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Registration Now Open for the Annual Art & Language Arts Culminating Event

March 23rd, 2012 Comments off

Gain new ideas for integrating art and language arts by attending the Culminating Event of the 2011–2012 class of the Art & Language Arts program. Not only will you take home over 30 new lesson ideas, but you will also hear from internationally acclaimed artist Kim Abeles, who will share insights about her work and the impact of art on her life.

Art & Language Arts Culminating Event

Register now for the Art & Language Arts Culminating Event and discover new interdisciplinary ideas for the classroom. Call (310) 440-7322 to register.

800-Year-Old Manuscripts Connect to the Present Day

January 30th, 2012 Comments off

Teachers in this year’s Art & Language Arts program discovered just how illuminating medieval books can be! Last Saturday at the Getty Center, teachers learned how books were made in the Middle Ages, created laws for imaginary kingdoms, illuminated tales of dragons and angels, and more!

Sun Prints on a Not-So-Sunny Day

November 22nd, 2011 Comments off

A rainy Los Angeles day did not stop teachers from creating sun prints and taking pictures with pinhole cameras outside. Our November Art & Language Arts workshop focused on ways to connect our vast and diverse photography collection to the elementary classroom. Teachers were particularly moved by powerful works of art by Carrie Mae Weems in the Narrative Interventions in Photography exhibition.