Choose an artist (Realism, Edward Hopper) from any place and historical period. Research them in terms of the artist’s reflection of the contemporary culture. Foreground an exploration of issues that represent your artist as a mirror and/or an agent of change for the society and cultures in which they lived. (This is important point.) (His influence on society and changes in society.)
Biographical information — Work, life, social class, gender, religious or spiritual affiliations
A critical discussion of culture as reflected in your artist’s work.
A critical discussion of the social conditions of the time, and your artist’s role and relationship to these issues.
Include 2 images (Morning Sun and Chop Suey) of the artist’s work and a visual analysis of each.