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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

AM Home School (Teens) 9/25

Class Description: Real vs. Ideal: Art of the Landscape

Explore the many ways and reasons artists have depicted the world around them from untouched rain forests to modern mega cities. We’ll discuss idealized vs. realistic deptictions, utopic vs. dystopic, Impressionism, landscape paintings as reaction to Modernism, Transcendentalism (God and nature), and Eastern vs. Western depictions.

Art Activity: Watercolor landscape paintings

Created By

Jake Fried