Art history made accessible and enjoyable for kids
Learn all about Expressionism in this art history book for kids. Meet famous artists like Gustav Klimt, Edvard Munch, and Paul Klee and find out why they painted the way they did. The Baroque period of art began at the beginning of the 20th century and featured art that expressed the artists' feelings. Kids will learn to spot details and themes in Expressionist art and will develop an appreciation for the style through this simple and child appropriate book.
Here's a sample page from the book:
This is Munch’s most famous work of art. The picture shows a scared looking man screaming. He uses swirling lines that are common for Expressionist paintings. The expression on the man’s face is how Munch shows emotion through the painting. This picture is a perfect example of the Expressionist style.