African Art

Packet: African Art in the David Owsley Museum of Art, Materials for the Classroom (54 pages) by Susan Rapchak and Fred Johnson, 1998. Highlights:

  • Focuses on traditional African art and culture through the museum's African collection.
  • Reproductions of 20 objects in JPEG format.
  • Discussion questions for each object. 
  •  Six art activities with two to four variations as well as modifications for various grade levels.

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Museum Visit
Although these materials can be used independently in the classroom, they are most effective in combination with a visit to the museum. Learn more about scheduling group visits.

David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Ave.
Fine Arts Building, Ball State University
Muncie , IN 47306

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