Resources

Cybermuse Artist Gallery: Gershon Iskowitz

A large collection of works by Iskowitz from the National Gallery of Canada.

 

The Canadian Encyclopedia: Gershon Iskowitz

A brief biography, sample work, and links to other sites about Iskowitz.

 

Landscape Painting

Narratives of Nationhood: Is This Landscape Your Landscape?

An excellent website where Canadian landscapes are discussed and several related lesson plans are offered.

 

Panoramas: The North American Landscape in Art

Developed by the Virtual Museum of Canada, this site gives you a chance to explore the influences of landforms on human occupancy, celebrate the diversity of North American cultures, learn how artistic decisions affect the portrayal of the land, and consider multiple perspectives on issues addressed by landscape artists. Each section contains images, suggested activities, media, and resources.

 

Perspective

Incredible Art Department: Perspective Drawing

An excellent site about perspective drawing from Princeton Online. Includes lesson plans, sample student work, and numerous online resources for teachers.

 

The Holocaust

Learning About the Holocaust Through Art

This comprehensive site offers a unique way to learn about the Holocaust: through art. Browse Holocaust artists and artworks, choose from numerous lesson plans, student activities, and other teacher resources, or set up your own personal collection of artworks.

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