NELSON-ATKINS SHUTTLECOCK MUG: High fired earthenware Microwave and dishwasher safe. The four, 18 feet tall shuttlecock sculptures by Claus Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen scattered across the Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park in Kansas City, MO, have become a cultural icon for both Kansas City and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Installed in 1994. Nelson-Atkins Museum Shop
Let's Go On a Field Trip - A Place-Based Learning Guide for Museums
Wax Museum Production This activity is already popular in schools everywhere. Have students research a historical figure. They present their research by dressing up like the person they studied and standing still like a wax figure. Encourage your students to consider how their historical figure might stand (think: is Abraham Lincoln poised and tall? Is Babe Ruth swinging a bat?). When their “buttons” are pushed, students spring to life as their historical figures and share key facts.