Name ______________________________________________________________________________
AP ART HISTORY MUSEUM REPORT #6  Due:Monday, April 30

1)  Visit the Met Breuer on Madison and 75th (it is the unique modern building designed by Marcel Breuer that is the former location of the Whitney Museum). Pay what you wish, or use your student ID for free admission.
BE SURE TO HAVE A REALLY GOOD LOOK AT THIS HISTORIC BUILDING FROM THE OUTSIDE.

2) Take this sheet and your summary sheets to the Met Breuer. Find works that you can compare to any in the 250.

Works currently on view at the Met Breuer that you might be able to compare to a work from the 250

Works from the 250 that might make a good comparison to a work seen in the Met Breuer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


3) Compare one work from the Met Breuer to any similar piece from the 250. Complete the following:

Choose one work from the list above that you saw at the Met Breuer Choose one work from the 250



Title  ____________________________________________

Artist ____________________________________________

Country or culture __________________________________

Date ____________________________________________

Medium __________________________________________

Additional notes:

 

 

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Title  ____________________________________________

Artist ____________________________________________

Country or culture __________________________________

Date ____________________________________________

Medium __________________________________________

Additional notes:

 

 

4) Write your own essay question based on the two works in the chart above. At home, write an essay question for which the two works in chart above would be appropriate answers.
Then write (must be typed) a short essay to answer your question and compare these two works.

5) Choose works from the 250 that would be appropriate for the following AP Essay questions.
Provide full identification in the spaces provided on the chart below, but do not write either essay.
                               
AP question 1) Art since the 1960s encompasses a wide variety of approaches.
Address this variety of approaches through the careful choice and detailed discussion of two works of art made 
between 1960 and the present. The two works made between 1960 and the present must be by different artists from the 250. 
Complete the following chart, but do not write the essay. (30 minutes)

Work 1 Work 2


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Title  ____________________________________________

Artist ____________________________________________

Country or culture __________________________________

Date ______________________Medium ________________

 


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Title  ____________________________________________

Artist ____________________________________________

Country or culture __________________________________

Date ______________________Medium ________________

 

Briefly compare and contrast the two artists different approaches.

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AP question 2) Works of art often combine images with text.
Choose and fully identify two specific works from the 250, made after 500 C.E., that combine images with text.
At least one work must come from beyond the European tradition (content areas 5, 6, 7, 8, 9). 
Note: Do not choose works with text consisting only of names, labels, or artist’s signatures.
Complete the following chart, briefly discuss the relationship between text and image, but do not write the essay.

Work 1 Work 2


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Title  ____________________________________________

Artist ____________________________________________

Country or culture __________________________________

Date ____________________________________________

Medium __________________________________________


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Title  ____________________________________________

Artist ____________________________________________

Country or culture __________________________________

Date ____________________________________________

Medium __________________________________________

Briefly discuss the relationship between image and text.

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Briefly discuss the relationship between image and text.

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Assemble your report:
   1.  Cover page: your name, teacher's name, class period, date, title. (20 pts.)
   2.  Attach the museum receipt and include a photo of yourself that proves you were inside the Met Breuer.(20 pts.)
   3.  Put your name on each page.
   4.  Type your own essay question and comparative short essay. Fully identify each work at the beginning of the essay. (30 pts.)
   5.  Attach these completed worksheet pages. (30 pts.)