Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Created by Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Artists: Destiny, Alondra, Esmeralda

Title: Earth at Orbit

Teacher: Mrs. Jochaniewicz

Theme: Don’t Take My Stuff, Tell My Story’

Materials and techniques: Fabric, canvas, acrylic paint, and permanent markers.

About: Our art work is centered on the theme….’Don’t take my stuff, tell my story’. This refers to the current occurrences of cultural heritages losing artifacts around the world due to destruction and looting. In memory of the history that has been lost due to the destruction of archaeological sites and hope for the history yet to be discovered, Ruiz students have created works that refer to this theme. Our students want to preserve the stories of mankind by bringing attention to this theme.

Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Created by Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Artists: Allyssa, Samantha, Evelyn

Title: The Moon is My Calendar

Teacher: Mrs. Jochaniewicz

Theme: Don’t Take My Stuff, Tell My Story’

Materials and techniques: Fabric, canvas, acrylic paint, and permanent markers.

About: Our art work is centered on the theme….’Don’t take my stuff, tell my story’. This refers to the current occurrences of cultural heritages losing artifacts around the world due to destruction and looting. In memory of the history that has been lost due to the destruction of archaeological sites and hope for the history yet to be discovered, Ruiz students have created works that refer to this theme. Our students want to preserve the stories of mankind by bringing attention to this theme.

Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Created by Ruiz Elementary School, Room 311, 7th grade Class, Chicago, IL

Artists: Dafne, Angie, Alin

Title: Better Peace than War

Teacher: Mrs. Jochaniewicz

Theme: Don’t Take My Stuff, Tell My Story’

Materials and techniques: Fabric, canvas, acrylic paint, and permanent markers.

About: Our art work is centered on the theme….’Don’t take my stuff, tell my story’. This refers to the current occurrences of cultural heritages losing artifacts around the world due to destruction and looting. In memory of the history that has been lost due to the destruction of archaeological sites and hope for the history yet to be discovered, Ruiz students have created works that refer to this theme. Our students want to preserve the stories of mankind by bringing attention to this theme.