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Art for Teens: Home

Beginners look at looking at art, understanding it and key artists teens should know.

Introduction

Van Gogh Wheat with Cypresses

Art can be overwhelming for beginners, especially teens. But art is an important source of knowledge, creativity and culture. It is very important to understand what makes art, art. In this guide you will learn how to look at art and learn about important artists as well as certain periods in art.

 

Where the Art is

Louvre in Paris

Books to Read

Art to Know

The Persistence of Memory

The Persistence of Memory

Salvador Dali. 1931

Girl With A Pearl Earring

Girl With A Pearl Earring

Johannes Vermeer. 1665

Alchemy

Alchemy

Jackson Pollock, 1947

The Night Watch

Rembrandt, 1522

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Pablo Picasso, 1907

Mona Lisa

Mona Lisa

Leonardo da Vinci, 1503

What to Watch