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  1. Search the internet to find one photographic work by an artist discussed in the lesson or in the reading assignments that speaks to you. Discuss this photographic work using the following guidelines: style, time period, artistic movement that the photographer was a part of, and visual characteristics of the work. Post your discussion on the discussion board and provide a link to the photograph that you choose.
  2. Search the internet to find two works of photography by two artists discussed in the lesson or in the reading assignments. Write an essay (1/2-1 page) that compares and contrasts these two works. Provide links to these works on the internet. Post your essay on the discussion board.
  3. Choose one photographer whose work was created within the past 25 years. Discuss the way that this artist’s work speaks to our culture. What is the underlying meaning in the artwork of this photographer? Post on the discussion board and provide links to the specific works in your discussion.
  4. After viewing the work of Claes Oldenburg, respond to the following questions and post your discussion on the discussion board.
    • What contemporary product would you chose to make into a work of art? Why?
    • How would you alter its packaging or appearance in your finished painting or sculpture?
    • What is your message?