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PAFA Art Encounters: Grids, Lines, and the Mind
October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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!