University Senior College students viewing works in the Elder Wing, Art Gallery of South Australia. Featured work of art: Arthur Boyd, The sisters, 1954, Murrumbeena, Victoria, earthenware, 95.5 x 50.0 x 34.0 cm, Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1955, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. photo: Nat Rogers

Secondary


KICKSTART 2018
Are you studying or teaching Visual Art or Design in 2018? 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.
When 18 –19 January 2018, 10am– 4pm
Suitability Senior secondary students, educators and pre-service educators.
Cost 1 day – $60 student, $45 equity/regional, $95 educator
2 days – $110 student, $80 equity/regional, $180 educator
Bookings Book online
If you are keen to have students attend Kickstart, but the January dates don't suit, please email learning@artgallery.sa.gov.au to schedule a specialised session.


2018 ADELAIDE BIENNIAL OF AUSTRALIAN ART: DIVIDED WORLDS
3 March - 3 June 2018
Free
The Divided Worlds learning program assists educators in supporting students’ exploration, engagement, and understanding of contemporary Australian Art. Learning programs are aligned with the Australian Curriculum: Visual Arts learning area, and connect to the general capabilities and cross curriculum priority areas. Exhibition visits and Studio workshops available for Early years, F-12 students and educators.
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COLOURS OF IMPRESSIONISM
29 March - 29 July 2018
Ticketed
Colours of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musée d’O rsay charts the revolution of colour that lies at the very heart of Impressionism and includes master works by Monet, Renoir, Manet, Morisot, Pissarro and Cézanne, among many others.
Learning programs are aligned with the Australian Curriculum: Visual Arts learning area, and connect to the general capabilities and cross curriculum priority areas.
Exhibition visits available for Early years, F-12 students and educators.
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DRAWING WORKSHOPS
Self portraiture
Life Drawing
Anatomy
Extend learning with expert tuition provided by key South Australian visual artists in the areas of observation, composition, use of media, line, tone and proportion.
Workshops offered in April, May & June 2018.
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FASHION IN FOCUS
Fashion History in Focus
Fashion Illustration
Extend learning with expert tuition provided by Gallery curators and South Australian illustrators investigating rarely seen garments from the collection.
Workshops offered in May 2018.
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YEAR 12 VISUAL ART FORUMS

Forums provide first-hand information on successful strategies used by Stage 2 Visual Arts and Design students. Forum presenters include 2017 Visual Arts and Design students from a range of school sectors, VAESA members and SACE representatives.
When
Session A - Thursday 5 April, 10-11.30am
Session B - Thursday 5 April, 12.30-2pm
Session C - Friday 6 April, 10-11.30am
Session D - Friday 6 April, 12.30-2pm
Suitability Senior secondary students, educators, pre-service educators and parent/caregivers
Cost $3 student, free for regional/equity students, $10 educators and parent/caregivers
Bookings Email learning@artgallery.sa.gov.au. Provide name of school, year level and number of students, number of educators and/or parents/caregivers 




PERMANENT & COLLECTION DISPLAYS
A visit to the Art Gallery's permanent and collection displays provide many Australian Curriculum connected learning opportunities for secondary class groups. Take a guided session with one of our Guides, or enjoy displays through independent self-guided group learning. Auslan and audio description support also available by request
When Weekdays during school term, 10am-5pm
Cost Free
Bookings Submit a school booking request


GUIDED LANGUAGE TOURS
Do you teach a language? Do your students need to practice their listening and comprehension skills? Do they need experience interacting with others in either French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese or Spanish? Engage your students with your target language by using significant works of art to develop their language skills. Contact the learning team to arrange your guided tour.
When Weekdays during school term, 10am-5pm
Cost Free
Bookings Submit a school booking request


ART IN FOCUS
Are you investigating modern Australian artists? Or perhaps you are exploring the origins of masks? Examine rarely seen works of art from the Asian, print and decorative arts collections during a private viewing, followed by a collaborative making session.
When Weekdays during school term (60-120 min). Subject to facilitator availability.
Cost $30 class, $15 equity/country class
Bookings Submit a school booking request


DRAWING IN THE GALLERY WORKSHOPS
Following a visit of the permanent and collection displays, students join artist facilitators for an introduction to drawing workshop in the Gallery. Featuring a selected work from the collection, students explore line, tone and proportion. Workshop content able to be adapted to suit curriculum requirements.
Suitable Years 4 to 7
When Weekdays during school term (120 min). Subject to facilitator availability.
Session times 10am-12pm, 11am-1pm or 12-2pm. Other times available by request.
Cost $200/class group, $130 equity/country class (maximum 30 students/class).
Subsidised cost for class groups less than 15 students, conditions apply.
Bookings Submit a school booking request


COMICS, CHARACTERS & CARTOON DRAWING WORKSHOPS
Following a visit of the permanent collection, students join artist facilitators for an introduction to drawing workshop in the Gallery. Students transform
a portrait in the collection into an imaginative comic book character, exploring body language, facial expression and movement.
When Weekdays during school term (120 min). Subject to facilitator availability.
Suitable Years 3 - 7
Cost $200 class, $130 equity/country class
Bookings Submit a school booking request

 



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UNPACKING AGSA
Meet AGSA, our interactive blue creature, whose inquisitive nature will take students on an adventure through the Art Gallery of South Australia. 
This online art game supports students to investigate and experiment with art elements such as colour, shape, form, symmetry, perspective, line, texture, proportion and contrast. 
Suitable Years 2-9

Information about Unpacking AGSA
Unpacking AGSA online interactive education game
To successfully use this interactive game, you will need the latest version of Adobe Flash Player


CHANGING WORLDS
Changing Worlds: A South Australian story is a web-based resource aligned with Years 4, 5 and 9 Australian Curriculum (AC): History and Arts. Selected artefacts, images and works of art from the South Australian Museum and Art Gallery of South Australia have been chosen to support educators' discussions with students about the colonisation/invasion of South Australia.
The accompanying education resource has been developed to guide teachers’ classroom use of Changing Worlds: A South Australian story. The themes explored in this resource may be complemented by a local art gallery or museum, or the Art Gallery of South Australia and South Australian Museum.

Visit the Changing Worlds website
Changing Worlds education resource

 
Photography in the Gallery Policy

FURTHER INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Learning at the Gallery
Telephone (08) 8207 7033
Email learning@artgallery.sa.gov.au
North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, 5000

The Gallery’s Learning and Educator programs are supported by the Government of South Australia through the Department of Education and Child Development.


image: University Senior College students viewing works in the Elder Wing, Art Gallery of South Australia. Featured work of art: Arthur Boyd, The sisters, 1954, Murrumbeena, Victoria, earthenware, 95.5 x 50.0 x 34.0 cm, Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1955, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. photo: Nat Rogers


       

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