Thursday, 29 October 2015

Aboriginal Art in your classroom: A Tasmanian perspective

Contact: Abbey MacDonald, TATA Tasmanian Art teachers Association Inc.

Date: Tuesday December 8 3.30-5.00 pm     RSVP: Monday December 7
Location: Launceston UTAS

Intended Audience: All Art Teachers North & North West.

  • Theresa Sainty DoE Aboriginal Education Service
  • Dr Bill Baker UTAS Faculty of Education
  • Dr Abbey MacDonald UTAS Faculty of Education
Attendance at this ACVA strand PL will be the beginning of a conversation aimed to assist teachers to confidently teach culturally sensitive curriculum content and support their students to:

• Reflect on the styles of artists, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists
• Analyse a range of visual artworks from contemporary and past times to explore differing viewpoints and enrich their visual art-making, starting with Australian artworks, including those of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

TATA Members: FREE
All others: $35.00 includes one year TATA membership