For your first critical analysis of 2017, you are going to read this New York Times article about artist Nicholas Nixon and his project titled The Brown Sisters. For 40 years, Nixon photographed his wife and her 3 sisters, always in the same order.
WIthin the article, you can see all 40 years worth of images of the Brown sisters. Read the article, study the images, and write a 4 paragraph (5 sentences minimum) response to the series of photographs and text. This response should be your opinion—describe what you think about the entire series of images Nixon has made. Also, bear in mind that even though you are responding to a photographic series, you may still treat this in the same way that you would anayze a single photograph:
Here are some things to consider as you respond:
Your analysis will be graded on your depth of organization and evaluation of the content, as well as grammar/punctuation.
Use this guide if you are stuck on what to write about: