Online Art Games
What we are trying to accomplish with the art games is to get your students looking closely at great art, architecture and artifacts without feeling like that’s what they’re doing. Currently we have 7 types of art games: forgeries, puzzles, concentration, crosswords, matching, hangman and guess the art. Also included, just for fun, is Fine Art Speech Bubbles. And for geography fans there are geography matching games too.
They may be over 2,000 years old and a little worse for wear, but they've still got plenty to say. It's the Terracotta Army direct from China. Enjoy! Have Some Fun! Terracotta Army What do a skull and a candle have in common? Give up? They can both talk! Believe me, if you're in a Vanitas painting you've got plenty to say. Have Some Fun! Vanitas Have you ever wondered what an orange and a pitcher might talk about? I know, me too. All the time. It keeps me up at night. But we're all in luck because this orange and this pitcher have a lot to say! Have Some Fun! Still Life: Strawberries, Nuts &c Sitting alone, in a boat, on a quiet river on a sunny day. What kind of significant thoughts must run through a man's mind at such a time? We'll solve that mystery for you with our 7th in the series: Fine Art Speech Bubbles. Have Some Fun! Max Schmitt in a Single Scull Baby angels. What do they think about? No need to wonder any longer. Let's face it, babies of all kinds think about very similar things. This is the sixth in our series: Fine Art Speech Bubbles. Enjoy! Have Some Fun! Sistine Madonna (detail) If you think Sharks are simple creatures, think again. Ever wonder what the terror of the seas might be thinking? Wonder no more. This is the 5th in our series of Fine Art Speech Bubbles. Too much fun! Have Some Fun! The Gulf Stream Little girls and little dogs. What could be cuter? Nothing that I know of. What if you could know what that little girl and little dog were thinking? Hey, now that would be something! Welcome to the future! Have Some Fun! Little Girl in a Blue Arm Chair What do two people and a dog have in common? In this instance they can all talk. Ah, the wonder of modern technology! This is the third in the series: Fine Art Speech Bubbles. Enjoy! Have Some Fun! The Arnolfini Marriage For now we are calling these "Fine Art Speech Bubbles." We are hoping to come up with a better name. If only Plato and Aristotle were here to help. These are meant to be funny. We'll let you be the judge. Enjoy. Have Some Fun! The School of Athens (Detail) It's another art hangman game where we do not hang anyone. The arrogant artist attempts to finish his masterpiece before you get the answer. Do you know your Renaissance paintings? I hope so. Play the Game! Renaissance I Hangman