideals, or practice of producing fantastic or incongruous imagery or effects in art, literature, film, or theater by means of unnatural or irrational juxtapositions and combinations.
The Lovers II, 1928 by Rene Magritte
Warm up: Answer: How does this artist demonstrate surrealism? What mood does this painting evoke? How can you relate to this image?
Using the spinning wheel, share out 5 answers.
Below are other interpretations of Magritte's painting. How could you re-create this image?
Draw your own interpretation of this image.