Commissioned by Kerr-McGee in cooperation with the office of Attorney General Robert Henry and the Oklahoma Arts Council
Dimensions: 48 x 36
Location: First Floor
Teaching with The Earth and I Are One
Overview & About the Artist
Information about the artwork and the artist.
Teaching with The Earth and I Are One (PDF)
Resources specific to The Earth and I Are One that include; educational standards, historic and visual art details and suggested reading.
Activity: Color Theory (PDF)
This lesson will introduce the students to the basics of color theory, as well as the ways in which artists use color to guide the viewer’s attention through a paintings composition.
Activity: Genres in Painting (PDF)
Landscapes, portraits, and historical paintings are all categories, or genres, of painting which your students will see when exploring the Capitol Art Collection. This lesson will help students understand and differentiate the various genres in the visual arts. Students will learn to identify major genres, and will learn to discriminate between a painting’s subject and its genre.