Mexican Abstract Artist - Gunther Gerzo (especially for Ken Schwab)
- Survey respondents were looking for contemporary artists - so I will
continue to share ones I come across to all lists.
Several days ago, New York Times had a feature article on Gunther Gerzo
[Mexican Abstract Painter, Born 1915 - 2000]. I just haven't gotten around
to sharing (Ken, I'll send it to you off list).
Anyways... when I saw Gunther's work, I immediately thought of a couple
projects Ken has done with his students. (I even have a lesson plan for one
of them - I'll see if I can put that one out separately for you - if you are
More work by Gunthe Gerzo:
Outstretched hand (Use this to help show value of art - drawing is $2400.00)
More work on this site:
Some great abstract works:
Ken - I think you will like these:
I really like this one!
There are more links out there - but these should get you started.
Here is Ken's Lesson plan for you to adapt:
Ken has put these out there for you - if you use them, be sure to give him
credit - but do show your adaptations. In doing some copyright research -
just out of curiosity - we can not "copyright" our lesson plans....but we
can give credit where credit is due out of respect for list members who
Ken - I DO have the architecture lesson plan I mentioned to you...I just
didn't recognize it by title. It must be the Deibencorn one? You know the
one I am talking about. Very hard edge - focus down on an architectural
elements. I'll get that one online soon. Your mosaics were admired by Art
Education list. Some are gonig to give it a try.
Judy Decker - Ohio
Incredible Art Department