A R T I S T S !
Explore the links below as inspiration for writing, or perhaps you have some art websites, which are your favorites. Either way, begin painting pictures with words!
The Louvre: Take a virtual tour of artwork found in "The Louvre," located in Paris, France.
Museum of Modern Art: Virtually stroll, or scroll, through artwork found in "The Museum of Modern Art," located in New York, New York.
The National Gallery: Browse the collection room by room at "The National Gallery," located in London, England.
Possible prompts for writing related to art, artists, galleries, etc:
- Compare and contrast works of art, style, artists, etc.
- Describe the emotions a particular piece of art evokes.
- Without background information, choose a piece of art that is unfamiliar to you and tell the story you see.
- Choose a period of artwork and argue that the artwork does or does not reflect the culture, economics, people, struggles, and achievements of the time.