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Stamping Ground, 1971, Romare Bearden, American; paper collage with graphite on board.

DIA At Home | Family Art Project: Neighborhood Collage

Creating a piece of art from smaller pieces of paper, fabric, or other objects is known as collage. American artist Romare Bearden, developed his unique approach to collage in the 1960s, as seen in his 1971 "Stamping Ground."
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Stabiles

DIA At Home | Art-Making: Stabiles

Alexander Calder named his stationary construction “stabiles.” Let’s make a free-standing geometric sculpture inspired by Calder’s "Young Woman and Her Suitors," a giant stabile on the DIA lawn.
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Ofrendas from the 2017 Exhibition

Day of the Dead Comparison | Ofrendas Lesson 2

In this lesson students will explore the cultural celebration of Día de Muertos by visiting traditional ofrendas. 
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Examples of Ofrendas from 2017

The Act of Remembering | Ofrendas Lesson 1

In this lesson, students will explore, observe, analyze, interpret and respond to various Día de Muertos ofrendas, as well as other original and authentic sources.
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Young person sitting on the floor in front of Frederic Church's Cotopaxi

Social-Emotional Learning and Art – Scavenger Hunt

Students use this self-guided scavenger hunt to connect emotions to pieces of art in the DIA collection.
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