Still Life


1. Go to the website Google Art & Culture (on a new page) and find the Musée d'Orsay page.

 2. Find the painting that is below. Who is it from? 

3. Go to street view (by pressing on the yellow human figure) to see the painting inside the museum. 

4. What are the people eating?



The works of art you found are called still life.

Still life is a common subject for western art where inanimate objects are arranged and portrayed. Can you find more information about still life in the Google Art & Culture? (you can use the finder)

Captura de Pantalla 2020-03-17 a la(s) 1


Now look around the room to find more pictures that have food in them. What fruits can you see? 

Captura de Pantalla 2020-03-17 a la(s) 1


Now it is time for you to do create. Find some inanimate 

objects in your house and create a composition. Take a picture or make a drawing of your still life


Write your answers in the comment section below and/or if you feel like it publish a picture of your creation on Instagram or facebook using the hashtag #museumathome