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Historic Collections: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection
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Learn more about James and Marilynn Alsdorf, prolific collectors of Asian art and significant donors to the Art Institute of Chicago's collection.
Historic Collections: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection
Website: Art Access: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art
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Art Access is an online resource for educators, parents, and students that features selected artworks from the Art Institute's collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art. Historical...
Website: Art Access: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art
Website: Art Access: Modern and Contemporary Art
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Art Access is an online resource for educators, parents, and students that features selected artworks from the Art Institute's collection of Modern and Contemporary art. Historical information,...
Website: Art Access: Modern and Contemporary Art
Artwork and Artist Information: Model of a Pole Dance Scene
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This small earthenware sculpture was used in an important ritual which was enacted by the ancient people of the Nayarit region of West Mexico and is still performed by people elsewhere in Mexico...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Model of a Pole Dance Scene</em>
Lesson Plan: Inspired by Nature
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In this lesson, students will examine and discuss Hanging Head Dragonfly Shade on Mosaic and Turtleback Base and explore how artists have used nature for inspiration. They will then design a...
Lesson Plan: Inspired by Nature
Artwork and Artist Information: Street Scenes in Times of Peace
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Street Scenes in Times of Peace is a long, painted handscroll that shows off the wide range of people and activities typical of a large 14th-century Chinese city. This scroll offers a rare...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Street Scenes in Times of Peace</em>
Artwork Resource Packet: Two Figures (Menhirs) by Barbara Hepworth
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Barbara Hepworth's Two Figures represents the artist's fusion of geometry and nature. The teak sculpture is composed of two vertical forms that are situated on a platform and punctuated by white...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Two Figures (Menhirs)</em> by Barbara Hepworth
Artwork Resource Packet: Merrymakers in an Inn by Adriaen van Ostade
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Adriaen van Ostade's Merrymakers in an Inn illustrates peasants of multi-generations celebrating a joyous event in a spacious and picturesque interior. In the 17th century, the inn served as...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Merrymakers in an Inn</em> by Adriaen van Ostade
Teacher Manual: Gustave Caillebotte and the City in Art
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This teachers' manual was created to complement Gustave Caillebotte: Urban Impressionist, a retrospective exhibition held at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1995. The manual analyzes the political,...
Teacher Manual: Gustave Caillebotte and the City in Art
Artwork Resource Packet: Into the World There Came A Soul Called Ida by Ivan Albright
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To render this haunting portrait, Albright used a precise painting technique that encourages viewers to look at all the details that convey Ida's persona, such as clothing, accessories, and setting....
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Into the World There Came A Soul Called Ida</em> by Ivan Albright
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