Sculpture

  • Negative space
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    Negative space A testament to space Big Idea: to take the negative and make it known. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using negative space in sculpture: Yasuaki Oishi, Peter […]

  • Collaborative Organic Form
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    Collaborative Organic Form achieving artist works through collaboration Big Idea: achieving artist works through collaboration Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using organic shapes in sculpture: Henry Moore, Chihuly, Julia […]

  • Project Head
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    Project Head Additive & Subtractive Story Telling Big Idea: Story Telling with sculpture. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using mosaic additive form: Niki De Saint Phalle This artwork tells […]

  • Subtractive Minimalist Sculpture
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    Subtractive Minimalist Sculpture Simplifying Form Big Idea: To simplify form and structure through design. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using subtractive design in sculpture: Richard Serra, Henry Moore, Alexander […]

  • The Repetitive Mold
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    The Repetitive Mold Symmetry in repetition. Big Idea: Process defining symmetry in sculpture Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using molds: George Segal, Janine Antoni, Shoso Shimbo, Dessa Kirk Molds […]

  • The Wild Fruit Sculpture
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    The Wild Fruit Sculpture Take one / Take two: put it together. Big Idea: Taking two organic forms to create one. Thinking outside the box. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of […]

  • Wired Form Expressing Movement
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    Wired Form Expressing Movement Armatures that portray action. Big Idea: Creating Emotion and motion with metal armature. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using Armature Techniques in their work. Claes […]

  • Wired Sculpture
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    Wired Sculpture Manipulating Wire Big Idea: Creating form with wire. Taking something drawn 2D and turning it 3D with wire. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using the techniques popularized […]

  • Cup Alteration
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    Cup Alteration Is it a Cup Big Idea: We are changing the perception of an object. Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Examples of artists using surrealist ideals in altering a behavior or […]

  • Watch out world hear I come.
    Posted in: Art History, Education, Sculpture

    Art Controversy Richard Serra Tilted Arc / Henry Moore The Archer Big Idea: Defining art as a person and a society Description of Setting: High School Art Classroom, 30+ students, 9 tables, 35 chairs, 2 sinks, projector Public School, Fall Semester, 1st Quarter 45 minute class periods Art History: Artists create controversy in all facets […]