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Online Extras / October 2014

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Additional Links for October 2014

 

 

Let Your Spirit Fly! Creating a Butterfly of Significance (page 16)

Learn more about the annual migration of the monarch butterflies to Mexico:
http://goodnature.nathab.com/myth-and-mystery-in-mexicos-monarch-kingdom/

http://www.mexonline.com/mariposas-monarcas.htm

Read about the plight facing the monarch butterflies’ migration and habitat:
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/14/world/americas/north-american-leaders-urged-to-restore-monarch-butterflys-habitat.html?_r=1

Five Dia De Los Muertos Questions You Were Too Afraid To Ask:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/01/dia-de-los-muertos_n_4184636.html

A&A Art Print: Feelings in Art, “The Vexed Man” (page 19-22)

To learn more about F.X. Messerschmidt, visit:
http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/messerschmidt/life_work.html

For more information on The Vexed Man, by F.X. Messerschmidt, visit:
http://www.getty.edu/art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=305049

Visit the Women’s and Children’s Health Network’s website and grab/download the graphic of drawn facial expressions:
http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetailsKids.aspx?p=335&np=287&id=1530

Step-by-step lessons on clay portraiture:
http://www.amaco.com/amaco-lesson-plans/lesson-plan-4-portraits-in-clay/

http://applesloveorangespdx.blogspot.com/2011/02/clay-faces.html

Short video from the Getty exhibit that shows people emoting in the Expression Lab:
http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/messerschmidt/expressionlab.html

Details about the 2012 exhibition Messerschmidt and Modernity, focusing on how the Character Heads have influenced many contemporary artists:
http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/messerschmidt/responses.html

Integrating the Curriculum: Have You Met George? Human Anatomy in the Art Room (page 23)

Skeleton from four angles with bones identified:
http://features.cgsociety.org/newgallerycrits/g92/10292/10292_1232474274_large.jpg

Printable human skeleton diagram, labeled, unlabeled and blank:
http://timvandevall.com/human-skeleton-diagram-printable/

Not So Spooky: Calaveras at Play (page 24)

Adorable video, “Dia De Los Muertos.” CGI Student Academy Award Gold Medal Winner Short Film:
http://blogs.kqed.org/filmschoolshorts/films/dia-de-los-muertos/

Video about Dia de los Muertos, from the Travel Channel:
http://youtu.be/sUUAgEWeYeI

Downloadable teacher packet about Dia de los Muertos:
http://archive.azcentral.com/ent/dead/teachers/teacherpacket_edited.pdf

Website with general information about Dia de los Muertos:
http://www.celebrate-day-of-the-dead.com

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos, Soft-Sculpture Style (page 26)

Photograph sources:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/artofskulls/with/2439991094/

http://www.pinterest.com/auntiemeemers/calaveras-de-azucar/

“Dia De Los Muertos.” CGI Student Academy Award Gold Medal Winner Short Film:
http://blogs.kqed.org/filmschoolshorts/films/dia-de-los-muertos/

A brief documentary on the Day of the Dead, made for an ESL culture lesson:
http://youtu.be/jsbr_Tkn08w

How to make calaveras de azúcar (sugar skulls):
http://www.crizmac.com/artandsoul/index.php/2011/10/25/how-to-sugar-skulls-day-of-the-dead/#more-3436

Video from the Travel Channel:
http://youtu.be/sUUAgEWeYeI

Picasso with Pizzazz (page 30)

View the three paintings mentioned in this article:

Guernica (Picasso):
http://www.museoreinasofia.es/en/collection/artwork/guernica

Still Life, 1918 (Picasso):
http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.46670.html

Still life, Peppermint Bottle (Cézanne):
http://uploads7.wikiart.org/images/paul-cezanne/still-life-peppermint-bottle-1895.jpg


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