Education Programs

Howard Arkley

Years K-6

Art Adventure Tour
Home and away
Encounter what we love about suburbia, Australia and our Aussie identity as depicted in Arkley's vibrant works of art.
Tuesdays - Fridays
With the Children's Guides

New Teachers holiday workshop
Finding it hard to have a day out of the classroom? This new workshop session for K-6 teachers will provide an extra opportunity for some of your own professional nourishment and fun. Tour through the Howard Arkley and Archibald exhibitions with our Gallery educators, discuss the works of art and experiment with a range of art processes and materials to develop fresh ideas for the classroom.
Friday 20 April 2007, 2-4.30pm
$35, $30 AGS members & tertiary students
Includes afternoon tea and cross-curricular educational material

Years 7-12

Study mornings
Suburban safari
Safari through the dynamic work of Howard Arkley and his celebrations of suburban Australian culture. Explore the passions, influences and personal connections that developed into his unique painting aesthetic and consider how he blurs the line between pop culture and high art.   
16 & 20 March, 3 May
$3 per student

Combination study mornings
An introduction to multiple major exhibitions, identifying key works, issues and ideas.
Archibald Prize + Howard Arkley
3 & 26 April, 2 May
$8 per student (includes exhibition entry)


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