I am writing in regards to a lesson plan that I am trying to develop. In
reaction to Ann Hamilton's privation and excesses, her idea that we have
become isolated from one another in this society, I wanted to find a
solution. I though that it would be interesting to look at art as
solution to this problem.
I would like to present some artists and works that use art to bring a
community togeather to illustrate possible solutions. Then I would like
the students to examine this problem and how it applys in their
community, be it their school, their neighborhoods, city, or state.
After examining the problem of isolation in these different community I
would like them to come up with a possible solution and then impliment
If anyone has any ideas how to do this more effectively, or specific
artists I would greatly appreciate any information. Thanks in advance
for any help you may give.