8 to 10 November 2019
8 to 10 November 2019
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Line to Lino Print29 August 2017
This activity explores the expressive quality of observational line drawing and translating this into printmaking Linoleum Printing is a fairly simple process that can gives surprisingly good results.... more
Biological Illustration29 August 2017
There are whole fields of specialization in botanical, biological, medical illustration. For students who love both science and art this is a particularly fertile Interdisciplinary Connections. more
Figure and Animal Drawing29 August 2017
Drawing the human figure teaches so much about looking. If your school will allow it, hold a weekly figure drawing session, during class or after school. If you don't have a model, the students can take... more
Invisible Drawingfree29 August 2017
Use the ideas on this page to teach conceptual thinking, when the idea is more important than the thing. (Read more about conceptual thinking at Art and Authenticity )Incorporate this assignment during... more
Interpretive Frameworksfree28 August 2017
This is a ‘quiz’ you can give to your students before introducing the idea of different Interpretive Frameworks. There are no right answers of course- the purpose of the quiz is actually to reveal... more
Art and Money28 August 2017
A TOK/Art discussion topicThe art world is fed by pretension and desire as much as by talent, and value is associated in what often appears an arbitrary and incomprehensible manner. Why is it that people... more
Celebrity Artists28 August 2017
British artist Damien Hirst is the world's richest artist and the Tate's big retrospective marks the height of his power. Hirst's atelier has been turning out dot paintings since 1986, and by the artist's... more
Art and Originality28 August 2017
What does it mean to be original?Can ideas be owned? Does a signature make a work of art? In this section you will find observations on the idea of originality, Jim Jarmusch's manifesto on Nothing is... more
Art and Values28 August 2017
What are the standards for good art, or is it just a question of taste? Here are some of the issues addressed in this section:I think it's pretty clear today that the artist does not carry any moral or... more