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Dance Is Art

Along with my art education major and art history minor, I also have my dance minor. And, last week I was extremely fortunate enough to be apart of Marywood’s Dance Fall Show Case. 252 more words

Where Creativity Works

ART Movement: The Russian Supremematism

The Russian Suprematism is the invention of Russian artist Kazimir Malevich, was one of the earliest and most radical developments in abstract art. Its name derived from Malevich’s belief that Suprematist art would be superior to all the art of the past, and that it would lead to the “supremacy of pure feeling or perception in the pictorial arts.” Heavily influenced by avant-garde poets, and an emerging movement in literary criticism, Malevich derived his interest in flouting the rules of language, in defying reason. 128 more words

Steve Forney

There is no keeping me out of galleries and museums. One of my favorite local galleries is Just Looking Gallery. I have been looking for the perfect decor for… 115 more words

Tableaux Vivant!

There are really two reasons we do Tableaux Vivant. The first is to make you truly consider what the important details of an artwork are – if someone could only show you a select detail or two, what would those details need to be so that you would recognize your artwork. 473 more words

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Art in the garden

Gardens and art walk hand in hand. Gardens inspire art; art inspires gardens. No wonder, really, for both draw their reason for being from instincts for beauty, form and the ability to change the way the person who looks at them views everything that follows. 493 more words


Imaging: Commercialization of Photography (Lesson Plan)

This lesson plan is part of my proposed curriculum for level 4 art students in high school.

Imaging: History, Development, and Commercialization of Photography

Objective: to teach students about perception while focusing on the camera and how it can be used in and out of the workplace… 87 more words

Art History

The Art of Politics and Economy (Lesson Plan)

This lesson plan is part of my proposed curriculum for the influence of art then and now.

The Art of Politics and Economy

Objective: to artwork influenced by war, governments, the economy, and politics and then examine how we have visualized modern society, politics, and war in art. 97 more words

Art History