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Contemporary Art

E&I Program: 
Distance Learning
Grade level : 
4 to 12

In these teacher materials, students will learn and understand that, today, artists from all over the world use diverse ways of expressing creative thought. They may use traditional materials or unexpected ones. They may choose any style, any mood, and derive ideas from any source—such as the world around that time, current events, or the works of past artists. Through this lesson, students will understand that s contemporary artwork is the product of a series of thoughtful, artistic decisions, even if it appears spontaneous or abstract.