Welcome to the Visual Art Program
Visual Art Program Goals
Visual Art in Tennessee's schools should seek
Provide an understanding of the ways
mankind has expressed ideas and recorded experiences through
the medium of visual art.
Provide a means of communicating ideas,
feelings and beliefs.
Promote human understanding, achievement
and self-development through the study of visual art.
Equip students to be knowledgeable of the
influence of visual art in daily life.
Facilitate the development of technical
skills in the production of a work of art.
Acquaint students with career opportunities
in visual art.
Facilitate the development of aesthetic
awareness of natural and man-made environments.
Equip students to analyze, criticize,
interpret, and evaluate the components of a work of art.
Encourage quality craftsmanship.