All posts tagged: Kids

MidWeek: Youth Photography Programs…

10.8.19 Two questions. Is your kid into photography? Do you live in Atlanta? Well, Iluminate Atlanta has programs for your future photographers. There are four programs on the website, but only two are available… Credit source: Iluminate Atlanta Photo 101 for Teens (12 – 18) $150.00 Tuesdays 4:30 – 6 PM starting Oct 29 with Sara Keith Four Week Class! Class will be held at the same day and time for four weeks and lasts 1 hour and 30 minutes. Get creative! The Illuminate photography class is a fun, interactive experience. Learn how to take better pictures and ignite a photography passion! Things we’ll explore: Seeing the world through a camera DSLR/Mirrorless Camera Settings ISO, Shutter Speed, Aperture and more Studio lighting Light Painting Creative compositions and more! DSLR or Mirrorless cameras are required, Contact us with questions about camera recommendations or the possibility of renting a camera from Illuminate. Classes will be held once a week at the Atlanta School of Photography located at1135 Sheridan Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30324 This class is for …

@ the Museum: Carnegie Museum of Art

October 16, 2015 Hello and Happy Friday at last! Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which was founded in 1895 by industrialist Andrew Carnegie is this month’s @ the Museum. (from the website) Current Exhibitions Hot Metal Modern: Design in Pittsburgh and Beyond / SEPTEMBER 26, 2015 – OCTOBER 2, 2016   Charity Randall Gallery CMOA Collects Edward Hopper / JULY 25, 2015 – OCTOBER 26, 2015   Gallery One HACLab Pittsburgh: Imagine the Modern / SEPTEMBER 12, 2015 – MAY 2, 2016   Heinz Architectural Center Teenie Harris Photographs: Cars / APRIL 30, 2015 – JANUARY 4, 2016   Lobby Gallery   Collections Carnegie Museum of Art is arguably the first museum of contemporary art in the United States, collecting the “Old Masters of tomorrow” since the inception of the Carnegie International in 1896, a year after its founding. The permanent collection of more than 30,000 objects features a broad spectrum of visual arts, including painting and sculpture; prints and drawings; photographs; architectural casts, renderings, and models; decorative arts and design, and film, video, and digital imagery. The museum also houses the …

At the Museum: Kids Summer Guide 2015

July 17, 2015 Morning and Happy Friday at last! We’re continuing on with Kids Summer Guide for At the Museum. Here are three museums that are bringing kids and families for some Summer creative fun……   HIGH MUSEUM OF ART from website: Greene Family Learning Gallery Open during regular Museum hours Discovery Packs Family Guides Toddler Thursdays Thursdays from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. / Toddler Thursday is FREE with Museum admission. Daily HIGHlights Tours All tours are FREE with Museum admission; no reservations are required. WEEKEND FAMILY PROGRAMS Family Fundays (EVERY Sunday) Every Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Second Sunday Fundays (EVERY month) Second Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. Weekend Family Tours Saturdays & Sundays at 2 p.m. FREE with Museum admission and free to members; no registration required. There are Special Programs, Highly Hands-On Blog, and Family Memberships Just go to the High Museum website: http://www.high.org to find out more! High Museum of Art / 1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 /  (404) 733-4400 NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART from the website: About the NGAkids …

At the Museum: Kids Summer Guide 2015

June 19, 2015 Hey! It’s that time again as Shadowbox takes a look at what museums across the country have in store for the kids. They’re out of school for the Summer and they need to have a creative outlet. Sitting watching TV and playing video games are not the answer. I’ve found three museums that can keep the kids busy…..just a reminder that each description is from their websites. AT THE MUSEUM SUMMER GUIDE EDITION 2015   from their websites: De Young Museum / San Francisco, CA Spend your summer making art at the de Young! Summer art classes for children ages 6–12 are taught by professional artist-teachers. Classes include explorations of the museum’s galleries, adventures in Golden Gate Park, and visual and performing art activities. Classes take place from 9 am to 3 pm in the de Young galleries, the Hamon Tower studio classrooms, and selected sites in Golden Gate Park. Children are grouped according to age; individual attention is given to all children, from beginner to advanced level. An optional Open Studio …

AT THE MUSEUM SUMMER 2014: THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

June 6, 2014 Hey everybody! First Friday for the month is here. During the months of June, July, and August, Esquisses is exploring what these museums are offering for kids, adults, and families this summer. We’re heading off to the Smithsonian….. The Smithsonian Institution includes 19 museums and galleries.  The Smithonian was founded on August 10, 1849 by Joseph Henry, James Smithson, Joel Roberts Poinsett.  You just can’t explore it all in one day! So what does the Smithsonian have for the kids? Try Everything Art. This page is where you kids can have fun and create cool stuff like…. Eyeing America: where you can take a virtual tour w/artist Robert Cottingham. George Catlin: where you can sit and listen to campfire stories in a virtual classroom. Get a close look and understand what’s behind African Masks at the Museum of African Art. Games & Activities such as: A Puerto Rican Carnival: experience the flavor of a Puerto Rican carnival and make a mask of your very own design. George Washington Portrait: Gather the clues …