Arts education, curriculum, and events.
Apr 15, 2019
In 1968 three astronauts embarked on the Apollo 8 mission
and witnessed Earth as it had never been seen before. The first color photograph
taken beyond Earth’s orbit was later titled Earthrise
. An award-winning film
from Global Oneness Project
documents the story of this photograph. How does the Earthrise
photograph provide a context for what it means to be a global citizen
Mar 15, 2019
Hosted by Artists Network
, Artists Magazine
’s Annual Art Competition
is open to artists anywhere in the world who work with traditional, two-dimensional media. The competition has five categories: Portrait/Figure, Still Life/Interior, Landscape, Abstract/Experimental, and Animal/Wildlife. To be eligible for an award in the Student/Beginner Division
, young artists aged 16 years and older must not have been enrolled in a post–high school art program for more than six years and may not have pursued art on their own or in workshops or lessons for more than six years. The competition has five categories: Portrait/Figure, Still Life/Interior, Landscape, Abstract/Experimental, and Animal/Wildlife.
Mar 15, 2019
Teachers in grades 6–12 are invited to attend one of the Smithsonian American Art Museum
’s weeklong institutes
in the nation’s capital. Participants will join other educators from across the country in exploring the connections among American art and social studies, history, and English/language arts.
Mar 01, 2019
The Science Without Borders Challenge
engages students around the world in promoting the need to preserve, protect, and restore the world’s oceans and aquatic resources. The challenge is sponsored by the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation
to get students and teachers interested in ocean conservation through various forms of art.
Feb 15, 2019
is an annual 3D printing challenge
created by Stratasys, Inc.
, which invites students worldwide to design an original piece of art, jewelry, or architecture, or to improve an existing design. This year Extreme Redesign features three categories: Engineering: Secondary Education
(middle/high school students); Engineering: Post-Secondary
(university, college, or post-secondary students); and Art, Jewelry & Architecture
(students of any grade level).