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Historic Art

Independence and the Opening of the West: Thomas Hart Benton

Students will examine "Independence and the Opening of the West" by Thomas Hart Benton. They will analyze its content, use visual thinking strategies and draw conclusions about the art work.
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What are They Thinking? The 1948 Election

Students will work individually or in pairs to analyze Norman Rockwell's Family Squabble.
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Independence and the Opening of the West

Analysis of Thomas Hart Benton mural
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Taking a look at Thomas Hart Benton, Grant Wood and John Steuart Curry

Students compare and contrast the lives of three of the most prominent artists in the Regionalism movement: Thomas Hart Benton, Grant Wood and John Steuart Curry
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