I’m studying for my Social Science class and need an explanation.
Assignment Details: (read these directions carefully!)
• The essays for this class have specific prompts. Make sure that you read the questions carefully and consider your answers.
• You must reference and cite the readings that you have chosen to discuss in your Essays
• Essays must be at least 350 words in length
Topic: Political Art
• Is Art for Pleasure or for Politics?
• Politics and Art
• Cases for Political Art
• Art of the Campaign: The Politics of Color Theory
• Political Art (this one is addressed to students at CalPoli, but works well for us too)
Essay 5 Prompts: Shepard Fairey produced well know works in America, such as Obey Giant and Barak Obama’s Presidential Campaign image. Take a look at some of the works that he has created, and others from artists discussed in the Political Art YouTube video. Explain how art can be politically influential using the readings and the videos to support your discussion.