ERIC Number: ED450026
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-May
Reference Count: N/A
Henri Matisse: Color and Light. Teacher's Guide. School Arts: Looking/Learning.
Henri Matisse painted "Open Window, Collioure" in the summer of 1905, when he and Andre Derain worked together in Collioure (France), a small Mediterranean fishing port near the Spanish border. This teaching guide discusses the painting "Open Window, Collioure" and Matisse's use of light and vibrant color. The guide provides information on Matisse's life and on fauvism. Includes an image of "Open Window, Collioure." Presents several classroom activities. Contains 5 resources. (BT)
Descriptors: Art Education, Art Expression, Artists, Color, Light, Painting (Visual Arts), Secondary Education, Teaching Guides
National Gallery of Art, 4th and Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20565. For full text: http://www.nga.gov/education/teachres.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.