America's Art: Smithsonian American Art Museum

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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.

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is home to one of the largest collections of American art in the world. The museum celebrates the exceptional creativity of the nation's artists whose insights into history, society, and the individual reveal the essence of the American experience.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art Surveys
Multicultural Topics
Photography
TRC format: 
Book