AXE 3: ART & POWER
Key question: Does Art reflect the world we live in?
Art can act like a mirror to life, showing us the world in a new and vivid manner. The following four works show very different ways of exploring and portraying the world. They show how art can be used to change the way we look at the world, our society and even ourselves.
STREET ART TELLS US ABOUT THE WORLD
MISSION 1: What do you know about this man?
GO ON EDPUZZLE and ANSWER THE QUESTIONS
IF YOU ARE CURIOUS AND YOU WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT BANKSY AND STREET ART, CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK :-)
MISSION 2: Look at this mural by Banksy
Season’s Greetings was created by Banksy, in December 2018 in Taibach, a small industrial town in Wales.
a. Look at the little boy. What time of the year is he making you think of? Why?
b. Now look at the other part of this diptych
(= diptyque, image en 2 parties) and describe it…
c.What is the artist’s message?
Read the article from the blog to find out…
MISSION 3: React to “Free Zehra Dogan”
a. Who do you think this woman might be?
b. Can you imagine or guess why she is behind bars.
c. What is the artist's message?