Manet and the Execution of Maximilian Combining art with social studies, this online exhibition from the Museum of Modern Art focuses on five works by the French artist Manet depicting the execution of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico. A fascinating and in-depth look at one artist's reaction to a
Captioned exhibit of commemorative stamps pays tribute to Latin American dance styles. Each stamp depicts a different dance style cha cha, mambo, merengue, and salsa demonstrating how artists interpret themes using color, movement, and design principles.
Today is Matisse's birthday. Celebrate with this exhibition of Matisse's paintings, sculptures, drawings and prints, from a pivotal period in the artist's career. With a numerous examples of the artist's work, biographical notes, compositional analysis, and video of Matisse at
Threads of the Land Learn how the special clothing of the Inuit's has been a key to their survival in the extreme climates of their land. There are links at the bottom to learn about clothing for children, dance, and more contemporary styles. Canadian Museum of Civilization •