Students bring art to life

Students bring art to life
Posted on 02/14/2019
A stroll through Virginia Beach Middle School (VBMS) reveals a wealth of imagination and creativity.

Recently, the gifted visual arts sixth- and seventh-grade students have been focusing their energy on a new project – recreating famous works of art to display as part of the school’s Living Museum.

“Each exhibit and artwork will come to life in the hallways,” said Ann Baker, a gifted arts teacher at VBMS. “The students have become museum curators for this project. They have researched an artist, defined what qualities are important to reflect in the art piece selected and were challenged to add a performance element to each piece.”

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