PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Gertrude Glasshouse

PD | Gertrude Contemporary presents CAOTR+H at Gertrude Glasshouse

Contemporary Art on the Road + Home is a teacher professional development program founded to bring Gertrude Studio Artistsart 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 MuseumHorsham Regional ArtGalleryCastlemaine Art Museum and present two workshops at our home locations Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood and Gertrude Contemporary, Preston South.

The first part of the program consists of formal presentations by educators from GertrudeContemporary, Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA) and Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA).

A presentation and hands-on workshop by Gertrude Studio Artist Jahnne Pasco-White will form the second part of the program. Thinking through a process based painting practice, Jahnne will lead the workshop experimenting with a selection of fabrics, pigments, dyes to create a series of painting collages.

Date: Monday, 18 November 2019
Venue: Gertrude Glasshouse 44 Glasshouse Road, Collingwood, Vic 3066
Time: 10am – 3pm (9.30am registrations and morning tea)
Cost: No cost*, bookings are essential. Lunch will be provided.

*Please note this program is only available to LOW SES metropolitan Melbourne primary and secondary school teachers. To check if your school qualifies, please contact Gertrude Contemporary.

Booking: https://www.trybooking.com/BCJRJ or phone Siobhan Sloper, Gallery Coordinator, Gertrude Contemporary on (03) 9419 3406

RSVP: Monday, 4 November 2019
Further info here

Presenters: Siobhan Sloper, Gertrude Contemporary Melissa Bedford, Monash University Museum of Art Kathryn Hendy-Ekers, Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority Jahnne Pasco-White, Gertrude Studio Artist

Cost: FREE *
*These programs are exclusively for regional or low-SES metropolitan Melbourne schools.
If you are unsure if your school is in these categories please contact us on 03 9419 3406