PAST EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Nasher Sculpture Center and The Warehouse

Spring Break Workshop for Students

March 12-16, 2018 | 10am-4pm daily

Nomination Deadline: February 16, 2018

Teachers of grades 10-12 are invited to nominate students for the Spring Break Workshop for Students at the Nasher Sculpture Center and The Warehouse.

Who can be nominated?
Students who are in grade 10, 11, or 12 may be nominated for the Spring Break Workshop for Students.

An ideal candidate:
• Shows a strong interest in pursuing a college degree or career in studio art or art history
• Is interested in the concepts and processes behind a work of art
• Is an active participant in class who often goes beyond basic requirements
• Contributes to class conversations and works well with other students
• Has independent interests and incorporates his/her unique vision into projects

The 2018 Spring Break Workshop for Students will include:
• In-depth learning experiences with artworks at the Nasher Sculpture Center and The Warehouse
• Sessions with art-world professionals
• Hands-on projects focused on artistic processes and concepts, led by professional artists
• Time for students to share work they’ve created (prior to the Spring Break Workshop) with fellow students

Program Details
• March 12 and 13 take place at the Nasher Sculpture Center.
• March 14, 15, and 16 take place at The Warehouse.
• Nomination deadline is February 16, 2018.
• Up to 25 students will be accepted. Finalists will be selected by education staff from the Nasher Sculpture Center and The Warehouse, and will be notified by February 23, 2018.
• Tuition for accepted participants is free of charge, and includes all supplies, meals, and a transportation stipend.

Questions? Please contact Thomas Feulmer, Director of Education at The Warehouse, at 214.442.2878 or thomas@rachofskyhouse.org

 

Artist Night

February, 8, 2018, 6-8pm

The Artist Night is an evening when practicing artists from the DFW area can view the current exhibition, catch up with friends, and visit The Warehouse in a relaxed atmosphere. The current exhibition – DOUBLES, DOBROS, PLIEGUES, PARES, TWINS, MITADES – explores the notion of the double in contemporary art.

Space is limited. RSVP Required.
Limit 2 people per RSVP.
Guests must be at least 21 years old.

 

upcoming-programs

MUSEUM FORUM FOR TEACHERS:
MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ART

July 10-14, 2017
10am-4pm, daily

Museum Forum for Teachers: Modern and Contemporary Art is an immersive week-long summer program for educators presented by The Warehouse, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas Museum of Art, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and Kimbell Art Museum.

Participating educators are invited to:
• Deepen their understanding of contemporary and modern art and architecture at renowned arts institutions in Dallas and Fort Worth
• Develop strategies to teach, interpret, and use works of art in the classroom and in museum galleries
• Connect with collections, resources and staff at each museum
• Exchange ideas with other classroom teachers

We are now accepting applications for the 2017 Museum Forum for Teachers. Museum Forum for Teachers tuition is $250. The cost includes all instruction, materials, and lunch each day.

Early Application deadline is March 24, 2017 (discounted rate $225). Regular Application deadline is May 12, 2017 ($250). Applicants are encouraged to submit their form early for acceptance into the program. Enrollment is limited to 24 participants. Program sessions are held at each of the participating institutions and CPE Credit is available for participation.