Big, Blue $43.8 million Newman “Zip” Painting leads Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Sale – UPDATED with sale results.
UPDATE: Sotheby's pulled in more than $293 million at the evening sale of Post War & Contemporary (total reflects hammers prices plus buyers' premiums). Here's a portion of the excellent coverage from Judd Tully at Artinfo.com: NEW YORK — Fueled by a handful of outstanding offerings, the contemporary art market maintained its upwardly momentum on Tuesday at Sotheby’s,…
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The Stripe and Splatter Lesson...Haycock Elementary Art Blog
Art projects based on "Where the Wild Things Are" are about as common as Rainbow Fish lessons these days. But they are both kid favorites, incorporate lessons in line and color, and allow a variety of ages to feel successful. So my Kindergarten thru 3rd graders created an extra large monster with Sharpie and watercolor based on those of Maurice Sendak. We talked about ways to change the expression of their monster's face: happy, angry and sad. Then I took pictures of each child reacting to…
For the Love of Art
This was a great lesson that focused on problem-solving and graphic design. We learned about the history of the very first Keep Calm and Carry On poster from this awesome video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrHkKXFRbCI) and then discussed the story and also the art occupation of graphic design. Students had to come up with their own Keep Calm slogan, including a creative and effective logo or symbol that represented their slogan. They did 4 sketches, chose one, and used stencils to…
Action Jackson Line Lesson - The Art of Education University
Grade Level: Kindergarten Art Elements: Line – Students will produce 5 or more line types Art Skills: Drawing, Painting, Paintbrush Care Art History: Jackson Pollack This is a great beginning of the year lesson to introduce the Art Element of Line to Kindergarten students. This is also their first experience using paint, so the care of paint […]
Dripping Paint: Action Painting - Art History
Students will be directed to observe the lines and shapes that make up an action painting. They will learn about artist Jackson Pollock and will then create a painting using dripped paint.
Jackson Pollock Drip painting/weaving Revisited
3rd grade learned all about the innovative Abstract Expressionist artist, Jackson Pollock. Pollock was different because he took the canvas...