Surrealism

Rene Magritte

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The Son of Man. Oil on Canvas. 1964.

Magritte used SURREAL DEVICES to create his out-of-this-world paintings...

SCALE: relative size

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DISLOCATION: taking an object from its familiar surroundings & placng it in an unfamiliar place

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JUXTOPOSITION: combining two unrelated objects to make an impossible one

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TRANSPARENCY: objects that are solid can be seen through

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TRANSFORMATION: objects are change from their natural state

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LEVITATION: heavy objects float in midair

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YOUR TURN!

Turn the school hallway into a SURREAL environment.
You must use at least three of the surreal devices.
You must also include something that makes it personal - something that represents you.