Exploring Artistic Practice: Field Trips & Studio Visits


Jul 7, 2014 to Jul 18, 2014
09:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.


Exploring Artistic Practice: Field Trips & Studio Visits Instructors: Beth Thielen & Melissa Sarris Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 3 PM, July 7 - 18 $600 + museum entrance fees. Ages 13 +. A limited number of scholarships are available.   Engage in direct encounters with artists and their works, consider the context and content of contemporary art, explore working methods, process, and where ideas come from. Visit several area art venues such as MASS MoCA and Dia: Beacon, and meet Art Omi's international artists-in-residence. Experience The Fields Sculpture Park as a resource & make connections to the artists and venues visited.   Schedule: There will be five travel/meeting days where students will be driven to off-site locations by instructors. Alternating days the group will stay at Omi and participate range of arts-based activities to process and solidify what was learned or begin a conversations to prepare for the next field trip.   For more information, please email Sasha Sicurella at education@artomi.org or call (518) 728-9256.


Tuition is $600 for the entire program, plus any museum entrance fees.


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1405 County Route 22
Ghent, NY

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