Educators Connect - First Fridays
Connect with educators each First Friday at the Art Gallery and immerse yourself in art and culture. Start with a bite to eat, something to drink and engaging conversation. Hear talks on the latest exhibitions and displays, while networking and discussing viewpoints on curriculum connections.
Join us for our first event on 4 September with The Power of Pattern. ORIZOMEGAMI presentation by Ruth Flaherty, VAESA President, and floor talk in The Power of Pattern display by Jennifer Harris.
Professional Learning certificates provided to participants (linked to the Australian
Professional Standards for Teachers)
When: First Friday of every month, 4.30pm for a 5.15pm start
(Gallery open until 9pm)
Where: Function Room, Art Gallery of South Australia
Cost: Free admission. Usual ticket prices apply for special exhibitions.
Bookings essential: 08 8207 7065 or email AGSAEducation@artgallery.sa.gov.au
TREASURE SHIPS: ART IN THE AGE OF SPICES
Opens 13 June - 30 August 2015
Learning program available for educators, and F-12 students. More information and school bookings here >
Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts
8 – 18 October 2015
Exhibitions continue at the Art Gallery of South Australia to January 2016
Exhibition visits available for educators and F-12 students. More information here >
TARNANTHI Teachers Briefing
F-12 educators are invited to explore and discover learning opportunities for their school with TARNANTHI Artistic Director Nici Cumpston and Art Gallery of South Australia Assistant Director: Artistic Programs Lisa Slade.
Recommended for F-12 educators.
Professional Learning certificates supplied.
When: Tuesday 20 October, 4:30 for a 5pm start - 7pm
Where: Meet at The Studio
Cost: $10, please book but pay at the door
Bookings essential: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
(Provide school/site name, names of attending educators and the year levels they teach)
Personalised Group Sessions for Educators
Teaching sessions for school educators F-12 are available and are conducted by the DECD Education Manager by arrangement.
Broad areas that can be discussed are:
Art Gallery as a cross-curriculum resource
Art – world, traditions, history, industry, the artists, ideas and language – traditional to contemporary
Society – art works as windows on history and social systems
Cultures – cultural identity, belief systems and traditions
Environment – relationship with nature and the environment documented or expressed through art
Ideas – individual voices, imagination, expression and communication
Technology – art documenting technological change and art as the product of technology
Science – art and artists extending understanding of the changing earth, the cycles of life and living, the material world and relationships with nature
Click here to email your group session request.
Photography in the Gallery Policy
Visitors to the Gallery are permitted to take photographs with hand-held cameras in non-restricted areas for personal use only. Permission is granted on the understanding that the Art Gallery of South Australia does not authorise any photography or use of photographic material that may infringe the copyright or moral rights of the artist. The use of tripods, flash or additional lighting is not permitted. Filming and videorecording are also not permitted.
In restricted areas such as temporary exhibitions, signage at the entrance will advise of any photographic restrictions. Applications for photography in restricted areas, filming or use of additional equipment must be made in writing to the Publications Officer: Image Sales & Rights. Fees and conditions may apply.
DECD Education Manager
Education Support Officer
Education Support Officer
Telephone: (08) 8207 7033
Fax: (08) 8207 7070
North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, 5000