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Artist of the Month – Aboriginal Art of Australia

Untitled, by Mick NAMARARI TJAPALTJARRI, Pintupi people, Australia 1926 – 1998, from the R G Kimber collection of 15 early Papunya paintings, made in Papunya, Western Desert, Northern Territory, Australia Materials & Technique: paintings, synthetic polymer paint on canvas board Dimensions: 71.0 h x 55.0 w cm Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989 Accession No: NGA 89.1929.13 Image rights: ©… Read more »

Congratulations! Two Stella Maris Academy Advanced Art Students Chosen for San Diego Museum of Art 2017 Young Art Exhibition

Congratulations to Arissa Diaz-Lelevier, grade 8 and Noah Bradshaw, grade 6! Their multi-media still lifes were chosen to be part of Young Art 2017, and will be exhibited at the San Diego Museum of Art this Spring.    Young Art 2017 Beyond the Ordinary April 15, 2017 through May 28, 2017 Among the many art… Read more »

Stella Maris Academy Harmony Quilt

These harmonious colors and designs reflect the unity and diversity of our SMA community. This was a school-wide collaborative project completed in Art Literacy as part of our Quilts and Color study.

Why Kids Need Art

This is a great article about the importance of school art programs. “Why Kids Need Art” SchoolArts – April 2009. Here is another one. “Art: It’s as Simple as That” SchoolArts – April 2010