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    Chuck Close

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    Chuck Close (born 1940) is an American photorealist specializing in close-up portraits and self-portraits. Close is one of the very few modern realists or photorealists who focus on the human face. In 1988, in mid-career, Close was paralyzed due to a blood clot in his spinal column. He regained partial use of his arms, and was able to return to painting after developing techniques which allowed him to work from a wheelchair.All of Close’s works are based on photographs he takes himself. Close always

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    had a little interest in is Chuck Close. He is truly a talented artist, whose remarkable career has extended beyond his completed works of art. Chuck Close started painting at the age of six and has never stopped. Growing up, Chuck had a learning disability, and in the 1940s, most educators didn’t know about LD’s or Dyslexia. Most student’s who had Chuck’s trouble reading, spelling, concentrating, or paying attention was often labeled slow or dumb. As a result, Chuck spent most of his childhood days

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    Chuck Close Father

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    Have you ever heard about Chuck Close? If you haven't I'm going to tell you he is. Chuck close is a famous artist known for his painting and how he makes them. Around the age of 49 he got a blood clot in his one of his vertebrates in this spine that ended up making him paralyzed from the neck down. Chuck close was born July 5th of 1940 in Monroe, WA.His younger life wasn't all that great. He had suffered from severe dyslexia, being put down by teachers and friends,having his father past at the age

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    Chuck Close Biography

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    case, you’re wrong. This quote was said by an artist named Chuck Close. He has a few types of disabilities that make him not remember faces, not be able to read very well, and not be able to move from the shoulders down. But he is still well known for his portraits that are very realistic and abstract. Chuck Close was born on July 5th, 1940 in Monroe Washington. He grew up with his brother Martin and his parents, Leslie and Mildred Close. Growing up, he didn’t do very well in school because he suffers

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    The Work Of Chuck Close

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    Chuck Close, born July 5, 1940 is an American painter who became famous as a photorealist, through his massive scale portraits. Chuck often paints abstract portraits, which hang in collections internationally. Although a catastrophic spinal artery collapse in 1988 left him severely paralyzed, he has continued to paint and produce work that remains sought after by museums and collectors. Chuck also creates photo portraits using a very large format camera.Chuck Close is noted for his highly inventive

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    Chuck Close Analysis

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    Chuck Close is an artist that has had to overcome many health issues in order to paint. Some of his most popular paintings are ‘Big Self-Portrait’ and ‘Fanny/Fingerpainting’. He is also known for painting in more of an abstract way that most people aren't used to. Chuck Close was born on July 5, 1940 in Monroe, Washington and is currently 75 years old. His parents are Leslie Close and Mildred Close. Chuck Close was born with severe dyslexia which caused him to struggling in school with all of

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    Chuck Close Imagine this. You walk onto a stage. There are lights, cameras, and the crowd cheering your name. You’re about to present an award as a world renowned artist. You take your first step onto that stage and then suddenly everything stops in time, and the crippling pain hits your chest in an instant. You make it through your eloquently prepared speech and rush to a hospital, where you suffer a seizure and collapse. You wake up paralyzed. You find out that you had a spinal stroke the night

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    Have you ever heard of the obstacle overcomer Chuck Close? Chuck Close is a well known person in the art community. He is paralyzed from the neck down. Chuck is known for making 9 foot tall portraits of his family and friends. Chuck’s early years in school and as a teen were tough. He was born on July 5th, 1940 in Monroe, Washington. He had a rough time in school due to him having dyslexia and his peers and teachers not thinking of that being the case. He was described as the laziest of his

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    Chuck Close is one of the few people who never gave up. Chuck Close is an artist who does photorealism artwork. He became Famous for his artwork in the late 1960s. This essay will include his early years of his life and his later years. Chuck was born on July 5,1940 in Monroe, Washington. He had artistic parents that supported him for his artistic skills. Jackson Pollock inspired him as a child. But, Chuck had quite a difficult time in all of his classes except art, because he suffered dyslexia.

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    Chuck Close was born on July 5th, 1940 in Monroe ,Washington. He went to the university of Washington school of art. Then soon transferred to Yale University of art and architecture. Chuck was discovered or became famous for his art in the late 1960’s. He always had dyslexia from the day that he was born. He didn't play much sports. The types of artwork that Chuck Close made where Print is when you use ink on one sheet of paper to another then pressing it down to make the print. Etching is when

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