Educator Workshop: Inspired by Nature
Join two of Houston’s renowned art institutions for a workshop on the natural world and contemporary art. Designed for elementary through high school educators, this interactive program will look at nature’s integral role in shaping global aesthetics. Participants will examine pieces from Contingent Beauty: Contemporary Art from Latin America at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Drawn from Nature at Asia Society Texas Center. The TEKS-aligned workshop will include presentations, art creation with natural materials, and participants receive GT credit from the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented.
Attendance at both locations is required to receive full GT credit
9:00 am | Guided Tour of Contingent Beauty: Contemporary Art from Latin America at MFAH
11:00 am | Lunch at Asia Society Texas Center
12:00 pm | Guided tour of Drawn from Nature at Asia Society
1:00 pm | Hands-on art creation
Education and outreach programs at Asia Society Texas Center are made possible through generous funding from the George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation and Nieman Marcus. Additional support provided by the Friends of Education & Outreach at Asia Society Texas Center. This program is in collaboration with The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.