Cowboy Art (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.

Profiles three cowboy artists who live and work in the American Southwest. Painter Gordon Snidow (b. 1936) in Texas; sculptor Joe Beeler (b. 1931) of Arizona, Gary Niblett (b.1943) paints scenes of Pueblo Indian culture in New Mexico.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Art of the West
Artist Biography
Multicultural Topics
Texas History
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual