Kreeger Museum

The mission of the Kreeger Museum is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of art, architecture and music. This objective serves as the overarching guideline for our educational programs and initiatives, lectures, panel discussions, gallery talks and exhibitions.

THE MAKING OF ARCHITECTURE (March Lottery)
Presented by: Kreeger Museum
Designed by Philip Johnson, the Kreeger house incorporates features of traditional and modernist architecture. On their visit, students learn about elements of successful architecture, including the use of geometric shapes and solids in design. A workshop where students build a model for a hypothetical museum extension concludes their visit.
Dates:  04/04/17, 04/18/17, 05/02/17 and 05/16/17
Time: 10:00am            
Length of Event: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Location: The Kreeger Museum
2401 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Discipline: Visual Art
Curriculum Connections: Math
Grades: 6-8

View Curriculum Materials here. 

  for Making of Architecture

SEEING SHAPES AND COLORS (March Lottery)
Presented by: Kreeger Museum
Seeing Shapes and Colors is a tour that focuses on modern paintings. Its purpose is to sharpen students’ perceptions of color and help them acquire a vocabulary to describe colors and color relationships. The tour is accompanied by a drawing workshop in which students learn to achieve deliberate color effects.
Dates: 04/04/17, 04/18/17, 05/02/17, and 05/16/17
Time: 10:00am            
Length of Event: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Location: The Kreeger Museum
2401 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Discipline: Visual Art
Curriculum Connections: Math
Grades: 4-8

View Curriculum Materials here.

  for Seeing Shapes and Colors 

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Location: 923 F Street, NW, #303
Washington, DC 20004
P: 202.470.6467
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The DC Collaborative is a FY17 partner grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

The DC Collaborative is proud to receive a grant for its Collective Impact work supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.