Curriculum: Art

Painted Chairs

Painted Chairs

This lesson, sent in by a class in Germany, is a great project to help brighten up any classroom by painting the furniture, Haring-style.

Monkey Mosaic

Monkey Mosaic

Two schools in Germany collaborate on a full-scale mosaic, using imagery inspired by our favorite artist, Keith Haring!

Stone Figurines

Stone Figurines

A high school in Germany partners up with a local nursery school to sculpt Haring-inspired scultpures from stone.

Haring Lampshades

These students from Germany participated in a competition to design Haring-inspired lampshades.

Haring Style Drawings

Sent to us by one of our most active teachers, this project demonstrates the explorative fun that students can have with Keith Haring inspired imagery.

Take Colour to the Street

Take Colour to the Street

Pupils make paintings on big wooden panels that are placed on the sidewalk.

Book of Little Things

Although initially used as an adjunct to a larger scale lesson, this activity provides much potential when used with Keith Haring's book, NINA'S BOOK OF LITTLE THINGS, which allows for interactive visual and conceptual activities.

Kindergarten Mural

Kindergarten Mural

Small groups of students danced to music in the hallway, while tracing their bodies in movement poses on colored paper. They were cut out, glued onto one large sheet of paper, and outlined in black paint to brighten up our school hallway.