ERIC Number: ED292693
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
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How To Enjoy Paintings.
Developed for intermediate and low intermediate adult and young adult English language readers, this book describes selected aspects of art and paintings. Topics covered include how to: (1) understand art as part of the environment that can be seen and felt; (2) recognize illusions; (3) comprehend the language of paintings; (4) read a picture; and (5) judge a painting or picture. Activities are designed to stimulate thinking processes, comparisons, evaluations, and discussions, and readers are encouraged to use the materials to complete answers to questions and to solve puzzles. This book is illustrated with drawings, photographs, diagrams, and charts. Answers to questions and an index of included paintings are provided. (JHP)
Descriptors: Adult Learning, Art Activities, Art Appreciation, Art Education, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, Instructional Materials, Painting (Visual Arts), Postsecondary Education, Visual Arts, Visual Literacy, Young Adults
Cambridge University Press, 32 East 57th Street, New York, NY 10022.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
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