Guitar
September 10, 2015

Guitar

DETAIL: Pablo Picasso (Spanish; 1881–1973). Guitar, c. 1913. Cut and pasted newspaper, wallpaper, and paper, chalk, charcoal, ink and pencil on colored paper; 26.125″ x 19.5″. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest, 1979. Public Domain. Want To Have This Month’s Full-Size Print For Your Classroom? Download a PDF of A&A October 2015 Issue […]

Secrets Of The Sea: Underwater Collages
June 15, 2015

Secrets Of The Sea: Underwater Collages

Both Picasso and Matisse practiced collage as an art form during their careers. True or false? About half of my sixth-grade class got this answer correct: True. I then showed them examples of each artist’s collages. As they viewed Matisse’s, they suddenly remembered studying his cut-paper works of art. Of course, there are many famous […]