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From Virtual to Concrete

Lesson Plan

Description

Students will explore two different virtual art museums, comparing the content and visitor experience. They will collaboratively create an exhibition brochure created with cardstock and colored pencils.

Level

Areas of Study

Collections

Lesson Objectives

Students will explore two digital art museums while comparing and contrasting the viewer experience at both venues.

Students will collaboratively select an exhibit theme and individually select artwork within that theme.

Students will brainstorm how a gallery experience may change how artwork is presented and experienced.

Students will collaborate to create an exhibit brochure using colored pencils, printed text, and the chosen theme.

Students will write an exhibition narrative to enhance the brochure.

Students will compare their exhibition brochure with the digital exhibit and how that may influence a viewer's ideas.

Teaching Strategies

  • Provide links for several digital art museums that could be explored.
  • Demonstrate how to compare and contrast digital art museums.
  • Facilitate a class discussion focusing on how a gallery experience may change how artwork is presented and viewed.
  • Demonstrate strategies for creating an exhibit brochure using colored pencils, printed text, and a chosen theme.
  • Photocopy or print student work for individual use.
  • Introduce the idea of an exhibition narrative to enhance the brochure.

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National Standards


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Time Requirements

Teacher Prep Time

25 minutes

Demonstration Time

15 minutes

Student Studio Time

1 hours and 20 minutes

Supplies and Materials

  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Ruler
  • Cardstock (assorted colors and sizes)
  • Scissors
  • Colored pencils
  • Photocopier/printer

National Standards


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Steps

Explore Virtual Museums

Explore two digital art museums. Complete the resource Comparing and Contrasting Digital Venues. Document favorite or memorable artworks in a sketchbook. Collaboratively select a theme for an exhibit brochure with a peer(s).

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Instructional Materials

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Building an Exhibit Brochure

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Preparing Exhibition Narratives

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Exploring Digital Art Exhibits

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My Digital Field Trip Reflection

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