Starry Night

"Starry Night" is one of van Gogh's most well-known paintings.

Using your knowledge of van Gogh's art style, consider how he created "movement" in this painting. Discuss his technique with your family.

Watch this video to see Greek artist Petros Vrellis' creation of an interactive animation of Vincent Van Gogh's famous "Starry Night" painting.

Now you can try animation Starry Night. Click the links below to download the "Starry Night Interactive Animation" on a mobile device.

Consider Van Gogh's other paintings (refer to the last lesson to review the slide show). How could this technology be used with another Van Gogh painting? Choose one that you would like animated. What parts of the painting do you think could be animated? Share your thoughts in the discussion.