Henry Spring Educator Workshop: Writing and Art

Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 4pm

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Educators will participate in gallery tours, listen to a live poetry reading in the galleries, share their own creative writing, and discuss art-based lessons that can be taught back in their classrooms.

Henry Spring Educator Workshop: Writing and Art
Date: Thur, March 14 2013
Time: 4:00pm – 8:30 pm
Cost: Free for Members; $10 for Non-members Professional Development: Four clock hours
Questions: Email contact-education@henryart.org with "Educator Workshop" in the subject line.

Exploring a range of visual art featured in the exhibitions Now Here is also Nowhere: Part II and Out [o] Fashion Photography: Embracing Beauty, participants will discuss provocative works that incorporate writing and image. Educators will also learn how visual art can be used as a springboard to compose poetry, expand upon personal narratives, and express the intangible through the written word.

Workshop participants will receive teaching materials and a light dinner.

Above Image: Lewis Wickes Hine. Powerhouse Mechanic. 1921. Gelatin silver print. Henry Art Gallery, Joseph and Elaine Monsen Photography Collection, gift of Joseph and Elaine Monsen and The Boeing Company, 97.79.

Henry Art Gallery

15th Ave NE and NE 41st
Seattle, WA 98195

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