Mark Harden's Artchive
Some of the Spanish painters represented include
El Greco, Diego Velazquez, Francisco de Zurbaran,
Bartolome Esteban Murillo, Francisco de Goya, Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida, Salvador Dali, and Pablo Picasso.
The resourceful teacher can create a very rich cultural experience, especially when designing content-based modules.
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Laura Franklin (Faculty)
in my language class. For example, if I am covering physical descriptions, I
might show students a portrait by
Van Gogh, Munch or Monet. I would then have the students do an oral exercise
describing the figure in the painting. If my subject is the family, I might
choose a painting by Botero and do a similar oral exercise. The paintings in the
Artchive provide good stimulus for writing as well.
useful teaching tool.