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Re: interdisciplinary 50's

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lindacharlie (lindacharlie)
Sat, 17 Jul 1999 22:56:41 -0500

These influential artists and architects of the 1950's were American by birth
or adoption:
Jackson Pollack, Lee Krasner, Franz Kline, Robt. Motherwell, Ellsworth
KellyFrank Stella, Jasper Johns, David Smith, Eva Hesse, Roy Lichtenstein,
Andy Warhol, Robt. Rauschenberg, Barnett Newman, Man Ray, Ad Reinhardt,
Clyfford Still, Arshile Gorky, Josef Albers, Helen Frankenthaler, Jim Dine,
Alexander Calder, Louise Nevelson
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Buckminster Fuller, Eero Saaranin, Albert Kahn,
Walter Gropius

pmcnally wrote:

> This year I will be working with a sixth grade team on their
> interdisciplinary unit America in the 50's. I would like your help
> brainstorming a list of atrists/architects that are well known for their
> work from that period.
> Also I will be working with the same team on their unit on survival....this
> one really has me stumped....except that I know that they will be working
> on a play which may lend itself to props and play scenery. They will also
> be working on some map making skills. They will read Hatchet. I think they
> plan to make commercials to sell survival equipment. Any good ideas on how
> to relate a survival unit to the world of art? Thanks
> Paula