Meet the Artist: Katharina Grosse
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: New February 2023! Katharina Grosse is a German painter known worldwide for her large-scale, on-site works often found adorning the interiors and exteriors of buildings around the globe. See examples of her studio work as she discusses the impact and influence of scale, size, color, process, freedom, and adaptation on her work.

Type of Video: Profile*
Unique Video ID: Visual Arts-424**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Students should study the artist’s pieces and then paint their own version of one. Once done, ask them if they considered the scale and size while painting and why or why not?


*Profile videos use a first-person/first-hand approach to highlight interesting people doing interesting things in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.