Unusual Portraits Unit Plan
This 12-page unit plan features 4 activities inspired by contemporary Israeli mixed-media artist, Hanoch Piven, and Itallian Renaissance painter, Giuseppe Arcimboldo. The activities feature small group collaborations, family-involvement, and individual projects. Students use found objects, photography, and drawing to create some unusual, unique, and creative portraits! The unit plan includes information about the artists, handouts, YouTube links, and student example images, Both of these artists broke from tradition and created truly unique artwork. They are great examples to share with your students!