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PAFA Art Encounters: Grids, Lines, and the Mind

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 28, 2022

Families and educators! Join PAFA for special programs filled with interactive art tours and lessons. Visit the first and oldest art museum and art school in the United States and explore its internationally known collections of American art during dedicated hours. Activities facilitated by professional museum educators are designed to serve homeschools, co-op groups, and individual families, as well as locally attending cyber school students.

Each program offers an engaging theme and focuses on the enhancement of academic curriculum highlighting literacy, observation, critical thinking, communication, and social skill development. This program offers a great opportunity for interaction between different homeschool groups in a creative setting. Space is limited to 20 participants; please register early.

10/27 & 10/28 Tour: Grids, Lines, and the Mind

Explore how artists use math, science, and their minds to create inspiring works of art. Includes a visit to PAFA’s special exhibition Negotiating Grids.

10/27 & 10/28 Art Lesson: Symmetry, Symmetrix

Inspired by Nina Chanel Abney’s Potato, Potata work of art in Negotiating Grids, this art project will use symmetry and technology concepts to create a mixed media collage using lots of fun materials!

Details

Date:
October 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Website:
https://www.pafa.org/museum/education/schools-teachers/art-encounters-k-5

Venue

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
118-128 N Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102 United States
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