The following Art History lesson plans will introduce you and your students to five fantastic artists who spent a good amount of time experimenting with colour.
KANDINSKY, WASSILY: KANDINSKY COLOR STUDIES
Students will learn about artist Wassily Kandinsky as they focus on his life as an artist and a musician. From Laura Stuart-Smith.
MONDRIAN, PIET – ABSTRACT DESIGNS
Students will create Mondrian-inspired abstract art using crayons and paper. From Cheryl Trowbridge.
WARHOL, ANDY: “POP ART” PORTRAITS
Geoff Snyder shows you how to teach your students to gain an understanding of Andy Warhol’s work and the origins of “Pop Art”.
SEURAT, GEORGES: Q-TIP® POINTILLISM
S.Klein shares a great technique students can use to reproduce the look of a Georges Seurat pointillism painting.
ROUAULT, GEORGES: PORTRAITS
Portrait Painting in the style of Georges Rouault with the help of Kim Hoskins-Ward.