Purpose: To encourage students to support our local art community, to view current "happenings" & trends in art, to make mature statements about what they are viewing and to make connections to their own work.Requirements:Drawing & Painting I: Extra CreditDrawing & Painting II: 1 visit per marking period
Gallery Visit Protocol
**Try to view a one artist show. (See Me for examples)
**Assume one of the “Roles” listed below while viewing the show…take notes accordingly.
**You may have to do a bit of research on the format you are to work with according to the role you assumed. (For example: Investigate sample blog formats, how they are written and what they include.)
**Create a stunning presentation accordingly!
**Students are to show proof of the gallery visit (business card, pamphlet...) and write a written statement about the visit.Suggested Galleries in the Harrisburg Area: (Check out "3rd in the Burg" (www.thirdintheburg.org) for new opening receptions and links to local galleries and their hours)
- Assume the Role of one of the following: The artist, A Newspaper Reporter, or An Art Blog Writer.
- Consider the Audience…who is reading this?
- Consider the Format: Artist Statement, Newspaper Article, Blog Entry
- Topic…what are you writing about? (The art show you are viewing)