This collection contains a selection of content from NG Education about the arts. Use search to find more.
An early depiction of St. Nick has him gifting the troops.
Photo. A "teardrop on the cheek of time."
Photo. Rapa Nui sculptors made moai.
A profile of underwater photographer and filmmaker Ryan McInnis.
Photo. Vessel reveals clues about life in ancient Egypt.
On February 7, 1867, American author Laura Ingalls was born in Pepin County, Wisconsin.
On February 26, 1917, the Original Dixieland Jass Band released the world’s first jazz record.
On July 15, 1606, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was born in Leiden, Dutch Republic (now the Netherlands).
On March 13, 1852, Uncle Sam was featured as a cartoon character in the New York Lantern.
On November 3, 1954, Japan’s Toho Studios released the science fiction movie Godzilla.
National Geographic photographs illustrate Lewis Carroll's "The Walrus and the Carpenter," and instructional material provides a guide through the poe...
On November 22, 1995, Toy Story, the first feature-length film created using computer-generated imagery, was released.
On September 16, 1966, the Metropolitan Opera opened in its new home, part of Lincoln Center in New York City, New York.
Get ideas for ways to celebrate the seasons around the world with your class.
Since 1925, the John C. Campbell Folk School has helped educate students of all ages.
The arts of Afghanistan tell the story of this country’s history of radical change. This article illustrates how the traditional craft of carpet...
Photo. The Florence Cathedral, birthplace of the Renaissance.
This collection contains a selection of content from NG Education about poems, poets, and poetry. Use search to find more.
Hendrick Avercamp’s 1608 painting is a slice-of-life in the Dutch Golden Age.
2013 MacArthur Fellow Kyle Abraham derives inspiration from the urban fabric of his native Pittsburgh to create a unique and expressive style of dance...
See how Hawaii's native dance, hula, has become a source of identity and pride.
What activities or characteristics help define a culture?
On February 3, 1907, American author James A. Michener was born in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.
On April 13, 1958, American pianist Van Cliburn warmed hearts during the Cold War when he won the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow....