Your art class is visiting a prominent art museum in your city to view a travelling exhibit of a well-known painter.
Take some index cards with you.
How well do you know this artist?
Why do you suppose these pieces were chosen for the exhibit?
Do any of them appeal to you? Describe.
Do you perceive a theme in the collection? How would you define it.
Is it any different from the curator's? Describe.
Does this artist inspire you to make art? Describe.
What is art?
What is its purpose?
How do we see it used in our everyday lives?
What is your experience with fine art as opposed to commercial art?
What makes it work?
What is beauty?