Comparative Study Gallery

CS Student Examples

In this section you will find a range of examples of students' comparative studies. I have chosen to showcase aspirational studies,  mostly 7s and a few 6s, that explore a variety of topics with different visual and organizational approaches. These examples come from schools all around the world and Id like to express my thanks to all of you who have shared your finest student work! Follow the links below to each students individual gallery page with slideshow.

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Agata, CS HL

This is a fine example of a Comparative study that received a 7. Agata looks at a selection of artworks by two artists from different cultural contexts, Katarina Fritsch and Anish Kapoor, making relevant...

Alberte, CS HL

In this excellent comparative study Alberte focuses on movement in art, primarily investigating the work of Danish artist Olafur Eliasson, comparing his installation Riverbed 2014, and Your Embodied Garden...

Elodie, Comparative Study, HL

an interesting premise for a comparison...Thanks to Julien Guibreteau for sharing Elodie's work with us. Her mark was 32 out of 42 , which makes it a 6. I think it is a very engaging CS and for the most...

Enrico, CS HL

Enrico deepened his knowledge of the feminist art movement of the 1970's while researching for his Comparative Study. This research proved to be a key influence on his developing a body of work around...

Margherita CS HL

Margherita's Comparative Study is a beautiful example of how a CS can really influence and support the development of the student artist.The artists that she chose to investigate for her CS, Patrick van...

Mila, CS HL

For her Comparative Study Mila chose to focus on two artists from very different cultural and historical backgrounds.She analyses three artworks by each artist that explore the idea of space, home and...

Zeid, CS HL

This student contacted me himself and asked if I would like to publish his work on this site. I am impressed with his initiative and the quality of his work and would like to share his CS on "women's...

Zere, CS HL

This example of an organized and articulate Comparative Study earned Zere a 7. She was motivated by her interest in photography and by her own cultural experiences as a female in the middle east, to...

Sofie H, CS HL

This Higher level CS By Sophie Holstein received full marks, 42 /42. In it she investigates the line between art and vandalism, critical commentary and public response, analyzing and comparing works by...

Ruby CS, SL

I am pleased to share this fine example of a Standard Level Comparative Study that received 30/30 points! Thanks to Ruby and her teacher Rachel Kirby at at UWC Costa Rica.This CS focuses on examples of...

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