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Monday 18th

Monday 18th January 2021

WALT: investigate Abstract Art and famous artists and artisans


Work through the PowerPoint below, which contains lots of information all about Abstract Art. Can you discuss this with an adult or sibling at home?


Look at the pictures below:

Colour Study: Squares with Concentric Circles (Kandinsky)
Piet Mondrian
Weeping Woman (1937) by Pablo Picasso
One: Number 31 (1950) by Jackson Pollock

Can you transform into an art critic and pick one of the pieces of artwork above.


Use the sheet below to write an explanation about: 

  • Why do you like this piece of artwork?
  • What can you see?
  • What do you think it means?
  • How does it make you think?
  • What do you like about the artist's techniques? e.g. use of colour, use of perspective, use of light and dark
  • How does it make you feel?


Challenge! Can you recreate your own version of one of the masterpieces?