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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

Titlesort descending Format Audience Topics
American Impressionism and Realism: The Painting of Modern Life, 1885-1915 Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys
American Impressionists, American Realists: In Search of the New (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Picturing America Resource
American Indian Lacrosse: Little Brother of War Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Multicultural Topics
American Indian Myths and Legends Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Multicultural Topics
American Light: The Luminist Movement,1850-1875 (CD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Art Surveys
American Photography 1890-1965, From the Museum of Modern Art Book College/Adult Photography
American Photography: A Century of Images Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Photography
American Photography: A Century of Images Series, Vol. 2 - The Photographic Age, 1935-1959 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Photography
American Photography: A Century of Images Series, Vol. 3 - Photography Transformed, 1960-1999 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Photography
American Photography: A Century of Images Series: Vol. 1 - The Developing Image, 1900-1934 (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys, Photography, Art of the West, Art Ed/Museum Ed, 20th Century (1900-1945)
American Vanguards : Graham, Davis, Gorky, De Kooning, and Their Circle, 1927-1942 Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Printmaking
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 1: The Republic of Virtue (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Architecture, Art Surveys, 18th Century and Earlier
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 2: The Promised Land (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Architecture, Art Surveys, 18th Century and Earlier
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 3: The Wilderness and the West (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Architecture, Art of the West, Art Surveys
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 4: The Gilded Age (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Architecture, Art Surveys
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 5: A Wave from the Atlantic (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Architecture, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Photography
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 6: Streamlines and Breadlines (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), Architecture, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 7: The Empire of Signs (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Surveys
American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 8: The Age of Anxiety (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Surveys
Americans in Paris: Man Ray, Gerald Murphy, Stuart Davis, and Alexander Calder (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed
Amon Carter Museum Composite I: Carleton Watkins: Photographer of the American West (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Photography
Amon Carter Museum Composite I: Carlotta Corpron: Designer with Light (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography, Texas History
Amon Carter Museum Composite I: Charles M. Russell: Paper Talk (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell
Amon Carter Museum Composite I: Lost-Wax Bronze Casting (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Sculpture
Amon Carter Museum Composite I: The Graphic Techniques of Mary Cassatt (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Printmaking
Amon Carter Museum Composite I: Wet-Plate Photography (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Photography, Art Ed/Museum Ed, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899)
Amon Carter Museum Composite II: George Bellows Lithographs (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Printmaking
Amon Carter Museum Composite II: How to Identify an Etching (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Printmaking, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Amon Carter Museum Composite II: The Art of the Woodcut (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Printmaking, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Amon Carter Museum Composite II: What is a Lithograph? (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Printmaking, Art Ed/Museum Ed
An American Century of Photography: From Dry-Plate to Digital - The Hallmark Photographic Collection Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Photography
An American Collection: Works from the Amon Carter Museum Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Art Surveys
An Eye for Color: The Story of Josef Albers by Natasha Wing (Book Kit) Book Kit Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Language Arts, Science, Storytime
An Indian Winter Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865)
An Introduction to Thomas Cole: Landscape Into History (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865)
Andy Warhol Book Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Language Arts, Storytime
Animal Sketching by Alexander Calder Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Sculpture
Animals that Changed History Book Elementary (K-5) Science
Annals of American Literature, 1602-1983 Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Language Arts, Reference
Ansel Adams (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography, Science
Ansel Adams, Photographer (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography, Science
Architects Make ZigZags: Looking at Architecture from A to Z Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Architecture
Architecture is Elementary: Visual Thinking Through Architectural Concepts Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Around the Year Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Storytime
Arrowhawk Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Science, Storytime
Art & Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light Book College/Adult Science
Art & Science Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science
Art &: Origin Myths; Heroes & Heroines; Ecology; 19th-Century America Kit Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys
Art + Science = Conservation (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science
Art and the Environment from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys