Teaching

Inspired by Caspar David Friedrich

Giulia D. With students of grade9 (classi terze) we studied the Romantic Painters of 19th-Century, like Turner, Delacroix, Gericault and Friedrich. After the Romanticism lesson … Read more

To become an artist…

Some simple rules to follow in the Art Room… sorry they are in italian, but I need to share with the italian teachers! I copied … Read more

BACK TO SCHOOL!!

I started to teach art in an Italian Middle School (I’m living in Italy now!), and I’m trying to apply some educational methods that I … Read more

Portraits in Modern Art

The figure in the Avant-garde Art was represented in many different ways and with different techniques. Students chose some details of works of art and copied the figures, imitating style and technique of the artists. Matisse Cezanne Leger Degas Picasso Gauguin Depero Kirchner Nolde Segantini  

Inspired by Rothko

  I love Rothko, I try to teach who he is and what he has done. The easiest way is to copy his works of art, his colour’s fields  and compositions. With soft pastels start creating fields of colour on white, black or … Read more