CLASSROOM 
ARTWORK



Posted below are the images of art work that  I exhibit in my Language Arts classroom at the Academic Magnet High School. Throughout the year, students wield literary tools to analyze, interpret, and explicate these works of art as if they were works of literature.  












































































































































































































































































































 


Death and the Miser
by Hieronymus Bosch 


Lesson Link


Literary connections: 
The Middle Ages, Dante's The Inferno, Bergman's The Seventh Seal


Birth Of Venus
by Sandro Botticelli 

Lesson Link


Literary connections:
Renaissance, The Tragedy of Othello




Pilgrimage To Cythera
by Jeane-Antoine Watteau

Literary connections:

The Enlightenment, Milton's Paradise Lost

 


The Raft of the Medusa
by Theodore Gericault



Lesson Link:

Literary connections:
Romanticism




A Bar at the 
Folies-Bergeres 

by Edouard Manet





Literary connections:

Realism






The Persistence of Memory
by Salvador Dali

Lesson Link 


Literary connections:
Surrealism, Kafka's The Metamorphosis

 


Mural 
by Jackson Pollock


Literary connections:

Existentialism, Camus' The Stranger

 






Six Panels 
by Fletcher Crossman