Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Arcimboldo was a 16th Century painter of fantastical portraits. Working during the Italian Renaissance, Guiseppe made deceptively amusing paintings depicting natural or everyday objects. He painted individual objects to create collective masterpieces of sensational value.

Hands On Art Project:
Weaving Traditional and Alternative materials

Lesson Materials

Final Arcimboldo Project Lesson (.pdf)

Final Notes on Giuseppe Arcimboldo (.doc)

PowerPoint (.ppt)

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Pintor del siglo sexto de retratos fantásticos. Mientras que trabajaba durante el Renacimiento italiano, hacía Giuseppe pinturas divertidas y engañosas de objetos naturales u ordinarios. Pintaba objetos indivuales e hizo obras maestras colectivas de un valor sensacional.

Proyecto de arte usando las manos:
Tejiendo con tejidos tradicionales y alternativas

 

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