Online Lesson Plans
Inspired by the work of Dr. Lakra, an artist featured in MCASD's
Viva la Revolucion
, this lesson plan provides students with the opportunity to layer a tattoo design on a found object of their choice. Discussion questions are included to develop a conversation about the aesthetic value of what is conventionally thought of as a "low" artform. This lesson is oriented towards High School students, and will take 2-3 hours.
MCASD Lesson Plan Project
Using industrial materials, students will experiment with surface and light to create projects inspired by the works featured in Phenomenal: California Light, Space, Surface. In this lesson, designed for grades 9-12, students will be asked to explore light, color, and the quality of their materials, which include glass and colored tissue paper.