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Creative resources elsewhere on the web:
We have been connecting with our colleagues across the sector and will share creative resources which you may find useful when homeschooling, teaching online, or simply for fun! Here is a list of some of the resources and activities we have come across so far:
- Hauser & Wirth Somerset, ‘Family Saturday at Home’, activities linked to Louise Bourgeois. https://www.hauserwirth.com/resources/28072-family-saturday-home-room
- ‘Art is where the home is’ – artist activity packs from Firstsite, Colchester, including activities by Antony Gormley, Gillian Wearing, Grayson Perry and many more. https://firstsite.uk/art-is-where-the-home-is/
- The Arts in Wiltshire have compiled a great collection of links to free arts and craft activities and ideas – https://theartsinwiltshire.wordpress.com/2020/03/31/resource-coronavirus-covid-19-creative-ideas-and-activities-to-do-when-at-home/
- Isolation Art School is a new initiative on Instagram, sharing short video workshops by many artists @IsolationArtSchool https://www.instagram.com/isolationartschool/
- Enter the Discover ARTiculation Challenge for KS4 students (year 10 and 11). Choose an artwork and film yourself talking about it for 2-3 minutes. Entry deadline 30th April. https://artsoutreach.leeds.ac.uk/whats-on-offer/discover-articulation-challenge/
- Swat up on your art history by watching the ARTiculation Prize 2020 Grand Final presentations by young people aged 16-19 on a variety of artworks, artefacts and architecture. http://rochecourteducationaltrust.co.uk/articulation-prize/films/
- Enter the Royal Academy’s Young Artist’s Summer Show for free. For artists aged 5-19, deadline 24th April. https://youngartists.royalacademy.org.uk
- 64 Million Artists (https://64millionartists.com/) have initiated #CreateToConnect, two weeks of fun creative challenges for all ages and abilities. http://dothinkshare.com
- Download these brilliant design challenge cards from the James Dyson Foundation – fun and ambitious STEAM activities. https://www.jamesdysonfoundation.co.uk/resources/challenge-cards.html?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI_qn80LSz6AIVx8CyCh0z-QvsEAMYASAAEgKoh_D_BwE
- HENI Talks – Stories of Art from the world’s leading experts, including Zach Taylor, ARTiculation 2019 winner. Great research tool for KS3 and 4.
- ‘Meet Me at the Museum’, Art Fund podcast. https://www.artfund.org/whats-on/meet-me-at-the-museum
- Tate Shots – great short video resources, with artists speaking about their work. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5uUen04IQNkFECI0L3r-7zGY9RBgIKw8
- Show Me is a site full of family-friendly resources, games and homework/homeschooling help provided by museums, galleries and archives. http://www.show.me.uk/
- A list of free, online, boredom-busting resources from Chatter Pack. https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/list-of-online-resources-for-anyone-who-is-isolated-at-home
- New York’s Museum of Modern Art hosts an art education website with lots of great links for teachers and learners.
- V21 – Gallery 3D walkthroughs and virtual experiences of galleries around the country which have closed doors to the public.
- A great list of museum e-learning links and virtual museum experiences. http://mcn.edu/a-guide-to-virtual-museum-resources/