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Visual Arts History

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The Last New Century: American Art from 1880-1920
From dailymotion.com
This six minute video looks back to the beginning of the Last New Century and uses famous art works to show the a relationship between the contemporary art world and those from earlier ones, especially the Hudson River Valley School. A quality video ... [more]
February 19, 2011 at 11:44 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Some great paintings and classical music, together
From YouTube, produced by Larry Sanger
View brief (15-20 second) pairings of great paintings with great classical music: Michelangelo with Mozart, Renoir with Chopin, Gainsborough with Mendelssohn, Raphael with Bach, Da Vinci with Beethoven, Degas with Tchaikovsky, etc.  Over 50 such pair... [more]
March 26, 2011 at 04:00 PM
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Ages: 8 - 14
Art and Music-Vincent Van Gogh and Johann Sebastian Bach
From mightybook.com, produced by Mighty Book
In this video, students will learn about the paintings of Van Gogh and the music of Sebastian Bach. Slides of Van Gogh's paintings move across screen as Bach's music is played in background. This is a good teaching resource to integrate the arts into... [more]
March 22, 2011 at 11:13 PM
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Ages: 3 - 12
Art for Kids: Meet 10 Famous Paintings and Artists
From youtube.com, produced by earlyknowledgeforkids.org
This video clip shows 10 famous paintings and the artists that painted them. It provides information such as the title of the painting and when the painting was created. (3:14)
April 5, 2013 at 08:59 PM
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Ages: 9 - 14
Art and Music-Frederick Remington and Antonin Dvorak
From mightybook.com, produced by Mighty Book
Integrating art and music-a feast for the eyes and the ears. In this video, students will learn about the Impressionist painter Frederick Remington and the music of Czech composer of Romantic music  Antonin Dvorak. Slides of Remington's work move ac... [more]
March 22, 2011 at 11:23 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Art of the Western World-The Classical Ideal
From learner.org, produced by WNET-New York 1989
Art as we know it began from the rich civilizations of Ancient Greece and Rome.  This traces the origins of humanism and the immortal classical style to Ancient Greece. The genius of Roman engineering and architecture was used to build an empire, whi... [more]
April 3, 2010 at 11:14 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
Renaissance Artists
From SchoolTube
An eighteen minute video that is a lecture about these artists with photos. As with most art videos, preview it first should there be an image that may not be appropriate for your class. A good video that provides great insights into the movement, ar... [more]
March 30, 2011 at 10:47 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Greek Sculpture (BBC: How Art Made The World)
From YouTube, produced by BBC
This ten minute video is about how Greek art was created as something more human than human. This is an excerpt from the BBC documentary "How Art Made The World" and contains a narrator and images of Greek sculptures. Be aware that this are real imag... [more]
July 16, 2011 at 09:27 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Art of the Western World
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg
This 4:36 long video is accompanied by an extensive collection of additional videos. It is designed for older students and provides an overview of this subject. It is highly recommended that you preview all the videos in the series to make sure the c... [more]
October 10, 2011 at 09:25 PM
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Art That Tells a Story (Interactive)
From teachersdomain.org, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
This interactive activity, adapted from material provided by the ECHO partners, presents images of nine artifacts from the collection of the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts. Many of these objects were included in "Uncommon Legacies," an ... [more]
June 12, 2012 at 03:08 PM
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