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You can find all the images from The Artist and the Landscape Online art Suitcase on the home page.

What is the Online Art Suitcase?

HOW DO YOU USE THE ONLINE ART SUITCASE?

Click on an image of artwork on the home page. We will guide you through the process of using Visual Thinking Strategies to discuss art with your students and then teach a standards-aligned art lessons created by our certified art educator. Thank you for exploring the Online Art Suitcase with us.

What is a landscape?

Landscape:  The appreciation of nature for its own sake, and its choice as a specific subject for art, Landscape has been a major theme in artmaking for centuries and has been explored though traditional mediums, such as painting and drawing, plus modern mediums such as photography and video. Landscapes allow us to explore the ways we relate to places and the impact the land and environment has on us.

(Landscapes, Tate, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/l/landscape)

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Why Is It Important for Students to Create Original Art?

What is a Docent?

Was the YAM originally a jail?