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Works of art spark learning in remarkable ways. Explore Art + History, a process for using art as a primary source for historical inquiry.
Using three artworks from the Art Institute’s collection, these videos unpack a central theme and use innovative visual storytelling to highlight the choices artists made to shape form and meaning in their works.
This activity uses your observations and imagination to bring to life the characters in a work of art.
Take a short journey into the museum’s beloved Thorne Miniature Rooms.