TRANSPERSONAL SELF - Studio art assignment related to Shirin Neshat
Besides traits that are unique to you, you share transpersonal traits that comprise your group identity.
Describe yourself according to each of the following transpersonal categories. For 'family' for example, list if you are a daughter, son, cousin, ......
Rate the significance of each of the transpersonal categoires in constructing your identity.
State of health
Taste in art
Taste in music
Taste in fashion
Major or profession
Preferred mode of transportation
Assignment: Select one transpersonal trait that you rated as very significant. Choose an object or substance that represents this trait. For example, ‘Diet’ could be revealed as tofu or candy. ‘Generation could be expressed as a communication device or article of clothing. Utilize this object as a sign or a symbol within a work of art entitled “My Transpersonal Self.”