1. John Sloan was one the preeminent members of the Ashcan School. Who were the others? Find one art work from a member of the Ashcan School to discuss. What is the subject?
2. How was the art of the Ashcan School reflective of the culture at the time?
3. The Gilded Age atmosphere of art and architecture of the 1883 Chicago's World Fair stands in contrast to the art of the early American modernists, such as the Ashcan School.Describe the difference between the Gilded Age and that of the Ashcan School.
4. (Referring to question 3...) How are they different?