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Learn about the similarities and differences between van Gogh and Gauguin's backgrounds and world views.
Video: The Lives and Careers of van Gogh and Gauguin
Learn about van Gogh's painting of the municipal garden near his home, and his intentions for both the painting and his time with the visiting artist, Paul Gauguin.
Video: Van Gogh and Gauguin, <em>The Garden</em>
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
This painting shows us Van Gogh's bedroom. The room is simply furnished, except for the artist's own paintings hanging on the walls by depicting a personal space, Van Gogh essentially created a...
Activity: <em>The Bedroom</em>
The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection is a cornerstone of the Art Institute of Chicago’s distinguished holdings of Post-Impressionist and modern art. Assembled by Frederic and...
Historic Collections: The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection
Explore Vincent van Gogh's painting The Bedroom and design your own bedroom in a shoe box. Includes discussion questions and an art-making activity.

Van Gogh...
Family Activity: Shadowbox Bedroom
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
Introduce your students to the Art Institute's celebrated collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art. This manual discusses the historical and social milieu of this revolutionary movement...
Teacher Manual: Impressionism, Post-Impressionism
Thinly and rapidly painted, Equestrienne (At the Cirque Fernando) (1887-88) has the confident, improvisational quality of a drawing. Its subject is the Circus Fernando, one of the first...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Equestrienne (At the Cirque Fernando)</em> by Henri Toulouse-Lautrec

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