EDUCATION

Mosman Art Gallery Education Program - Kindergarten to Year 6

Mosman Art Gallery is a public gallery supported by Mosman Council. It presents educational workshops that aim to engage and stimulate students through art appreciation, initiating conversation, evoking personal response and participating in art making activities. Workshops can be utilised in teachers’ programming throughout the year.

Visits to the gallery can be combined with morning tea or lunch at the nearby Allan Border Oval and a visit to the Mosman Library (Fridays only). The Gallery is wheelchair accessible and mobility parking is available. Risk assessment is available online. Booking are required 2 weeks in advance.

Mosman Art Gallery offers a choice of two packages as part of our K-6 Education Program. Each package aims to facilitate an appreciation of and engagement with the Gallery’s diverse exhibitions. For enquiries please contact Anita Toft, Public Programs Officer at Mosman Art Gallery on +61 2 9978 4185 or a.toft@mosman.nsw.gov.au 

 

Let's Make It! 90 minutes. $10 per student 

Available on Mondays only
Includes

  • A guided tour of current exhibition/s
  • Activities that aim to engage and stimulate students through art appreciation, initiating conversation and evoking personal response
  • An exhibition-based art-making activity using a variety of materials
 
Let's Explore! 45 – 60 minutes. $5 per student

Available on request
Includes

  • A guided tour of current exhibition/s
  • Activities that aim to engage and stimulate students through art appreciation, initiating conversation and evoking personal response
  • A worksheet that may be completed at the gallery or during class time back at school

 

Mosman Art Gallery Education Program – Secondary and Tertiary

Mosman Art Gallery can work with schools and institutions to offer tailor made education experiences for students. Depending on the exhibition and those involved, artists may be available for meet the artist sessions and for workshops with student groups.

School groups can book in for curator led tours for particular exhibitions or with the public programs officer who can tailor the tour to suit the aims of the school or institution.

Specific education programs will be updated for individual exhibitions.

For enquiries please contact Julie Petersen, Public Programs Officer at Mosman Art Gallery on +61 2 9978 4186 or j.petersen@mosman.nsw.gov.au

 

Free Exhibition Tours

Gallery staff and Guides can provide free exhibition tours for your students, at a time convenient to you. Exhibition tours examine visual art elements, concepts and a variety of media. Tours include small focus groups examining art works up close. Allow 45-60 minutes for students to complete exhibition tours.

 

Teacher guided tours

Education Kits and Worksheets are provided with key exhibitions for self guided tours. Teachers are also welcome to use the Gallery as a resource for students’ self directed learning activities, 10-5pm daily. Students are welcome to use the Gallery drawing boards and stools, with prior arrangement.

 

Mosman Art Gallery Risk Assessment Form