Musical Critique

Musical Critique Worksheet

Any activity that gets students out of their seats and writing about Art is a good thing. The Musical Critique is a take on the more formal 4 steps of Art Criticism mixed with musical chairs. As a refresher the 4 Steps of Art Criticism are as follows: Description: What do you See? Literal description of… Read more »

Art Piracy & Copyright

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Copyright Law You may begin this lesson a number of ways but I like to start with the radio story from American Public Media’s Marketplace about veteran concept artist Jeff Koons. In less than 3 mins the students can get an overview of the issues regarding artists, copyright laws, and how we perceive these issues/laws has evolved over the… Read more »

Token Response Critique

Token Response Critique

This critique involves 8 shapes or tokens that correspond to responses on a handout. Each student has a set of tokens and a handout. They travel around the room and view classmate’s artwork laid out around the room or on their desks. Students will drop a token next to an artwork that they feel meets one of… Read more »