Art Gallery School Tours
Our hands on, curriculum focused artist-led tours are suitable for all primary and secondary grade levels (K – 12). Students will receive a guided introduction to a current exhibition and be led through a practical art activity.
Tour Dates: Select Tuesdays and Wednesdays (see below for more details)
Tour Times: 10:30 am – 11:30 am; 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour Fees: $7 per student. Minimum charges apply. Max 30 students per class.
To book your Art Gallery School Tour, please call 604-476-2787. For questions, please contact Lori Ceasar, Arts Program and Administrative Assistant, at 604-476-2792.
Please note: this program is available to schools and educational groups in School District 42 only.
AVAILABLE EXHIBITION TOURS:
FORGET-ME-NOT, MÉTIS ROSE: THE FAR WEST
Explore Métis art, history and culture through the collaborative paintings and beadwork of BC artists Kristi Bridgeman and Lisa Shepherd. Sessions will be led by Lisa Shepherd.
September 24 – October 23, 2019
SHADES OF BLUE: FEDERATION OF CANADIAN ARTISTS (FRASER VALLEY CHAPTER)
Dive into a world of color in this ‘blue’ themed exhibition which will allow students to explore a range of curriculum related content.
January 21 – February 5, 2020
FROM BARN TO TABLE
Be inspired by local painter Kristin Krimmel’s recent barn series, which is accompanied by a collection of rustic and contemporary ceramic tableware by ceramic artists Sarah Pike and Fredi Rahn.
February 25 – March 11, 2020
BUMPS ON THE PRINTMAKING ROAD
Explore the world of printmaking through a showcase of work by the internationally acclaimed master printer Peter Braune of Granville Island’s New Leaf Creative Solutions.
April 28 – May 3, 2020
After School Workshops
We also run creative after school sessions at select elementary schools through School District 42. Please call 604-476-2792 for more information.