Interactive Exercise: Thought Ladder Sammy Baloji

Interactive Exercise: Thought Ladder Sammy Baloji

Spending time with a work of art can be an opportunity for thoughtful inquiry and ideation. For students, documenting their ideas as they work to interpret an artwork offers the chance to exercise metacognition. With this interactive exercise, featuring artwork by Congolese artist Sammy Baloji, students are can gain insight into how they process information and formulate ideas.

Grade Level:
Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12
Collection:
African Art
Culture/Region:
Africa
Subject Area:
Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking, History and Social Science, Photography, Visual Arts
Activity Type:
Distance Learning, Engagement Activity

Interactive Exercise: Thought Ladder Sammy Baloji

At your own pace, click through the slides below to activate your critical and creative thinking as you interpret an artwork by contemporary Congolese artist Sammy Baloji. You may wish to click on the “full screen” icon for the best view.