American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 5: A Wave from the Atlantic (VHS)

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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.

Describes the impact of the waves of immigrants in the early-20th century. follows the development of the socially conscious art circle called the Ashcan School, the historic 1913 Armory Show, and the artists who forged a modernism that is uniquely American.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art Surveys
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: