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ERIC Number: EJ699827
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jan-1
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0036-6463
Dinner Party for an Artist
Bryden, Nancy
School Arts: The Art Education Magazine for Teachers, v103 n5 p42 Jan 2004
Students analyze common characteristics of visual arts evident across time and among cultural/ethnic groups to formulate analyses, evaluations, and interpretations of meaning. One challenge in teaching tenth grade students who come from very diverse backgrounds is how to introduce them to a variety of artists within a five-month semester system. Hence, the Dinner for an Artist problem was developed. The goals were for students to research well-known masters and contemporary artists, use technology as a resource, and present findings in a group installation. The Dinner for an Artist activity is described in this article.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada