Self-Portraits. Journal.The Renaissance artists Titian, Remb.

Self-Portraits. Journal.The Renaissance artists Titian, Rembrandt, and Durer have each paintedself-portraits. Imagine yourself as one of these artists (or anotherartist of your choice that has painted a self-portrait) and write ajournal expressing your thoughts on “your” art (in other words, thejournal entries the artist would probably write.) (1) Explain “your”primary reason for painting a self-portrait. (2) Describe “your”artistic choices in composition: use of color, space, etc. (3) Explainwhat the portrait represents about “you” (as the artist.) (4) Explain“your” choices of subject with regard to at least three other specificpieces “you” have painted.

Self-Portraits. Journal.The Renaissance artists Titian, Remb