START WITH ART: Cold City
Welcome/welcome back! We're starting our day by examining the watercolor pictured below. Take a look at the artwork then read the questions to the students/children in your life and see how starting your day with art can ignite creativity and critical thinking!
Title: Cold City
Artist: Paul Klee
Medium: Watercolor on paper mounted on maroon paper mounted on cardboard
Dimensions: 27 × 36.5 cm
Start with Art Questions:
- This painting is called "Cold City." Does it look cold to you? What aspects of the painting make it feel cold?
- What shapes does the artist use to "build" the city?
- If you were transported to this city, what might you smell, hear, or see as you walk along the streets?
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