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Digital Excursion: Creative Guide to Contemporary Art
Unleash aspiring artists’ creative potential through this engaging and dynamic introduction to contemporary art. Develop art appreciation skills by investigating a variety of artworks including wall paintings, videos and installations. Explore artists’ practice through hands-on creative responses which experiment with a range of media and techniques.
Colour and Emotion: Explore how artists use colour to convey emotion.
Performance and Movement: Get physical exploring performance in contemporary art.
Art Write Now: Creative Writing and Contemporary Art
Be inspired by contemporary artworks in a series of lively creative writing workshops.
Walk the Line: Discover different ways artists use line in contemporary art.
Art-in-a-Box!: A parcel of lesson ideas and making materials to extend your Digital Excursion and explore contemporary art in the classroom. FREE for schools in regional NSW.
Duration: 45 minutes
Suitable for Stages ES1-Stage 5
Visual Arts: Stages ES1, S1, S2, S3
Digital Excursions are free to schools outside Metropolitan Sydney. For schools within Metropolitan Sydney: $100 per class of up to 30 students. Unsure of your school’s classification? Click here for a guide.
For dates, times and bookings
Department of Education Schools: www.dartconnections.org.au
Independent/ Catholic Schools: email@example.com or 02 9245 2454
Don’t forget to check out the Creative Guide to Contemporary Art Digital Resource before you visit!