Education Programs

2006 Biennale of Sydney

Teachers exhibition preview

Tuesday 13 June 2006
5.15 - 7.30pm
Consider multiple experiences of the 2006 Biennale of Sydney: Zones of Contact: the value of the Biennale to arts institutions with Tony Bond, head curator International art AGNSW and Biennale board member, exhibition insights and program strategies with Rhana Devenport, manager Public and Education Programs, Biennale of Sydney and the artist’s experience with John Reynolds, New Zealand, AGNSW exhibiting artist.   
$15 - includes refreshments, entertainment, resources and exhibition viewing

Years K-6 Art adventure tour

Let's make contact

Tuesdays - Fridays
Explore the places and spaces and discover the visual and sensory zones of contact in a wide range of media from painting to sculpture and photography to soundscapes.
With the Children's Guides

Years 7-12 Study mornings

Curator and artist talk

22 June 2006
10.30am - 12.00noon
Join Charles Merewether, artistic director and curator, and Rhana Devenport, manager Public and Education Programs, Biennale of Sydney, and Australian artist Savanhdary Vongpoothorn discussing the exhibition framework ‘Zones of Contact’, their art making practice and the Biennale experience.
Years 10-12
$3 per student

Zoning in - zoning out

14, 20 & 29 June, 18 & 26 July, 3 & 8 August 2006
10.30 - 11.30am
Explore the Biennale and its key themes and ideas, diverse venues, forms of display and the artists and artworks at the Gallery as part of a larger total audience experience, across multiple exhibition sites.
Years 10-12
$3 per student

Years 7-12 Discussion tour

In the Zone

Explore the Biennale at the Gallery through the contemporary art-making processes that bring the artist into contact with their audience through ideas, materials, media and display contexts.
1 hour
$127.50 per group of 15 or less 

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