NGV | Summer Learning Festival For Educators

NGV | Summer Learning Festival For Educators

Renew your creative spark and prepare for 2021 with this rich program of online talks, studio visits and workshops presented by NGV educators and guests artists and designers, inspired by the NGV Triennial.

Wed 13 Jan, 9.30am–2pm
Day One : Conservation | Sustainability

Faced with accelerating climate change and ecological decline as a consequence of human activity, artists and designers can act as researchers, storytellers and activists, drawing our attention to issues and inviting us to imagine a future where our relationships with the natural world are recalibrated. The focus of this days’ program is on artists and designers that address issues of conservation and sustainability, exploring ways in which their work and ideas might inspire teaching and learning.

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop practical strategies for discussing and analysing artworks with students.
  • Gather inspiration for program planning and classroom practice.
  • Engage with current international contemporary art and design practice.
  • Use artworks to engage students, and enhance teaching and learning, across multiple learning areas and the capabilities, including critical and creative thinking, ethical thinking and intercultural awareness.
  • Develop practical strategies and activities for virtual classroom learning.


Location: Online

Duration: 9.30am–2pm

Cost: $80 per day

BookingsCLICK HERE to book via the NGV website

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Monash University