Mrs. Olson's Weblink's

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National Gallery Of Art Kids Page
NGA Kids is a site dedicated to extending student learning beyond our Art classroom curriculum through amazing interactive digital art-making tools, artist and genre specific guides, resources, games, calendars and exhibition details all via the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Search the Museum collection and view a calendar of events and upcoming exhibits-you'll want to plan a visit!

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Dahlov Ipcar (Artist Study Artist)
This is the official web site for the Maine artist/author/illustrator. The site contains biographical information and pictorial slideshow, book listings, appearance and exhibition calendar.

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Cyber Chase: Can't Wait to Tessellate
Visit a site where students can use the tessellation maker via the PBS kids series Cyber Chase

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Claude Monet Water Lilies 
This is the site for the Musee de l'Orangerie where Monet's giant water lily paintings are permanently exhibited in a two galleries offering 360 degree views. Students can use the mouse to view each panel within the galleries, as seen in my classroom!

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Jacob Lawrence (Artist Study Artist)
Jacob Lawrence: Exploring Stories
This extensive website was created in conjunction with the Whitney Museum's collection of Lawrence's work. The site includes information about Jacob Lawrence's life and work, learning resources and tools for students to tell their own stories.

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Frank Stella (Artist Study Artist)
This link is specific to Stella's recent exhibit of his New Hampshire-based paintings titled "Irregular Polygons" at The Hood Museum of Art in Dartmouth, NH. Our classroom study focused on this collection, as well as his Protractor and Black series. Scroll down to view a brief video clip of the artist during the exhibit installation and link to the museum's exhibition page.

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MC Escher's web site
Take a look at the artist's "official" web site, especially the "symmetry" Picture Gallery

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Andy Goldsworthy
Photo Gallery and video of Goldsworthy's arches around the world.

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Andy Goldsworthy at work
Get a rare glimpse of artist Andy Goldsworthy at work installing a piece at the as he installs "Drawn Stone" (formerly called "Faultline") in the entrance courtyard of the new de Young Museum in San Francisco.

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Andy Goldsworthy Digital Catalogue
These pages make accessible a sample of entries from the Andy Goldsworthy Digital Catalogue DVD (Volume One: 1976-1986) by way of the University of Glasgow, Crichton Campus, Dumfries.

The Digital Catalogue documents, visually and textually, the first ten years of Andy Goldsworthy's ephemeral, outdoor practice. It replicates Goldsworthy's Slide Cabinet Index, and includes previously unpublished material from Goldsworthy's Sketchbook Diaries.

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Hieroglyph Writer
Students can “write” in hieroglyphs through this interactive PBS web site.

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Hieroglyphic Typewriter
Act as a 21st Century scribe.

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Joseph Cornell Interactive web site
This web site is linked to the Peabody Essex Museum's past exhibit: Joseph Cornell Navigating the Imagination. Learn more about the artist and his work through this interactive site.

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"Sunday Afternoon on the Isle of La Grande Jatte" by Georges Seurat
Grade 2 discussion piece

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Andy Warhol Museum web site
Official Museum site provides information about Warhol's art, the collection, tours, and how to make your own silk screen online.

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Coined Environmental or Land Artists, their works include the wrapping of the Pont-Neuf bridge in Paris, the 24-mile-long artwork called Running Fence in Sonoma and Marin counties in California, and The Gates in New York City's Central Park.

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Christo & Jeanne-Claude
Coined Environmental or Land Artists, their works include the wrapping of the Pont-Neuf bridge in Paris, the 24-mile-long artwork called Running Fence in Sonoma and Marin counties in California, and The Gates in New York City's Central Park.

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