High Museum Of Art – Atlanta, Ga

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Tours allow students to construct meaning as they explore art traditions, history, themed exhibits, and more. They can also learn about artists’ role in using imagery to tell stories, or embark on a Georgia 2-hour STEAM tour to explore the ways artists are like scientists. Schools in Georgia that receive Title I funding may be eligible for the Art Access Program, which provides free admission, transportation reimbursement, and a “Welcome Back” pass. The High Museum provides an array of inclusive programming for students and teachers with disabilities. Educational supports are available upon request and museum experiences can be customized to fit the needs of all learners. Contact for details.

supports classroom learning in:Art, Language Arts, Social Studies, Science

topics covered:African-American History, American History, Georgia Architecture, Culture, Georgia Photography, Printmaking, Problem Solving, STEAM, Technology, Visual Art, Writing

contact infoName: Milo Reid.Phone: 404-733-5250Email: milo.reid@high.org

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Grade Level: All GradesGroup Size: 10 min, 120 max.Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities.Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 12:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 12:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 12:1.Registration: Online.Food Options: Bring your own, Picnic area available.Cost: Fee, Title ITitle I or Financial Support: Yes.

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Virtual

Experience art 24/7 with the High Museum of Art’s “Stay Connected” resources. The museum’s website and social media channels feature inspiring images, activities, and informative videos.

supports classroom learning in:Art, Language Arts, Social Studies, Science

topics covered:African-American History, American History, Architecture, Culture, Photography, Printmaking, Problem Solving, STEAM, Technology, Visual Art, Writing

The High Museum of Art özgü more than 17,000 works in its permanent collection, with a focus on 19th and 20th-century American art including work by African American and Southern artists. Other significant holdings include European paintings, çağdaş and contemporary art, photography, folk art, decorative arts, and African art. The museum’s educational programs extend participants’ visual literacy skills Georgia through reading, writing, listening, and speaking about artwork.

contact infoHrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-5PM,* Sun. 12PM–5PM. *Extended hours on Friday.

Art Museum Lesson PlanFUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he Georgia was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was Georgia left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without Georgia being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

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SCOUTS

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts have the opportunity to learn about art, history, and different cultures while also working on completing art-related badges! Scouting Badge Workshops typically last two hours and combine gallery exploration with art-making activities to fulfill specific components of badge requirements. Workshops are available on select weekends and weekdays. Contact for details.

supports scout badges in:Art, Social Studies, Science.

topics covered:African-American History, American History, Architecture, Culture, Photography, Printmaking, Problem Solving, STEAM, Technology, Visual Art, Writing.

contact infoName: Kristen Clayton.Phone: 404-733-4586Email: kristen.clayton@high.org

INFO

Grade Level: All GradesGroup Size: 10 min.Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. RRecomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 7:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 7:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 7:1.Registration: Phone, Email.Food Options: Bring your own, Picnic area available.Cost: Fee

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The High Museum of Art özgü more than 17,000 works in its permanent collection, with a focus on 19th and 20th-century American art including work by African American and Southern artists. Other significant holdings include European paintings, uygar and contemporary art, photography, folk art, decorative arts, and African art. The museum’s educational programs extend participants’ visual literacy skills through reading, writing, listening, and speaking about artwork.

contact infoHrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-5PM,* Sun. 12PM–5PM. *Extended hours on Friday.

Art Museum Lesson PlanFUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

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Homeschool

Homeschool Days at the High Museum have recently received a makeover! Programs now better fit the needs of homeschool students and educators, with classes that serve small homeschool groups and individual homeschool families. Two-hour homeschool classes are held six times per school year. Each class focuses on a new theme. Classes take place in the art galleries and in the Greene Family Education Center. Visit the website for details.

supports classroom learning in:Art, Language Arts, Social Studies, Science.

topics covered:African-American History, American History, Architecture, Culture, Photography, Printmaking, Problem Solving, STEAM, Technology, Visual Art, Writing.

contact infoPhone: 404-733-4468Email: schooltours@high.org

INFO

Grade Level: All GradesGroup Size: Varies.Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities.Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Registration: Online.Cost: Fee

Learn more about Homeschool Days.

The High Museum of Art özgü more than 17,000 works in its permanent collection, with a focus on 19th and 20th-century American art including work by African American and Southern artists. Other significant holdings include European paintings, çağdaş and contemporary art, photography, folk art, decorative arts, and African art. The museum’s educational programs extend participants’ visual literacy skills through reading, writing, listening, and speaking about artwork.

contact infoHrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-5PM,* Sun. 12PM–5PM. *Extended hours on Friday.

Art Museum Lesson PlanFUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

FAMILY

The High Museum of Art offers a variety of Georgia family-friendly events throughout the year. Enjoy Toddler Thursdays, Weekend Family Tours, a variety of seasonal events, and so much more! Check the website for upcoming family events.

topics covered:African-American History, American History, Architecture, Culture, Photography, Printmaking, Problem Solving, STEAM, Technology, Visual Art, Writing.

contact infoPhone: 404-733-4400

INFO

Grade Level: All GradesProgram Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities.Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies.Cost: Fee, Free

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The High Museum of Art has more than 17,000 works in its permanent collection, with a focus on 19th and 20th-century American art including work by African American and Southern artists. Other significant holdings include European paintings, çağdaş and contemporary art, photography, folk art, decorative arts, and African art. The museum’s educational programs extend participants’ visual literacy skills through reading, writing, listening, and speaking about artwork.

contact infoHrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-5PM,* Sun. 12PM–5PM. *Extended hours on Friday.

Art Museum Lesson PlanFUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

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