Symbolic Self Portrait
Artist Raul de Nieves in his studio. Watch the video
•Cultural Bag assignment: Make a list of important objects that can be used to represent your culture(s)
•What do you want to portray about yourself?
•What cultures do you opt into/out of and which are you born into?
•Do you see any themes emerge?
Create a symbolic self portrait sculpture using objects of cultural significance. You assign meaning and value to the objects around you.