Dropping in on Romare Bearden

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Dropping in on Romare Bearden

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Puffer lands in New York City to interview the famous artist Romare Bearden who uses a variety of media to make his unique images with family, rural and urban life, and music themes. See The Conversation, Early Carolina Morning, Spring Way, Pittsburgh Memories, Three Folk Musicians, and Showtime as Bearden describes the artworks and Puffer offers his own analysis of the images. Animated biographical sequences are combined with details and full-screen images of actual Bearden masterworks. The dialog will prompt viewers of all ages to make their own interpretations of the works of art. The video is accompanied by a guide with discussion questions and related art activities. Also available in this ever-expanding series are Dropping in on Andy Warhol, Dropping in on Rousseau, Dropping in on Grant Wood, and Dropping in on Matisse. Companion books are also available. Written by Pam Stephens Animated by Jim McNeill

Numerous examples of Romare's art are shown and discussed in a very engaging, child-friendly manner." Arts and Activities