Saturday, April 14, 2012

Huffington Post: This School Mural Is Causing MAJOR Controversy

This is an interesting piece about a mural a kid made about her view of life. People supposedly where offended by it. I think this is a teachable moment. People seem to forget that art is a point of view. The artist depiction of reality is not necessarily the truth. This is another example of why we need more arts education in this country. 

 
This School Mural Is Causing MAJOR Controversy
A mural of a "traditional family unit" has stirred controversy at a Rhode Island high school. For the piece, artist Liz Bierendy painted the progression...
 


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