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Artwork Resource Packet: Bedcover Made from Cigar or Tobacco Rectangles Known as "Top Sheets" by Theresa Zett Smith
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This striking quilt was made with pieces of fabric called "top sheets" used to line cigar and tobacco boxes. These top sheets include 108 colorful designs and pictures, including flags from around...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Bedcover Made from Cigar or Tobacco Rectangles Known as "Top Sheets"</em> by Theresa Zett Smith
Teacher Manual: Masks of Africa
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The masks illustrated and discussed in this packet, all from the Art Institute collection, demonstrate the great variety of form content, and medium which characterize mask production in Africa. The...
Teacher Manual: Masks of Africa
Artwork and Artist Information: Portrait Mask of a Woman (Ndoma)
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The idealized human face is a subject of special attention for Baule sculptors. Among the most highly regarded Baule art forms are stylized portrait masks, such as this one, called ndoma....
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Portrait Mask of a Woman (Ndoma)</em>
Teacher Manual: The Arts of the Ancient Americas
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Art objects embody information about the history, philosophy, religion, and social order of the people who made them and the environment in which they were made. Written in Spanish and English, this...
Teacher Manual: The Arts of the Ancient Americas
Teacher Manual: A Modern Vision: Impressionism and Post-Impressionism at the Art Institute of Chicago
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This teaching manual focuses on Impressionist and Post-Impressionist work in the Art Institute's collection. Work is divided by the following themes: Truth to Nature, People and Relationships, Modern...
Teacher Manual: A Modern Vision: Impressionism and Post-Impressionism at the Art Institute of Chicago
Teacher Manual: The Japanese Kimono
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This Art Institute manual uses the kimono to explore Japanese cultural history and to stimulate multicultural discoveries in art, social studies, and language arts. Includes a historical essay,...
Teacher Manual: The Japanese Kimono
Essay: Zapata by José Clemente Orozco
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This essay focuses on José Clemente Orozco who was a leading figure of the Mexican mural movement during the 1920s and 1930s and became a pioneer of the public arts movement during his seven-year...
Essay: <em>Zapata</em> by José Clemente Orozco
Teacher Manual: Van Gogh and Gauguin
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This packet explores the relationship between Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin through 11 images executed before, during, and after their brief but explosive time in Arles in 1888. Includes an...
Teacher Manual: Van Gogh and Gauguin
Artwork and Artist Information: Cabin in the Cotton by Horace Pippin
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A brief essay focusing on Cabin in the Cotton by Horace Pippin. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Cabin in the Cotton</em> by Horace Pippin
Artwork and Artist Information: The Two Disciples at the Tomb by Henry Ossawa Tanner
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A brief essay focusing on Henry Ossawa Tanner and his work entitled The Two Disciples at the Tomb. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>The Two Disciples at the Tomb</em> by Henry Ossawa Tanner
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