All FAC educational programming—from tours to student matinees and activities—incorporate Colorado Standards-Based Curriculum. We invite you to sign up for our quarterly newsletter about new educators' resources and programs.
JOURNEY INTO ART: An Immersive Field-Trip Sampler
Learn how we can enhance your curriculum.
October 14 from 4-5:30
This experience will include presentations of tours available for future scheduling:
- Journey into Writing - write poetry inspired by works of art
- Journey into Southwest Art and History - handle authentic artifacts and create original works of art
- Journey into Art - experience artwork through discussion and hands-on art lessons
- Off the Wall - art comes alive with hands-on activities, performances, and demonstrations
Meet historical figures from our past: John Gaw Meem, the original FAC architect; Alice Bemis Taylor, one of the founders of the museum; Boardman Robinson, the first art director; Georgia O’Keeffe, the world-renown Southwest artist, and more.
Create an exciting, memorable field trip with a tour of the FAC permanent collections of Native American, Hispanic, Latin American, and modern American art, the Tactile Gallery, and frequent world-class special exhibitions. Choose from a variety of activities incorporating Colorado Standards-Based Curriculum. From art class curricula to gallery tours, FAC educational programs follow the State of Colorado Department of Education’s standards. We strive to encourage student creativity and imagination as a strategy for educational success through the visual arts.
April 1 – April 11, 2014
Experience art work in a unique and integrative way. See art work and artists come alive. Create your own masterpiece, write a poem or become a actor from a painting or sculpture. Enjoy an innovative way to learn about art and artists.