Posts Tagged ‘manuscripts’

Cyanotypes, Choir Books, and Calendars: Photography & Manuscripts

April 23rd, 2013 Comments off

Teachers in the Art & Language Arts class of 2012–2013 convened early this year to explore connections to the Getty Museum’s manuscripts and photography collections.

800-Year-Old Manuscripts Connect to the Present Day

January 30th, 2012 Comments off

Teachers in this year’s Art & Language Arts program discovered just how illuminating medieval books can be! Last Saturday at the Getty Center, teachers learned how books were made in the Middle Ages, created laws for imaginary kingdoms, illuminated tales of dragons and angels, and more!

Art Meets Language Arts in Beautiful Ways in the Pages of Medieval Books

February 10th, 2011 Comments off

On Saturday, January 29, elementary teachers explored every aspect of medieval books—from binding, writing, and painting manuscripts to learning about the historical period during which the books were made.