Positioning Wyeth: Engaging Visitors Through Exhibition Design

Positioning Wyeth: Engaging Visitors Through Exhibition Design

Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 4-6pm  

(Snow date: February 28, 2018)

Location: Meet in the Main Lobby

Facilitator(s):  Leith MacDonald, Artist and Andrea Curtis, Arts in Education Program Manager

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Join artist and curator, Leith MacDonald, at the Wyeth Study Center in a discussion of gallery design and visual storytelling.  Learn tips of curating works by artist Andrew Wyeth and try your hand at designing your own exhibition in a hands-on activity.    MacDonald will provide an inside look at this great American artist and provide local educators with resource materials to take back into their classroom so that they may create their own in-school show!

Classroom Connections:  Visual Storytelling; Informational Text; Biography

Arts Vocabulary:  Composition, Exhibition, Labels

Pre-registration Required (Materials provided)

Contact Hour(s): 2

Notice: FAM Educator Cohort Workshops align with RSU#13’s school cancellations in the instance of inclement weather.  Please note the “Snow Date” for this workshop.  To confirm, please email acurtis@farnsworthmuseum.org


 Leith MacDonald  Artist

Leith MacDonald
Artist

 Andrea Curtis  Arts in Education Program Manager   Photo by Michael O'Neil

Andrea Curtis
Arts in Education Program Manager

Photo by Michael O'Neil