Imagine meeting one of the world's greatest artists, such
as Michelangelo or Rembrandt. What questions would you have
for a master artist? How do you think he or she would respond?
Although most of the best-known masters have long since passed
on, you can still "meet" them on the Internet and learn about
them. The web sites created to introduce you to great artists
may not answer all of your questions, but they will offer
many facts and show examples of their masterpieces. Once you
have made your Internet visit, use your imagination and your
new knowledge to envision a real encounter.
sites for two of the artists listed in your Artist's Passport.
Click on the button and print out two copies of your worksheet.
Then click on the artists of your choice. If you cannot
make up your mind about which artists to visit, briefly
visit all of them first. Once you have made your selections,
carefully read through all of the information, look at
the artworks, and click on any highlighted terms that
will tell you more about the artist. Answer the questions
for both artists on your worksheet. If possible, download
and print out images of your favorite masterpieces to
include with your worksheet.
Artist's Passport Web Links