NCEA Level 1 Art History
This section contains useful links to websites to support teaching NCEA Level 1 Art History.
- Art in the Picture : this website provides an introduction to art history and includes information on artists' painting, styles and movement.
- Artcyclopedia : Artcyclopedia is an index of online museums and image archives.
- Chinese Lantern Festival : this New Zealand curriculum resource from the Asia Knowledge website encourages students to explore how the Chinese lantern festival is celebrated and to discover why this festival is significant to people of Chinese descent. An inquiry approach is used. The unit is suitable for middle and upper primary levels.
- Mia Art Website : Mia’s collection includes art from six continents, spanning about 20,000 years. Here you will find world-famous artworks that embody the highest levels of artistic achievement and speak to the enduring power of human creativity to shape our world.
- Walker Art Centre : Interesting articles about contemporary art and artists.