Workshops & Presentations

Art Education Victoria has been running professional development programs for art educators for over sixty years.

Our aim is to provide you with opportunities to be inspired, informed and connected with the art education community. Our professional development supports the AITSL Standards and FISO to help you achieve your professional goals. Check out upcoming in-person or online professional development programs and conferences from both Art Education Victoria and our partner organisations.

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ACCA | Art Industry Contexts | Analytical Frameworks | Practice and Process | Interpreting and Discussing Art(VCE)

Ongoing throughout 2019

Free
Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE

Open up connections and new ways of thinking about the world through contemporary art. ACCA’s Education Program is free and available to groups on weekdays throughout exhibition seasons.

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VCE PROGRAM ANALYTICAL FRAMEWORKS | HEIDE MoMA

2019 bookings now open for school groups

Partner
Presentation
Secondary
VCE

In this program students will analyse, interpret and respond to artworks on display using the Analytical Frameworks. Students will consider how artwork may contain different layers of meaning and how artists develop a style. They will also have the opportunity to reflect on the gallery environment and examine how artworks are presented.

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PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Shepparton Art Museum

Thursday, 21 November 2019, 9.30am registrations and morning tea 10am start-3pm

Free
Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE
Workshop

Contemporary Art on the Road + Home is a teacher professional development program founded to bring Gertrude Studio Artists, art educators and teachers together to exchange ideas, share creative experiences and explore contemporary art and culture. The program has been designed to introduce Primary and Secondary art teachers to a range of hands-on, expertly designed strategies and resources for teaching contemporary art in their classroom. 

In 2019, CAOTR+H will journey to Shepparton Art Museum, Horsham Regional ArtGallery, Castlemaine Art Museum and present two workshops at our home locations Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood and Gertrude Contemporary, Preston South.

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PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Gertrude Contemporary

Tuesday, 3 December 2019 , 9.30am registrations and morning tea 10am start-3pm

Free
Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE
Workshop

Contemporary Art on the Road + Home is a teacher professional development program founded to bring Gertrude Studio Artists, art educators and teachers together to exchange ideas, share creative experiences and explore contemporary art and culture. The program has been designed to introduce Primary and Secondary art teachers to a range of hands-on, expertly designed strategies and resources for teaching contemporary art in their classroom. 

In 2019, CAOTR+H will journey to Shepparton Art Museum, Horsham Regional ArtGallery, Castlemaine Art Museum and present two workshops at our home locations Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood and Gertrude Contemporary, Preston South.

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PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Gertrude Glasshouse

Monday, 18 November 2019, 9.30am registration 10 am start-3pm

Free
Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE
Workshop

Contemporary Art on the Road + Home is a teacher professional development program founded to bring Gertrude Studio Artists, art educators and teachers together to exchange ideas, share creative experiences and explore contemporary art and culture. The program has been designed to introduce Primary and Secondary art teachers to a range of hands-on, expertly designed strategies and resources for teaching contemporary art in their classroom. 

In 2019, CAOTR+H will journey to Shepparton Art Museum, Horsham Regional ArtGallery, Castlemaine Art Museum and present two workshops at our home locations Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood and Gertrude Contemporary, Preston South.

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PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Horsham Regional Art Gallery

Wednesday 27 November 2019, 9.30am registrations and morning tea 10am start-3pm

Free
Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE
Workshop

Contemporary Art on the Road + Home is a teacher professional development program founded to bring Gertrude Studio Artists, art educators and teachers together to exchange ideas, share creative experiences and explore contemporary art and culture. The program has been designed to introduce Primary and Secondary art teachers to a range of hands-on, expertly designed strategies and resources for teaching contemporary art in their classroom. 

In 2019, CAOTR+H will journey to Shepparton Art Museum, Horsham Regional ArtGallery, Castlemaine Art Museum and present two workshops at our home locations Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood and Gertrude Contemporary, Preston South.

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PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Castlemaine Art Museum

Thursday, 28 November 2019 , 9.30am registrations and morning tea 10am start-3pm

Free
Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE
Workshop

Contemporary Art on the Road + Home is a teacher professional development program founded to bring Gertrude Studio Artists, art educators and teachers together to exchange ideas, share creative experiences and explore contemporary art and culture. The program has been designed to introduce Primary and Secondary art teachers to a range of hands-on, expertly designed strategies and resources for teaching contemporary art in their classroom. 

In 2019, CAOTR+H will journey to Shepparton Art Museum, Horsham Regional ArtGallery, Castlemaine Art Museum and present two workshops at our home locations Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood and Gertrude Contemporary, Preston South.

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HEIDE EXHIBITION IN FOCUS

2019 bookings now open for school groups

Partner

Designed to complement the exhibitions, this program encourages students to engage with artworks through in-depth analysis of a specific exhibition, theme or artist. Students will consider and discuss the formal qualities of artworks, their cultural and social contexts, possible interpretations and meanings.

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WHAT IS SCULPTURE? HEIDE MoMA SCHOOLS PROGRAM

Bookings now open for School groups

Partner
Presentation
Primary
Secondary
VCE

The act of looking at sculpture is a dynamic activity. In this program, students view a range of three-dimensional artworks and examine their shapes, textures, materials, scale, and meanings to develop informed judgements.

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ARTNOW | Gertrude Contemporary

Ongoing throughout 2019

Partner
Secondary
VCE
Workshop

ARTNOW education programs are led by Gertrude Contemporary staff and can focus on a range of contemporary art issues and ideas within the context of the current exhibition program. The visits can also be tailored to focus on outcomes specific to the group’s learning needs and interests.

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50 ART IDEAS FOR PRIMARY SPECIALISTS | NGV

Saturday 16 November, 10am-2pm

Partner
Presentation
Primary
Workshop

Join colleagues to collect some inspiration and resources for the art room, includes refreshments and an introduction to Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor.

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Bayside Gallery | Visual Thinking Strategies

Thursday August 22 - Friday August 23, 9.30am-4pm

Partner
Presentation
VTS
Workshop

Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is an inquiry based teaching methodology that encourages critical and creative thinking through looking at art. You will engage deeply with artworks, whilst building visual literacy, observation, empathy, diplomacy and communication skills.

Teachers will gain the confidence to commence teaching VTS competently in their classrooms and communities.  
Suitable for educators of all subjects and does not require specialist art knowledge or skills.

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ARTISTS RETREAT | Works on paper

12 September – 23 September 2019

Partner
Workshop

Highly accomplished artist, Peter Wegner, will teach a series of workshops, imparting his extensive knowledge about drawing, gouache and watercolour at our 2019 artists’ retreat. You have an incredible opportunity to learn from one of the best in an inspiring location in stunning Tuscany. Besides that you get to focus solely on your art, in the company of fellow artists and everything else is taken care of for you.

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