The Medium of Monuments

The Medium of Monuments

Find these works in the VMFA galleries to discover how artists and cultures memorialize people, places, and ideas across time in monumental ways. Once the object has been found, use the questions listed with the image to consider how and what about this object is “monumental.”

Collection:
African Art, American Art, Ancient Art, Modern and Contemporary Art
Culture/Region:
Africa, America, Egypt, Rome
Subject Area:
Fine Arts, History and Social Science, Visual Arts
Activity Type:
Gallery Guides & Hunts

The Medium of Monuments