National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution

The mission of National Museum of African Art is To inspire conversations about the beauty, power, and diversity of African arts and cultures worldwide. view their website here. The primary mission of the Education Department of the National Museum of African Art is to strengthen global arts and humanities appreciation by helping to increase understanding of our world’s cultural and artistic traditions through the lens of African and its diasporas.

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JAMBO!
Presented by: National Museum of African Art

Discover the National Museum of African Art with us! Bring your students to tour one of our exciting exhibitions and learn about the museum's unique architecture-the museum is 96% underground! Examine objects and ideas through a variety of age-appropriate activities. Our guides use imagination strategies to help students learn focused looking and tailor tours to needs of specific themes, grades and ages. Touchable objects available upon request. 
Date: Indicate your availability in the Lottery Request Form
Time: 10:30 am or 11:45 am 
Length of Event: 1 hour
Location: National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Ave., S.W. 
Washington DC 20013
Discipline: Art
Curriculum Connections: History, Social Studies, STEAM
Grades: K-12
Ticket capacity: 40 per event. 

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THE LOOKING LAB
Presented by: National Museum of African Art

All artists use visual tools to communicate-visit the museum and discover how to decode and understand any work of arts! Students will learn 7 elements of art, the essential units needed to become art experts, through costly examine objects and ideas with a verity of age-appropriate actives. Docents themes and grade- and age-level.Touchable objects available upon request. 
Date: Indicate your availability in the Lottery Request Form
Time: 10:30am or 11:45 am 
Length of Event: 1 hour 
Location: National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Ave., S.W. 
Washington DC 20013
Discipline: Art
Curriculum Connections: History, Social Studies, STEAM 
Grades: K-12
Ticket capacity: 40 per performance. 

 for THE LOOKING LAB

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The DC Collaborative is a FY18 Service Organization 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.