Murals

One of the most amazing finds at Çatalhöyük are the layers and layers of murals painted on the inside plaster walls of buildings.

From here you can explore patterned and figurative murals, learn about conservation or try activities related to murals.

archaeologist working on preserving a mural and asking himself "what do these murals mean"
patterned
figurative


activities_to_try
postcard murals
Use a sheet of paper, glue, colored pencils, and a postcard you can recycle to reconstruct a mural.
from your own life
Make your own brushes and use banner paper to express yourself by painting a big mural .
big banner mural
In this classroom activity, first create an image from an event in your life, then see if others can correctly interpret it.

 
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