Information on all the conversations and activities that took place at the February 2015 Creative Chemistries, listed here in the order that they occurred.
ART21 Screening & Panel Discussion
A series of ART21 clips kicked off this panel discussion at Creative Chemistries’ first event on Friday night.
ART21’s Director of Educational Initiatives Jess Hamlinmoderated the discussion by artist Luis Camnitzer, art educator Rebecca Belleville, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Frederick P. and Sandra P. Rose Chairman of Education, Sandra Jackson-Dumont.
Saturday morning started off with two sets of Exchanges between artists and arts administrators.
These Dialogues were designed as open platforms for a moderator and discussants to exchange ideas and develop new questions around art and education. Each thematic Dialogue was repeated for a second time with the same moderator and a new group of discussants and participants.
Moderator: Flossie Chua
Moderator: Joe Fusaro
Moderator: Lois Hetland
Moderator: Dr. Marit Dewhurst
Experiments were facilitated by pairs of artists and educators to engage participants in aspects of the creative process and ideas central to their work. Focusing on strategies for thinking, making, and performing through art and education, sessions encouraged collaboration, experimentation, and interdisciplinary exploration.
ART21 Educators Lab
The ART21 Educators Lab showcased a variety of teaching strategies and resources presented by ART21 Educators. Participants were invited to visit the space throughout the event and talk with ART21 Educators, and peruse resources and publications.