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Black History in Art

During Black History Month 2020 our students in Years 8 and 9 celebrated black history and culture in Art, researching pieces of work by black artists such as Jean-Micheal Basquiat, Jacob Lawrence, Kara Walker and Elizabeth Catlett. They then produced their own copies of the artwork, focusing on the style and colours and using various media such as painting, pencil and collage with some fantastic results...Click on a picture to enlarge and view the slideshow