- Author: Brenda Ellis
This book explores ideas that help students understand modern art from Impressionism to artists of today!
Focus is given to artworks and ideas that had great influence on our culture and to artists who give positive, creative messages in their art, making this a perfect introduction to modern art for young students. Students who love to get their hands into things will love the emphasis on sculpture as and art form. Traditional methods of sculpting are introduced as students learn to model, carve, and construct, as well as working with new inventions of the 20th century: assemblages, mobiles, land art, and computer art.