Forget the fancy kit of art supplies: No-Kit encourages students to select materials from their surroundings to make playful works of art.MORE INFORMATION
Enrich your students' education with hands-on visual arts workshops taught by professional arts educators. As one of Canada's foremost contemporary art museums, Oakville Galleries offers innovative field trips and in-class visits that make the visual arts accessible and engaging for your students. With a commitment to fostering creativity, confidence and critical thinking skills in children and youth, our programs give students opportunities to look at, discuss and make works of art in a space where they are encouraged to experiment with new ideas and specialized materials. All programs are designed to promote inquiry-based learning, supporting the development of students' collaborative and innovative learning abilities while emphasizing big ideas and interdisciplinary engagement. With the Visual Arts curriculum and the Creative Process at the forefront of our offerings, select programs also integrate strands from History and Geography, Language, Science and Technology, and Social Studies.
Please note all school programming is currently being offered online through scheduled 1.5 hr (or less) Zoom sessions. As this year presents new challenges, school learning looks very different for everyone. Oakville Galleries is offering custom programming to fit all educator and student needs whether in a classroom, home-schooling or in a learning pod.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss program content and ideas to best create a lesson plan. If you see one of our regular school programs listed below that interests you, it can be adjusted and adapted to fit online delivery as best as possible.
L'atelier No-Kit présente aux élèves une série de défis rapides qui transforment leur environnement quotidien en une source riche de matériaux à partir desquels ils peuvent faire de l'art.
After looking at examples of collage by some of Canada's best artists, students will use clippings from vintage LIFE magazines to create their own flat and sculptural collage self-portraits, then learn how to transform their artworks into GIFs.MORE INFORMATION
Art is a powerful form of communication, and prints are a great example of artists effectively and creatively conveying a message. In this full day workshop, students will work in pairs to make an edition of prints that share their own messages with the world.MORE INFORMATION
L'art est un puissant moyen de communication et l'art d'impression est l'un des moyens utilisés par les artistes pour communiquer un message de façon efficace et créative.PLUS D'INFORMATION
Using upcycled fabrics and embroidery, students will design, sew and embroider flags that address various issues affecting youth from local and global perspectives.MORE INFORMATION
À l'aide de tissus et de broderies revalorisés, les élèves dessineront et coudront des drapeaux traitant de divers enjeux sociaux locaux et mondiaux relatifs à la jeunesse.PLUS D'INFORMATION
Have something else in mind? We will work with you to design and lead an art workshop that best suits your students' needs and interests.MORE INFORMATION
L'équipe pédagogique d'Oakville Galleries travaillera avec vous à concevoir un atelier artistique répondant aux intérêts et aux capacités de vos élèves.PLUS D'INFORMATION
Plan a unique project or series of workshops in collaboration with our instructors and enable your students to experience the expressive potential of art.MORE INFORMATION
Organisez un projet unique ou une série d'ateliers avec nos instructeurs, et permettez à vos étudiants de goûter au potentiel expressif de l'artPLUS D'INFORMATION