Schools Exhibition - Mead Schools
May 27, 2017 @ 10:00 AM
Artwork from The Mead Community Primary School, Castle Mead Primary School and River Mead Primary School
Saturday 27 May to Saturday 8 July
The Year groups, from Reception to Year 6, were each inspired by a different theme, and pupils explored an artist’s work, artistic technique or approach.
Observational flower drawings.
Inspired by Henri Rousseau.
Topic inspired by ‘Windows’ by Jeannie Baker. The children used layering techniques to show perspective.
Food – Artwork inspired by Quentin Blake.
Robots – inspired by Eric Joyner.
Printing – ‘Who might you meet on your yellow brick road?’
Dragons – inspired by Jackie Morris’ ‘Tell me a Dragon’.
Iron Man – inspired by illustrations from ‘Iron Man’ by Tom Gould and expressionism for colour.
Space – Texture work inspired by Mark Rothko.
Aboriginal Art, topic – around the world in 80 days.
‘Journey to Johannesburg’ ‘Who is God’ inspired by African Art of Gathinja Yamokoski.
Vikings – Sculpture inspired by Alexander Calder to represent the Vikings.
‘Charlie and The Chocolate Factory’ inspired by pop art.
Sculpture – Topic – ‘The Giant’s Necklace’ by Michael Morpurgo.
Sculpture inspired by environmental art.