ERIC Number: ED404222
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
BCATA Journal for Art Teachers, v34 n2 Sum 1994
This theme issue focuses on topics related to global issues. (1) "Recycling for Art Projects" (Wendy Stephenson) gives an argument for recycling in the art classroom; (2) "Winds of Change: Tradition and Innovation in Circumpolar Art" (Bill Zuk and Robert Dalton) includes profiles of Alaskan Yupik artist, Larry Beck, who creates art from recycled items, and Inuit artist, Alootook Ipellie; (3) "Honouring the Environment through Art" (Sharon McCoubrey) makes connections between art and environmental concerns and offers suggestions for classroom related projects; (4) "The Electronic Environment: A Revolution in Image Production and Consumption" (Don Bergland) describes some specific technologies including the man made environment, virtual reality; and (5) "Diamonds are Forever: The Use of Metaphorical Art to Help Students Develop an Environmental Ethic" (Gloria Snively Corisglia) provides sample lessons of metaphor used to integrate environmental studies and art education. (MM)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Education, Artists, Conservation (Environment), Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Eskimos, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Instructional Materials, Metaphors, Recycling, Technological Literacy, Virtual Reality, Visual Arts
BCATA, Provincial Specialist Association of the BCTF, 105-2235 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 3H9, Canada.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Art Teachers Association, Vancouver.
Identifiers - Location: Canada