Wagga Wagga Art Gallery Education Kits
3 September - 31 October 2010
Mary Djupuduwuy Guyula, twined basket with wrapped rim, 1997 (detail)
A Wagga Wagga Art Gallery Initiative, touring to Flinders University Art Museum (Adelaide), Melbourne Museum - Bunjilaka Aboriginal Gallery (Melbourne), Tamworth Regional Gallery (Tamworth), and Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre (Canberra).
5 June - 2 August 2009
Amy Jirwulurr Johnson, Women Fishing, 1995, synthetic polymer paint of cotton duck (detail)
A Wagga Wagga Art Gallery Initiative, touring to Flinders University Art Museum (Adelaide); the Drill Hall Gallery (Canberra) and the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (Darwin).
Language of Glass Suitcase
Contains an overview of glass terms and techniques. Highlights the background to the nationally significant art glass collection at Wagga Wagga Art Gallery. Includes ideas for making and appreciating art. Specifically aimed at Stage 3 but can be extended to Stage 4. Also a good resources for general understanding and interacting with art glass.
Perthshire Paperweight, 1976, Perthshire-patterned milefiori red (detail)
Contains highlights from the Gibb Paperweight Collection, part of the National Art Glass Collection of Wagga Wagga Art Gallery. These flashcards take you through basic techniques and activities. Ideal for primary school.
Education Kits for Touring Exhibitions
Travelling Exhibitions (exhibitions that are curated and toured by other institutions) often come with education material for pre, during and post activities. This education material is often in the form of an education kit. Some will also have 'hands on' resources available for interaction in the exhibition space with supervision. Below is a list of touring exhibitions with links or PDF versions of education kits.
A biennial showcase of contemporary Australian documentary photography.
100 Women, 100 Brooches, 100 Stories
8 June - 22 July 2012
Claire Townsend, Janet Holmes a Court: Art, home and life, 2011 (detail)
An artisan travelling exhibition, toured by Museum and Gallery Services Queesland.
9 March - 29 April 2012
Robert Owen, Untitled Xll (Origami series), 2009 (detail)
A Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney) touring exhibition.
13 January - 4 March 2012
Danie Melor Red, White and Blue, 2008 (detail)
AnObject Gallery and Australian Museum touring exhibition.
27 July - 18 September 2011
GW Bot Engraved poem 2006 (detail)
A Goulburn Regional Art Gallery Touring Exhibition.
22 July - 4 September 2011
Presented by artisan in partnership with the College for Creative Studies, Detroit, and toured by Museum and Gallery Services Queensland.
3 June - 17 July 2011
Francisco Goya, The sleep of reason produces monsters, 1797-98, etching and aquatint
An exhibition curated from the Albury City collection.
4 March - 29 May 2011
Glen Skien, I'm coming back for my wings, 2009 (detail)
21 January - 13 March 2011
Timothy Horn, White Death 2009, crystallised rock sugar, foam-core, hot glue, varnish
A Museums and Gallery Services Queensland touring exhibition.
5 November 2010 - 16 January 2011
John Somes, Lipstick, 2009 (detail), digital print
A National Portrait Gallery touring exhibition.
23 July - 22 August 2010
Jasper Knight, Bill Wright AM, 2010
An Art Gallery of NSW exhibition toured by Museums and Galleries NSW.
2 April - 30 May 2010
Salvatore Zofrea, Illawarra Flametree, 2008
A Maitland Regional Art Gallery Touring Exhibition.
7 August - 27 September 2009
Melissa Hirsch, Red/Orange Staghorn Coral, 2006
This exhibition is supported by Visions of Australia, an Australian Government program supporting touring exhibitions by providing funding assistance for the development and touring of Australian cultural material across Australia. A Tamworth Regional Gallery exhibition toured by Museums and Galleries NSW.
26 June - 16 August 2009
Shaun Gladwell, Busan Triptych: Negative Galligraphy and Skull, 2006 (still)
An Artspace exhibition toured by Museums & Galleries NSW.
7 November - 14 December 2008
Steven Siewert Pigeon Loft 2006
Toured by the Centre for Contemporary Photography.
8 February - 6 April 2008
Christl Berg, Instrusions, 2006
Toured by CAST. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
2 November 2007 - 6 January 2008
David Keeling, Morning, 2003, oil on linen
Cuisine & Country is an exhibition toured by Orange Regional Gallery, curated by Gavin Wilson.
17 August - 21 October 2007
Margaret Woodward, Rod Shaw, c. 1985 (detail)
Drawn Together is a Parramatta Heritage Centre Travelling Exhibition
27 July - 23 September 2007
Lionel Bawden, The monsters(like some colossal python which after swallowing a mountain is sluggishly digesting the meal), 2004
There is a 'hands on' educational resource available in the exhibition space.
Strange Cargo is a touring exhibition curated from the contemporary collection of Newcastle Region Art Gallery.