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Upcoming PD programs

AEV x Monash Gallery of Art VCE Studio Arts Program

Thursday 27 August, 10am - 3.30pm

Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill


2015 Art + Studio Arts Student Exam Preparation

Saturday 29 August, 9am - 4pm

The Dax Centre @ the University Melbourne


Geelong Gallery - VCE Studio Arts Exam Prep Program

Tuesday 1 September, 1pm - 4pm

Geelong Gallery 


F-6: Teaching about Indigenous Art and Culture in the Classroom

Wednesday 2 September, 9am-3.30pm

Art Gallery of Ballarat


Geelong Gallery - VCE Art Exam Prep Program

Tuesday 8 September, 1pm - 4pm

Geelong Gallery 

ARTicle Vol. 17, Part 1

Now available to download in the members' area

In this edition: 
  • The role of the travelling Mobile Art and Craft Centre van in helping Victoria's rural primary schools access visual arts education
  • How Year 8 students at St Catherine's School approached abstract sculpture
  • The Possum Skin Cloak Project at Heatherhill Primary School
  • The 2014 AEV Conference in pictures...and more!

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2014 InSEA Conference Proceedings Now Available

The Proceedings are now available to download as a PDF. The collection represents those who spoke and ran workshops at the Conference last year, and is a valuable resource for anyone interested in global perspectives on contemporary ideas and practice in visual arts education.

Find out more here 

VCAA news & updates

VCAA Information Session & consultation - VCE Studio Arts & Art

The VCE Art and Studio Arts study designs are under review. Drafts of VCE Art and Studio Arts will be available online in early June and consultation will occur through an online questionnaire.

AEV hosted a VCAA information session in Melbourne. VCAA Visual Arts Curriculum Manager Kathryn Hendy-Ekers provided the update. 

The consultation period for the changes ended on Friday 3 July.

A summary of the proposed changes and a link to the consultation questionaire is available here: Studio Arts and Art (under the heading 'Consultation').


AEV has begun to host regular Meetup groups that allow you to engage with interesting and relevant happenings around Melbourne, whilst also giving you the chance to network with and meet other art educators. It doesn't cost to join Meetup, you only need to pay to enter the gallery/event/exhibition and for the drink organised for afterwards! 

The upcoming Meetups are below. Click for more info and to RSVP:

Gasbag at Gasworks

Sunday 23 Aug, 3.30pm

21 Graham St, Melbourne 3000

Attend the Yarra Valley Open Studios

Sunday 13 September, 8am (all-day event)

Yarra Valley, Victoria



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