Kreeger Museum

 The Kreeger Museum seeks is to enhance our visitors understanding and appreciation of art, architecture, and music.

 

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SEEING SHAPES AND COLORS
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: 10/17/17, 10/24/17, 11/7/17, 11/14/17 and 12/5/17
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:  English/ Language Arts, Science
Grades: 4-7
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THE MAKING OF ARCHITECTURE
Presented by: Kreeger Museum
Designed by Philip Johnson, and completed in 1967, The Kreeger Museum is one of the finest examples of Modernist Architecture in the D.C. area. Students explore the stunning space on a docent-led tour and then participate in their own hands on design activity, considering how space, scale, light, flow, and context impact how architecture is experienced.
Dates:  10/17/17, 10/24/17, 11/7/17, 11/14/17, 12/5/17
Time: 10:00AM         
Length of Event: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Location: The Kreeger Museum
2401 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Discipline: Humanities- Civics/ Soocial Studies/ History/ Geography; Visual Arts/ Photography/ Film
Curriculum Connections: Architecture/ Urban Studies
Grades: 4-8
Ticket Maximum Capacity: 30 students
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THE YING QUARTET & BILLY CHILDS AT THE KREEGER MUSEUM
Presented by: Kreeger Museum
The Kreeger Museum hosts the Ying Quartet w/ special guest Billy Childs for a one night performance on November 4, 2017 continuing the Museum's history of exceptional classical music in an intimate setting. Join the quartet and Billy Childs before the show for a one-of-a-kind educational opportunity; attend a private interactive rehearsal, participate in a question & answer session with the musicians, and take a tour of the Museum and its grounds with the Head of Education. Special attention will be given to the history of art, music, and architecture and how the different disciplines interact.
Dates:  Saturday, 11/4/17
Time: 4:00-5:15 PM     
Length of Event: 1 hour and 15minutes
Location: The Kreeger Museum
2401 Foxhall Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Discipline: Visual Arts and Music
Curriculum Connections: English/Language Arts, History/Geography, Philosophy
Grades: 4-12 (specialized educational experience can cater to range of grade levels) 
Ticket Maximum Capacity: 24 students

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The DC Collaborative is a FY17 partner grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

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