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March 2012

   
           
         
           
     

Additional Links:

Article:

Arts Update (page 10)

Information about “Stuck at Prom”:
http://www.stuckatprom.com

Information about “The Power of Art,”:
http://www.labschool.org/powerofart

Information about the ArtsFest 2012:
http://www.mcsk12.net/ARTSFEST/index.html

Information about the Blick Art Materials’ Linoleum Block Print Contest:
http://www.dickblick.com/blockcontest

Article:

Silky Sunflowers & Swirly Skies
(page 22)

View some of Vincent van Gogh’s “Sunflower” paintings:
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/poim/hd_poim.htm
http://www.vangoghmuseum.nl/vgm/index.jsp?page=3503&collection=623&lang=en

View The Starry Night:

http://www.googleartproject.com/museums/moma/the-starry-night


Article:


Reflective Object: Capturing the Look of Metal (page 24)

Learn more about artist A.J. Fries and view some of his work:
http://www.hallwalls.org/page.php?program=1&item=230
http://www.buffaloartsstudio.org/AJFries.html
http://archives.buffalorising.com/story/aj_fries_artistic_genius
http://www.flickr.com/photos/24071968@N03


Article:


“Wild Beasts” Roam the Art Room (page 26)

Learn more about “Les Fauves” and view some of their art:
http://www.nga.gov/feature/artnation/fauve/beasts_1.shtm
http://www.sanderhome.com/Fauves
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/fauv/hd_fauv.htm

Article:

Clip & Save: "Surge of Spring," by Emily Carr (page 27)

For more information on the life and work of Emily Carr, visit the following websites:

http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/EmilyCarr/en/index.php
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&
Params=A1ARTA0001428

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhF_TcREdkU

Online teaching resources:
http://aggv.ca/education/teacher_resources
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/EmilyCarr/en/resources/esl.php
http://www.kinderart.com/arthistory/emilycarr.shtml (Primary)
http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/lessons/middle/carr_trees.html


Article:

Sailing the Seven C’s to Better Painting: Contrast, Part II
(page 31)

Visit the Student Web page connected to this article:
http://www.artsandactivities.com/sailingsevencs.html


Article:

Pop-Art Panels (page 34)

>> Click Here << To download materials related to this lesson

Learn more about James Rosenquist and view some of his work:
http://rogallery.com/Rosenquist_James/rosenquist-biography.htm
http://www.jimrosenquist-artist.com
http://www.moma.org/collection/artist.php?artist_id=5021

Biographical information on Edward Hopper:
http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/auth/hopper


Article:


Building Bridges One Line at a Time (page 36)

View Joseph Stella’s painting, “The Brooklyn Bridge: Variation On an Old Theme,” 1941:
http://whitney.org/Collection/JosephStella/4215

Famous bridges:
http://www.touropia.com/most-famous-bridges-in-the-world

Learn about the Brooklyn Bridge:
http://www.brooklynbridgeaworldwonder.com/cultural-impact.html


Article:


Forum: “Oops!” Makes for Creative Opportunities (page 41)

Visit Barney Salzberg’s website:
http://www.barneysaltzberg.com

Article:

London: An Art Teacher’s Destination/Inspiration (page 42)

Download the Victoria & Albert Museum’s toolkit for teachers: http://www.vam.ac.uk/content/articles/d/design-for-life-resources

See the Tate’s project ideas that link schools, galleries and artists:
http://www.Tate.org.uk/schoolsteachers

   
                         
           
                         
 
 
 

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