We found 145 reviewed resources for asian art forms
Portraying the Ideal Warrior in Art and Literature
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Samurai warriors had a code that defined what an ideal warrior should be. Learners use a Venn diagram to compare the way the ideal warrior is portrayed in art and literature. They analyze a screen entitled The Battles at Ichi-no-tani and...
Hokusai and Hiroshige: Great Japanese Prints from the James A. Michener Collection
12 mins 6th - 12th
Two of Japan's most famous ukiyo-e painters and printmakers from the Endo Period, Katsushika Hokusai and Utagawa Hiroshige, are featured in a short video narrated by Wendy Tokuda. Background information about the artists and the unique...
Samurai as Cultivators of the Arts: Poetry, Theater, and Tea
6th - 8th
We don't often think military life and the arts as a two things that go together. Learners will examine how the Samurai and ancient Japanese military men were trained not just to fight, but also to create art through theater, poetry, and...