Lessons from Asian Art: Material World

Updated Jul 24, 2020

Through a variety of classroom and museum experiences, middle school students will apply their scientific inquiry skills to investigate different artistic mediums in order to discover how artists have applied various tools and technology in the transformation of raw materials into works of art. 


Image: Scene from "The Tale of Genji": from the chapter "The Maiden", between 1650 and 1700, Japanese; ink, color paint and gold on paper.