Artopia

Artopia is a comprehensive web-based arts experience designed for middle school students, covering the visual and performing arts.

Grades 6-8

Artopia is a comprehensive web-based arts experience designed for middle school students, covering the visual and performing arts. Students will learn art history via animated one-minute movies, be guided on how to closely examine important works of art, and view videos of professional artists at work.This project was supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Please note many of the web videos include transcripts.

Theater Listing | Artopia
Theater Listing | Artopia

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The following list offers a quick tour through the Theater section. Art History Theater - One Minute Art Lesson Anton Chekov August Wilson Eugene O' Neill Garcia Lorca Lillian Hellman Lorraine...
Sculpture Listing | Artopia
Sculpture Listing | Artopia

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The following list offers a quick tour through the Sculpture section. Art History Sculpture - One Minute Art Lesson Alison Saar Antoni Gaudí Camille Claudel Constantin Brancusi David Hammons Marisol...
Painting Listing | Artopia
Painting Listing | Artopia

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The following list offers a quick tour through the Painting section. Art History Painting - One Minute Art Lesson Alice Neel Andy Warhol Frida Kahlo Georgia O’Keeffe Jackson Pollock Jean-Michel...
Music Listing | Artopia
Music Listing | Artopia

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Art History Music - One Minute Art Lesson Celia Cruz Hugh Masekela Igor Stravinsky Louis Armstrong Maria Callas Mary Lou Williams Scott Joplin Woody Guthrie Be a Music Critic Music - Write About It...
Media Listing | Artopia
Media Listing | Artopia

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The following list offers a quick tour through the Media Arts section. Art History Media Arts - One Minute Art Lesson Cindy Sherman Frances Marion Mariko Mori Mary Pickford Nam June Paik Spike Lee The...
Dance Listing | Artopia
Dance Listing | Artopia

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The following list offers a quick tour through the Dance section. Art History Dance - One Minute Art Lesson Bill T. Jones Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers Isadora Duncan Jerome Robbins Katherine Dunham...
Artopia - Full Listing
Artopia - Full Listing

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Artopia is a comprehensive web-based arts experience designed for middle school students, covering the visual and performing arts. The following list offers quick links to Artopia's various sections...
Theater - Write About It Worksheet for Google Docs
Theater - Write About It Worksheet for Google Docs

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INSTRUCTIONS: Click on the link above to access the Google Docs document. You can go under File and select "Make a Copy" to add to your own Google Drive or "Print." In the Be a Theater Critic section...
Painting - Write About It Worksheet for Google Docs
Painting - Write About It Worksheet for Google Docs

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INSTRUCTIONS: Click on the link above to access the Google Docs document. You can go under File and select "Make a Copy" to add to your own Google Drive or "Print." In Be a Painting Critic, select a...