Graduates of the Visual Arts program have continued to pursue their interest in the fine arts at universities such as Yale, Virginia Commonwealth University, Kansas City Art Institute, Maryland Institute College of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, School of Art Institute of Chicago, Ringling College of Art and Design, School of the Museum of Fine Art- Boston and College for Creative Studies.
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My name is Mary Goldthwaite-Gagne and I am the Visual and Performing Arts department leader at Con Val High School where I have taught since 2007.
I feel passionate about helping students find their way into art; I wholeheartedly believe that art is for everyone.
Students also are required to take Advanced Placement Art History.
Although structure and technique are addressed in studio courses, greater emphasis is placed on the interpretive style of each individual and the development of a professional portfolio.
Art21 I have used Art21 in my class since I began teaching in 2007.
I have come to depend on this resource for 4 key reasons: The Art Assignment This series from PBS Digital Studios was first shared by a former student who posted I Could Do That. The series shares many great qualities with Art21 with the addition of a participatory element.
In this episode she remarks, “I just have this inventory of images and I can start mixing them up.” She continues, , “Basically, I think art is just a way to think, it’s like standing in the wind and letting it pull you in whatever direction it wants to go.” 9.
Robyn O’Neil’s Psychological Landscape (The Art Assignment) I have used this assignment with students for the past few years, and it is the perfect way to bridge abstraction and surreal representation. Janine Antoni “Loss & Desire”(Art21) Janine Antoni introduces student artists to working with unconventional materials: chocolate, soap, cow’s milk.
Visual Arts is an exploratory program designed for high school juniors and seniors who have an artistic interest, dedication and enthusiasm they wish to pursue in a structured course of study.
The High School Visual Arts program is a carefully planned arts curriculum that promotes intellectual, aesthetic and emotional growth.