Fascinating story about Starry Night (our students explore this famous painting in the 3rd Grade) and Van Gogh’s observation of fluid dynamics. Cool stuff.
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Join us for this private tour on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 9:45 – 11:00 a.m at the Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, CA. Offering an eye-opening look at the largely unknown cultural history of the Arabian Peninsula, this exhibit draws on recently discovered archaeological material never before seen in North America. This exhibit provides insight into […]
Henri Matisse famously declared, “The artist begins with a vision — a creative operation requiring effort. Creativity takes courage.” We hear every day from our teachers and parent volunteers that it is this very courage, born from giving students opportunities to stretch their creative wings and realize their vision, that reinvigorates their excitement to be in […]
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“The game is changing. It isn’t just about math and science anymore. It’s about creativity, imagination, and, above all, innovation.” – Business Week
One of the best ways to teach our children these essential 21st century skills and others, like collaboration, communication and critical thinking, is through the visual arts. Art in Action is dedicated to providing a robust visual arts education to all students and we hope you will help us.