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January 2009

   
           
     
   
           
     

Additional Links:

Article:
Arts Update (page 8)

For entry rules and conditions for The International Children’s Painting
Competition on the Environment, please visit:
www.BayerUS.com/MSMS

For more information about the Blick Linoleum Block Print Contest, visit:
www.dickblick.com

To learn more about the SemperComm Foundation’s annual art contest, visit:
www.sempercomm.org

To learn more about the next Sargent Art Contest, visit:
www.sargentart.com

Article:
Understanding Culture and Diversity: Australian Aboriginal Art (page 20)

Here are some useful Web sites for further information, activity ideas
and examples of Australian Aboriginal artworks:

www.jintaart.com/au/iconography/iconhmpg.htm
www.aboriginalartonline.com/index.php
www.ngv.vic.gov.au/indigenous/

Article:
Paper Moccasins: Stepping Toward Learning (page 22)

Download The Moccasins Step-By-Step instructions. (PDF)

Download The Moccasins Template. (PDF)

This download is saved as a PDF file so you MUST HAVE Adobe Acrobat Reader (6.0 or higher) to open and read them.

You can get Acrobat FREE from Adobe at the following address:
http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

Article:
Moko Jumbies: Dancing Spirits from Africa (page 22)

Download The Moko Jumbies Template. (PDF)

Download The Moko Jumbies Practice Sheet. (PDF)

This download is saved as a PDF file so you MUST HAVE Adobe Acrobat Reader (6.0 or higher) to open and read them.

You can get Acrobat FREE from Adobe at the following address:
http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

Article:
Collage Crowns (page 32)

To learn more about the Latin American holiday, “Los Reyes de la Magos” (Three Kings Days), visit the following:

www.elboricua.com/losreyes.html
(Note: May need to copy and paste the above Web address into your browser)

www.studioporto.com/diadelostresreyesmagos/
www.three-kings-day.123holiday.net/
www.geneseo.edu/~jdp12/threekingsday.htm

Article:

Clip & Save Art Print: “Hornsgatan Street in Stockholm by Night,” by Eugene Jansson (page 33)

To learn more about artist Eugene Jansson and/or view examples
of his work, visit the following:

http://www.musee-orsay.fr/en/collections/works-in-focus/search/commentaire/commentaire_id/proletarian-lodgings-7136.html

http://www.musee-orsay.fr/en/events/exhibitions/in-the-musee-dorsay/exhibitions-in-the-musee-dorsay/article/eugene-jansson-1862-1915-6784.html

http://www.onlinegalleries.com/art-and-antiques/detail/40024

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Eug%C3%A8ne_Fredrik_Jansson

http://www.artfact.com/catalog/searchLots.cfm?scp=p&cID=
0&catalogRef=&shw=50&ord=2&ad=DESC&img=0&houseRef=
&houseLetter=A&aID=0&artistRef=&areaID=&cou
ntryID=&regionID=
&stateID=&fdt=0&tdt=0&fr=0&to=0&wa=
Eugene%20Jansson&wp=&wo=&nw=&upcoming=0&rp=&hi=1&rem=FALSE

Use Google Images to view the following works by Jansson
that relate to this month’s art print:

Hornsgatan Street, 1902 (alternate version)
Riddarfjärden, Stockholm, 1898
Proletarian Lodgings, 1898
Sunrise Over the Rooftops, 1903
Nocturne, 1902; and Stora Nygatan, 1898

To view The Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh:
www.moma.org/collection/browse_results.php?object_id=79802

To view The Night Café by Vincent van Gogh:
http://artgallery.yale.edu/pages/collection/popups/pc_modern/details11.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:NightCafe.jpg

Article:
Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Art Around the World (page 66)

To learn more about “history painting,” visit the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History site:
http://wintercounts.si.edu/

Here are a couple of sources for classroom grants:
http://www.airbornetrust.com/
http://sites.target.com/site/en/company/page.jsp?contentId=WCMP04-031819

   
                         
           
                         
 
 
 

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