Boxes Like Bontecou's

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Grade Level: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

In the mid 1950s and 1960s, Lee Bontecou was part of a generation of artists that looked beyond traditional fine art materials and transformed everyday objects in their work. Using a box as a starting point, students turn one of the world's most everyday materials - cardboard - into multi-media sculpture.

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