Art and Design KS4: Iranian artist Maryam Hashemi

Iranian artist Maryam Hashemi introduces her artwork and tells her life story.

From a series of BBC Teach clips exploring the artwork of six UK-based leading artists.

We meet Maryam Hashemi who describes her artwork and explains that there is an element of magic in her paintings; bringing together the conscious and subconscious.

Teacher Notes

These clip could be used to inspire students to produce their own painting or artwork based on the theme of identity and memories.

Curriculum Notes

These clips will be relevant for teaching Art and Design at GCSE/KS4 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and National 4/5 or Higher in Scotland.

The topics discussed will support OCR, Edexcel, AQA, WJEC GCSE in England and Wales, CCEA GCSE in Northern Ireland and SQA National 4/5 and Higher in Scotland.

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