Charles Thomas "Chuck" Close (born July 5, 1940) is an American painter and ...
on photographs (Photorealism or Hyperrealism technique) of family and friends,
..... Smithsonian's Archi...
Information about the Oral history interview with Chuck Close, 1987 May 14-
September 30, including instructions ... There were only a few names in my family
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Close is noted for his highly inventive techniques used to paint the human face.
Artworks and analysis: Chuck Close explored methodical, system-driven portrait
... view, Close turned to one of the oldest traditions anywhere in art history, the ...
But that wasn't the only pain Chuck Close had to deal with in his young life. ... and
moved the family from Monroe to Everett to Tacoma to Everett in search of civil ...
Oct 8, 2005 ... Chuck Close is one of America's most influential - and most collectable - artists.
His gigantic mosaic-patterned paintings helped reinvent the art ...
Chuck Close is a modern American artist who has achieved international
recognition for his large scale portraits of himself, his friends and his family. ...
The history of Western art has evolved by artists either developing the art of
Oct 25, 2014 ... Oral history interview with Chuck Close, 1987 May 14-Sept. 30 - Oral ..... In
depicting the countenances of family members and ... Chuck Close: ...
If any one artist's work is a variation on a theme, then it is Chuck Close's, who ...
uses people close to him as his subjects - his family, friends, and colleagues.
For 40 years, Chuck Close has blasted his huge hyper-real images into ... back,
the paintings become magical and sometimes brutal mugshots of Close's family,