St George's Chuch of England Primary School

Art

 

Art Curriculum Overview

 

Art Intent, Implementation and Impact Statement

 

HELPING AT HOME

If you love art and want to keep developing your skills at home, we recommend these websites:

www.babbledabbledo.com

www.artfulparent.com

 

Year 1 – Line

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/get-squiggling

Information on Miro painting from National Galleries Scotland

https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/713/peinture-painting-1925

Information on Miro’s ‘automatic paintings’

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/miro-painting-t01318

Information on Figures in the Night

http://www.galleryintell.com/artex/figures-night-guided-phosphorescent-tracks-snails-joan-miro/

Miro biographical information

https://www.guggenheim.org/artwork/artist/joan-miro?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIzcKQxrzc2QIVqrftCh3A9gM5EAAYASAAEgIN-vD_BwE

Information on Klee and Family Outing

http://dukemagazine.duke.edu/article/paul-klee-ca-1640

Biographical information on Paul Klee

https://www.guggenheim.org/artwork/artist/paul-klee

 

Year 2 – Colour and Shape

For information about Klee’s painting

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/483148

For biographical information about Klee see

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artists/paul-klee-1417

For information on Picasso’s Sylvette portraits see

http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20140320-im-like-the-mona-lisa

For information about Calder see

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artists/alexander-calder-848/who-isalexander-calder

For National Gallery information on the Arnolfini Portrait see

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/jan-vaneyck-the-arnolfini-portrait

For information about Durer’s Young Hare see

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Young_Hare

 

 

 

 

Year 2 - Portraits

Information about Picasso’s changing style

https://mymodernmet.com/pablo-picasso-self-portraits/

 

Year 3 – Line

For further information about Henry Moore’s Shelter Sketchbooks see:

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/moore-grey-tubeshelter-n05706

For further information about Van Gogh’s drawings see

https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/gogh_d/hd_gogh_d.htm

For further information about Hokusai and The Great Wave see https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2017/may/19/hokusai-japanese-artist-late-blossoming-great-wave-mount-fuji

 

Year 3 - Landscapes

For general information on the history of landscape painting see Tate Gallery webpage

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/l/landscape

For further information about Turner see

http://www.tate.org.uk/kids/explore/who-is/who-jmw-turner

http://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain/display/turner-collection

For further information about Constable’s techniques see

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/constable-salisbury-cathedral-from-the-meadows-t13896/in-depth-salisbury-cathedral-from-the-meadows/techniques-materials-six-footer-paintings

For further information about Goldsworthy see

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andy_Goldsworthy

 

Year 4 – Light

For information on ‘chiaroscuro’ technique see

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/glossary/chiaroscuro

For further information about Caravaggio and Supper at Emmaus see

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/artists/michelangelo-merisi-da-caravaggio

For website give drawing exercise details (requires subscription) see

https://www.accessart.org.uk/show-me-what-you-see/

For information on Vermeer’s The Milkmaid see

https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/SK-A-2345

https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/milk/hd_milk.htm

For information about ‘grounds’ see

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/glossary/ground

 

Year 4 - Design in Art

For further information about The Scream see

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Scream

 

Year 4 – Mythological Paintings

For further information on Picasso and the minotaur see

https://www.gagosian.com/exhibitions/picasso-minotaurs-and-matadors--april28-2017

and http://www.pablo-ruiz-picasso.net/theme-minotavr.php

For further biographical information on Picasso see

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/picasso_pablo.shtml

 

Year 5 – Style in Art and design

For information on Rococo style furniture see

http://www.vam.ac.uk/content/articles/s/style-guide-rococo/ 

For information on Rococo style painting see

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/r/rococo 

For information about Modernism in art see

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/m/modernism

For further information about the Wassily chair see

https://www.moma.org/collection/works/2851

For information about Modernist furniture see

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modern_furniture 

For more information about abstract art see

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/a/abstract-art 

 

 

 

 

 

Year 5 – African Art

For further information about Chiwara and antelope headdresses see

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Chiwara

https://www.britishmuseumshoponline.org/chi-wara-bamana-headdress-sculpture.html

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/310864

For further information about the Kingdom of Benin and its art see

https://www.britishmuseum.org/PDF/Benin_art_Nov2015.pdf

 

Year 6 – Renaissance Art

For further information on the Renaissance see

https://www.kidsdiscover.com/spotlight/renaissance-for-kids/?wpssrouting=results

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_School_of_Athens

http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/leonardo/gallery/vitruvian.shtml

https://www.academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/Vitruvian_Man

For background to The Arnolfini Portrait see

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/jan-van-eyck-the-arnolfini-portrait

For further information about linear perspective, including understanding 1, 2 and 3 point perspective see

https://thevirtualinstructor.com/onepointperspective.html

 

Year 6 – Islamic Art

For further information on elements within Islamic design see

https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/orna/hd_orna.htm

For further information about Islamic architecture see

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/art/architecture.shtml

https://mymodernmet.com/islamic-architecture/

For more information for children about the Taj Mahal see

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/history/mughals/taj-mahal/

http://www.fun-facts.org.uk/wonders_of_world/taj-mahal.htm

 

 

 

Year 6 – William Morris

For introductory information on William Morris see

https://www.vam.ac.uk/articles/introducing-william-morris

https://williammorrissociety.org/

For information about the Red House see

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/red-house

For information about Morris and Co see

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morris_%26_Co.

For introductory information on the art and crafts movement see:

https://www.vam.ac.uk/articles/arts-andcrafts-an-introduction

For more information about Morris and his printing press see

https://www.bl.uk/collection-items/the-kelmscott-chaucer#

and his book “News from Nowhere”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/News_from_Nowhere