Teacher Workshop: Looking East
Saturday, November 21, 9:30 AM–12:30 PM
$10, Pre-registration Required
Explore the special exhibition Looking East: How Japan Inspired Monet, Van Gogh, and Other Western Artists through a gallery tour, an art experience with Imin Yeh, and curriculum materials.
Thursday, September 24
4–6 PM. Free
Connect with teachers, artists, organizations, parents and students to learn more about the rich variety of arts organizations working throughout San Francisco. This event is a partnership among the Arts Providers Alliance of San Francisco, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco Unified School District and Creative Impact.
Discovering Connections Teacher Institute
Tuesday, July 28–Friday, July 31, 2015, 9:00am–4:00pm
This four-day program will allow teachers to explore the collections of four major San Francisco museums (Asian Art Museum, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco) through observation, inquiry, and reflection. Participants will develop techniques for engaging with art and learn how the museum setting empowers critical thinking and creativity. The institute is designed for high school teachers and includes gallery experiences, discussions with museum staff, and an education packet.
The application for 2015 Discovering Connections Institute has passed.