Kickstart 2018

This workshop invites participants to reflect on the portrait and self-portraiture as a form of artistic expression using Reggio Emilia’s pedagogic approach.

Are you studying or teaching Visual Art or Design?

Need inspiration to help students get started on their major works? Extend your critical thinking and be inspired by works of art in the collection in this one or two day workshop led by artists and educators.

Workshops will include drawing, collage, sculpture, idea generation and art appreciation. These sessions have been framed around the SACE Performance Standards, practical application, analysis and synthesis and inquiry and exploration and will address topics such as:
–    How to use the Gallery for research and inspiration
–    Critical analysis & unpacking written information
–    Arts language
–    Divergent thinking & developing a personal aesthetic
–    Visual thinking and problem solving processes

Recommended for senior secondary students, educators, TRT and pre-service educators

Please note: bookings are essential

Photograph by Nat Rogers

Term 1-4

Level: 11, 12, Professional Learning
Area: The Arts

Type: Workshop
Cost: $60 per student, $45 equity/regional student, $95 educators

School bookings

ALL school visits must be booked in advance.

To book a visit, for more information or to discuss your student learning needs, please contact a Learning at the Gallery team member.

Organising your visit

Opening hours:
10am–5pm daily

Organising your visit

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Important information

Please note some permanent and temporary displays may contain content that is not suitable for all visitors. It is recommended teachers visit the Gallery prior to an excursion as a risk assessment strategy.


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