Our Lesson on Art Nouveau was comprehensive of a research on the meaning of design: change the shape of an object while maintaining its function.
After we spoke about of born and developing of design in the 19th Century into the Art Nouveau Style and we designed a chair. Every student of grade 9 (13 year-old) has designed his own chair in his personal style with unique and original features, using a worksheet with a simple chair. Every student has expressed his personality in it! You can buy the worksheet with a faint silhouette of a stylized chair here below: