Discovering Connections 2014
Tuesday - Friday, July 22 - 25
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin Street San Francisco, CA 94102
Legion of Honor
100 34th Avenue San Francisco, CA 94121
de Young Museum
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr San Francisco, CA 94118
In this four-day program, teachers will visit the collections of the Asian Art Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (on view at the Asian Art Museum) to explore artworks using observation, inquiry, analysis, and reflection. Participants will develop techniques for engaging with artworks and learn how the museum setting empowers students' critical thinking and creativity.
The institute is designed for high school teachers and includes gallery experiences, discussions with museum staff, and an education packet.
Presented by the Asian Art Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and SFMOMA
$200; scholarships available. To apply, fill out our online survey.