The images in this online Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) gallery about "Creating an American Identity through Art in the 19th and 20th Century" are all from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Carefully selected according to the principles of VTS.
VTS is a research-based teaching method that improves critical thinking and language skills through facilitated discussions about works of art.
The selected artworks depict events in a chronological order. The gallery includes contemporary artworks as well.
Please note that the image set below is a preview. The attached PowerPoint presentation and PDF file were designed specifically for classroom use.