Interpretive Resource

Teacher Manual: African American Art at the Art Institute of Chicago

Teacher Manual: African American Art at the Art Institute of Chicago

Introduce your students to 19th- and 20th-century African American art in the Art Institute's collection from works by Henry Ossawa Tanner to Kerry James Marshall's mural-sized paintings. This manual includes reproductions of 20 paintings, sculptures, photographs, and works on paper, as well as maps, classroom activities, and a comprehensive timeline. (©1997)

19th century, 20th century, African American, American, Harlem Renaissance, painting, photography, sculpture
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High School, Middle School
Art from Many Places, Art Traditions of the United States, Contemporary Art and Design

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