Jasper Johns----- seeing with the minds eye
Is around until Feb. 3rd you have to go check it out
- Born May 15 1930 in Georgia. He is age 89.
-He did not take any formal art classes as a child.
-After high school he studied at Parsons School of Design in NY for a few semesters.
- One of the most important American painters of the 20th century best known for his paintings of maps, flags, numbers and targets.
- Close friends with Robert Rauschenberg another American artist whom he met in NY. Their work is often said to have inspired one another.
The Highway 1959
Numbers in Color- 1958
Kinder and first grade kids art inspired by Jasper Johns
In this class we learned all about Jasper Johns and a bit of US geography along the way...
Foam numbers and letters painted with acrylic on CD cases