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Explore the theme of travel and motion in art. The packet surveys the history of transportation: movement on land, water, and, ultimately, lifting off, soaring through the sky. Nine works of art from...
Teacher Manual: Art on the Move
Architect Harry Weese, though perhaps best known for his design of Washington D.C.'s 100-mile Metro subway system, with stations of coffered concrete vaults and undulating, embedded platform lights,...
05. Harry Weese notebook, sketches, and notes regarding plans for new CTA lines, 1975.
Excerpted from the teacher manual Telling Images: Stories in Art this chapter focuses on the painting Train Station by Walter Ellison. Includes information about the artist,...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Train Station</em> by Walter Ellison
Chicago's public transportation system reached an important milestone in 1943 when the State Street (Red Line) Subway—its first—opened to the public. Early post-war transit plans such as...
01. Chicago Looks Ahead brochure, March 1945.
An overview of Monet's groundbreaking group of seven paintings of the Parisian train station and an introduction to the artist's interest in the subject .
Learn about the development of the railroad in France and Monet's production of his 1877 painting Arrival of the Normandy Train, Gare Saint-Lazare.
A brief essay focusing on the work of Walter Ellison, specifically Train Station and The Sunny South. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Train Station</em> by Walter Ellison
Quick facts about the artist and his train station paintings.
An exploration of Monet's fascination with depicting the smoke and steam from the cloud machines, or steam engines, pulling into Paris's Gare Saint-Lazare.
Video: Monet and the Cloud Machines
An exploration of Monet's fascination with depicting the smoke and steam from the cloud machines, or steam engines, pulling into Paris's Gare Saint-Lazare.
Video: Monet and the Cloud Machines
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