Making Connections with RMG Artworks
Friday Frames is back by popular demand starting September 24 at 9:30am.
This virtual program encourages discussion and collaboration as we explore permanent collection artworks. Through an immersive and interactive storytelling experience, a Gallery Educator will lead a 30 minute session every Friday morning starting at 9:30AM. These sessions will rotate weekly to include Grades 1-3, Grades 4-6, and Grades 7-8 students.
This program is generously sponsored by Ontario Power Generation.
There is no need to register, simply join each session using this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83636789552
November 19 | 9:30AM – 10:00AM
Art, Advertising and Media
Who’s the audience? What’s the message? How is it delivered? Let’s look at the ways artists capture meaning in mass media and how it affects our everyday lives.
November 26 | 9:30AM – 10:00AM
Sky, Land and Water
Let’s play! In this creative and playful storytelling session we will take a look at how sky, land and water are depicted. We will explore the Group of Seven and contemporary abstract painters.
December 3 | 9:30AM – 10:00AM
Objects and other Curiosities
Using interesting still life paintings from the RMG’s permanent collection, we will contemplate what inspire artists. What objects do we have in our lives and what do they say about us?
December 10 | 9:30AM – 10:00AM
Art and the Historical Record
Using visual literacy skills, let’s investigate the historical record through the eyes of an artists. We will explore artworks produced by war artists and glimpse into the industrial revolution.
This program is supported by our Presenting Sponsor, RBC Mendum Wealth Management, and our Supporting Sponsor, OPG. Additional support from the Durham Community Foundation and the Emergency Community Support Fund.