Learn the meanings behind the masks. French translation available under “Related Activities” inside this issue.
Explore the diverse American landscape through the experiences of five artists.
Artists show their love of animals.
Let art take you on a journey around a world about to change forever.
The people of the ancient Americas were as varied as the landscapes they lived in, but their art has some qualities in common.
What gives meaning to a place? How does an artist create a sense of place? Explore these questions through five artworks from different times and cultures.
The dreams of Twin Cities art lovers of a century ago continue to take shape.
Compare how five artists from around the world used color to communicate.
Explore the versatile art of wood from around the world.
Experience the art and look at the life of Edgar Degas.
See how artists make the ordinary extraordinary.
Everyone, everywhere and in every time, has experienced the sun. See how ideas about the sun have appeared in art from a variety of cultures.
Get familiar with faces found at the museum.
Go on a delicious adventure to learn about food-related artworks from around the world.
Five artworks show us different ways to get around.
Drawings, paintings, sculptures, prints, and collages – Henri Matisse was a master artist like no other.
Discover how the designs of Mayan textiles from Mexico and Guatemala communicate identity and status.
The art of India, birthplace of three major religions, provides an introduction to a fascinating culture.
Even the smallest creatures can inspire artists.
These five artworks have time on their side.
These five diverse artworks represent stories about peace
Discover the many ways artists use math in creating their masterpieces.
Discover the art of bookmaking.
Each making art in a different way, the artists featured here all added something to the story of Minnesota.
Spending and saving through times and places.
Colorful sounds abound in these five works of art.
See what happens when artists set out to change our view of reality.
Discover the different ways artists identify themselves on their works of art.
What’s real? See for yourself how five artists represent the reality of their worlds.
Learn what made French Impressionism so radical in the late 19th century and so influential in subsequent times.
Weather is a popular topic for discussion. It’s also a favorite subject for artists.
People everywhere have used art to honor someone they admire. Compare five examples to explore a variety of ways art can express respect.
Five artworks that show how the things you wear tell about who you are.