Art History's Venuses - Intrepid Women Who Shaped Their Dreams - One on One
Pamela Ocana, M.A., RYT
Learner is introduced to a carefully curated selection of women artists, universal creators of extraordinary & enduring art. Class is taught with a mindful approach, providing an enriching and inspirational experience for all learners.
US Grade 2 - 12
Important Notes: All of my classes are inclusive. Classes are suitable for the neurodiverse child. CEFR: B1-B2 or above. Learner is introduced to a phenomenal selection of women artists, universal creators of enduring art: Sofonisba Anuissola, Artemisia Gentileschi, Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun, Katsushika Oi, Camille Claudel, Berthe Morisot, Eva Watson-Schütze, Remedios Varo, Hilma af Klint, Mary Cassat, Brooke Romaine, Georgia O'Keeffe, Marina Nuñez del Prado, Frida Kahlo, Lee Krasner,...
This class is taught in English.
Teacher comes from a family of creators and art is in her DNA; she studied studio art in Japan, Dominican Republic, Germany and the U.S.A., including Crealde School of Art; she has a B.A. in psychology, an M.A. in Liberal Studies, her thesis work focused on Symbiotic Relationships, An Exploration of Foreign Born American Artists Living and Working in Central Florida; she subsequently curated an art exhibit for the City Hall Main Gallery; she teaches humanities at the College Level, and loves to share her passion for the arts with students of all ages in an interdisciplinary way, drawing in the historical and personal context of works of art.
Assessments OfferedInformally, throughout class.
Learners who enjoy drawing, may want to keep drawing paper and color pencils handy, in case they would like to sketch certain art pieces during class.
The selection of art pieces was carefully curated and extra special effort was put into ensuring that the images in these art pieces are child appropriate; examples of their motives are hands, self-portraits, a couple dancing a waltz, a spider, a fabric weaving, as well as abstract images.
National Museum of Women in the Arts, The Smithsonian Institution, The Bayeux Museum, National Geographic, The Walters Art Museum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Menard Art Museum in Japan, The Pollock -Krasner Foundation, The O'Keeffe Museum, The Frida Kahlo Museum in Mexico, The Rodin Museum in France, Marina Núñez Del Prado Museum in Bolivia, The Guggenheim Museum in Spain, Staatliche Museen in Berlin, North Carolina Museum of Art, Orlando Museum of Art, Polk Museum of Art, The Denver Art Museum.
Meet the teacher
1) I teach subjects that have captivated my mind and heart for a lifetime: Mindful Yoga, rooted in its well-proven techniques (Mindfulness, Poses, Breathing Control Exercises, and Meditation); kid-friendly Art History classes; Linguistic...
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