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Re: [teacherartexchange] Museums vs. internet


From: M. Austin (whest177_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Dec 05 2006 - 16:18:58 PST

How to defend an actual museum exhibit? Take 10 different reproductions of
the same artwork and compare the differences in color, detail, etc. Then
look at a VanGogh and you can "see" that there is texture there, but not
really. Nothing compares to the real thing!
K-12 Kansas Art Teacher

> She's in a small college in Indiana, southeast of Chicago, and she LOVES
> the museum experience. She's just got to learn how to defend it. She
> already works at the museum at her college, and did an internship last
> summer at the Tampa Museum of Art. I'll pass along your words of
> wisdom.

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