Project Title: Britto Project
Description: Students emulate Romero Britto
Grade level or Target Age Range: preschool to middle school
Historical Art Examples or References: Romero Britto is a Brazilian neo-pop artist that focuses on cubism, pop-art and street art. He is known for his bold use of shape and color.
Vocabulary: Cubism, pop-art, design
Materials: Paper, markers, gel pens
Anticipatory Set: Discussion the artist and his movement.
- Draw a simple drawing with thick black outlines
- Make smaller outlines around random areas of the drawing
- Color in those areas by giving each a different pattern and color combination
Discussion: Life applications; how the lesson might apply to non-art related experiences or other types of knowledge.
- Who is Romero Britto
- What is cubism?
- What is pop-art?