8th Grade Art






 Romare Bearden

Georgia O'Keeffe  Jacob Lawrence  Alexander Calder

In the 8th Grade students will be learning about American Artists and the history of their country by studying its artists, techniques, and innovations.
American art is rich in cultural traditions from all over the world. At times it
is crude and untutored, at times quite sophisticated, however art is always reflective of the time period and culture in which it was made.
8th Grade Art Content Standards
01 Apply media, techniques, and processes.
02 Reflect on the aesthetic issues of art in relation to history and culture.
03 Use the critical process to assess the characteristics and merits of their
work and the work of others.
04 Connect visual arts to other disciplines.