In regards to making “cookie-cutter” art where the entire class makes a version of a famous artwork.
“We don’t allow students to copy answers to quizzes, tests, and other forms of assessments so why would we provide them with the answers to creating art?”
In support of 21st century skills and creative thinking:
“Imitative production is perfect training for a society based on dictatorship and on slave workers. Democracies and free societies fail unless citizens learn to think on their own….”
These quotes were shared by Clyde (a fellow TAB Instructor) but were ideas originally from Marvin Bartel’s website.