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Dali in 3D

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Description

Students will analyze and interpret Salvador Dali’s surrealist paintings. Students will use Dali’s inspiration to create surrealist compositions using cardboard as the main medium.

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Lesson Objectives

Students will explore the life and art of Salvador Dali.

Students will brainstorm and sketch stages of artwork with thumbnails before creating their sculptures in cardboard.

Students will demonstrate a willingness to experiment with cardboard to create sculptures that have surreal meanings.

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Teaching Strategies

  • Introduce Salvador Dali and facilitate a discussion surrounding his artwork and ideas.
  • Demonstrate how cardboard can be manipulated to create a sculpture.
  • Lead students as they research Salvador Dali’s famous surrealist paintings.
  • Guide students as they brainstorm and sketch ideas.

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National Standards


Create

Document early stages of the creative process visually and/or verbally in traditional or new media.

VA:Cr1.1.8a

Demonstrate willingness to experiment, innovate, and take risks to pursue ideas, forms, and meanings that emerge in the process of art- making or designing.

VA:Cr2.1.8a

Document early stages of the creative process visually and/or verbally in traditional or contemporary media.

8.VA:Cr1.1

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Time Requirements

Teacher Prep Time

45 minutes

Demonstration Time

45 minutes

Student Studio Time

4 hours and 30 minutes

Supplies and Materials

  • Cardboard pieces (various thicknesses)
  • Adhesive: hot glue, school glue, or tape
  • Cardboard cutting tools
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Optional: paint materials

National Standards


Create

Document early stages of the creative process visually and/or verbally in traditional or new media.

VA:Cr1.1.8a

Demonstrate willingness to experiment, innovate, and take risks to pursue ideas, forms, and meanings that emerge in the process of art- making or designing.

VA:Cr2.1.8a

Document early stages of the creative process visually and/or verbally in traditional or contemporary media.

8.VA:Cr1.1

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Steps

Introduce Dali

Study the work of Salvador Dali to gain information on his life and surrealist style.

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Instructional Materials

Artist Bio

Salvador Dali

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Brainstorming Thumbnails

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Graphic Organizer

Compare and Contrast Recreations

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Anchor Chart

Cardboard Cutting Tools

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How to Manipulate Cardboard

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Reflection

#ArtistStatement

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