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Andy Warhol’s Blotted Line
Learn Warhol's blotted-line process by combining drawing with basic printmaking skills.
Brillo: But Is It Art?
Critically analyze a work of art in order to form opinions and determine what constitutes art.
Collecting Youth Culture
Use Warhol’s Time Capsules as a catalyst to collect and explore contemporary youth culture.
Explore the function of portraiture and use collage to create your own self-portrait.
Death and Disasters: Newspaper Activity
Examine the use of photojournalism and explore how visual information may be edited to convey new meanings.
Diversity of Voice: Views on Guns in America
Discuss diverse points of view on gun ownership and assess the role of art in communicating cultural values.
Everyday Objects and Transformation
Alter a popular everyday object using diverse materials to change its visual impact.
Hammer and Sickle: Interpreting Symbols and Meaning
Compare and contrast powerful cultural symbols and their use in contemporary art.
Create a Pop portrait in the style of Warhol, using photographs of contemporary celebrities.
Jackie: Flashbulb Memory Activity
Analyze and discuss how powerful images in history bring back personal memories.
Rubber Stamping Activity
Use Warhol's rubber-stamping technique to explore repetition, pattern, and design.
Space Fruit and the Color Wheel
Investigate color theory and formal elements in art using Warhol's print series Space Fruit.
Time Capsule 21 Activity
Examine Warhol's Time Capsules and discuss how objects reveal important information about people, places, and cultures.
Powerpoint: Pop Art
This PowerPoint presentation provides an overview of pop art and Warhol's contribution to the movement.