Whatever the weather, artists for centuries have been inspired to make art in response to it. Art, fashion, and photography throughout history, have revolutionised the way we think about politics, environmental/social issues, culture and even art itself. In the 21st century we are bombarded, through the media, by a constant stream of news, flipping from the personal to the global in seconds. This information often presents us with serious issues surrounding the weather and environment and this is what L3 YR1 have responded to.
I have created this piece to portray the power that people believed the mythical gods to have, within my final piece they were gods of weather and storms. I want this piece to be striking and eye catching but also hold an element of mystery and the unknown to the viewer.