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LIST OF ARTISTS WITH CURRICULAR CONNECTIONS provided by Durinda Cheek, AIEA Visual Arts Director

Institute 2017 participants with the “quilt squares” they created

Alabama Artists

Kelly Fitzpatrick

Charlie Lucas

Bill Traylor

Gees Bend Quilters

African American Artists/History

Romare Bearden

William Johnson

Jacob Lawrence

Faith Ringgold

Ecology/ Life Cycles

Claude Monet

Environmental Science/Recycle

Dale Chihuly


Leonardo da Vinci

Alexander Calder


Chuck Close – Grids

M. C. Escher – Tessellations

Paul Klee – Shapes

Piet Mondrian – Geometry

We have Lessons developed for each of these Artists and Curricular Connections. If you are interested in accessing any of those lessons, please contact us for more information.

This project has been made possible by a grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts, South Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.