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SUMMER WORKSHOP FOR STUDENTS

July 11-15, 2016 | 10am-4pm daily
Nomination Deadline: May 2, 2016

Teachers of grades 10-12 are invited to nominate students for the third annual Summer Workshop for Students at The Warehouse.

Who can be nominated?
Students who have completed grade 10, 11, or 12 in 2016 may be nominated for the Summer Workshop for Students. Previous participants in the Summer Workshop may not be nominated.

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 2016 Summer Workshop for Students will include:
• In-depth learning experiences with artworks in the current exhibition at The Warehouse – Identity Revisited
• Sessions with art-world professionals, including artists, educators, and photographers
• Hands-on projects focused on artistic processes and concepts, led by professional artists
• Visits to selected local arts institutions
• Time for students to share work they’ve created (prior to the Summer Workshop) with fellow students

Program Details
• Nomination deadline is May 2, 2016.
• Up to 25 students will be accepted. Finalists will be accepted by The Warehouse education staff, and will be notified by May 6, 2016.
• 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 214.442.2878 or thomas@rachofskyhouse.org

Click HERE to download a PDF of the Nomination Form.


 

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MUSEUM FORUM FOR TEACHERS: MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ART

July 25-29, 2016
10am-4pm, daily

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

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; and
• Exchange ideas with other classroom teachers.

We are now accepting applications for the 2016 Museum Forum for Teachers.
Museum Forum for Teachers tuition is $250. This cost includes all instruction, materials, and lunch each day. Early Application deadline is April 1, 2016 (discounted rate $225). Regular Application deadline is May 27, 2016 ($250). Program sessions are held at each of the participating institutions and CPE Credit is available for participation.

Click HERE to download the PDF application form.