[Download] ➵ Divided Portraits Identity and Disability Author Hilary Cooper – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk “She brings a keen painter’s eye to bear The result is often striking how the subject exists as well as looks”—James Salter“Whether focused on a landscape or the human features the result is “She brings a keen painter’s eye to Identity and PDF ↠ bear The result is often Divided Portraits ePUB ô striking how the subject exists as well as looks”—James Salter“Whether focused on a Portraits Identity and Kindle × landscape or the human features the result is an enchantment”—George PlimptonBeautiful and inspiring portraits create a new image and identity for disability showing grace beauty strength and resolve In portraiture as in most human interactions the head—indeed the eyes—are the first thing noticed But confronted by a person in a wheelchair the viewer’s focus shifts to the chair This work challenges any assumption of difference illuminating Christopher Reeve’s protest after his accident—“I am still me”—and emphasizing that able bodied or disabled humanity is innate to us all The book accompanies a traveling exhibition of the paintings drawings and sculpturesA New York based fine artist specializing in portraiture and landscape Hilary Cooper has been featured in numerous exhibitions and collections as well as editorials in The New Yorker and Art News Among her commissioned works are portraits for Erica Jong Ed Koch Kimberly Rockefeller and Patricia Hearst ShawJean Kennedy Smith founder of VSA arts was the US ambassador to Ireland from to and has received numerous awards for her many contributions to the issue of disabilitiesRoxana Robinson is a noted writer the author of the acclaimed biography of Georgia O’Keefe and five other books including four New York Times Notable books of the Year.
- 80 pages
- Divided Portraits Identity and Disability
- Hilary Cooper
- 02 August 2016 Hilary Cooper