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Hop aboard 'Art Express' at Castellani Art Museum

by jmaloni


Thu, Sep 18th 2014 10:50 pm

Workshops take place this fall

Join in the family fun as you hop aboard the "Art Express" on Saturdays at 2 p.m. at the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University.

"Art Express" family workshops begin with storytelling in the galleries, followed by a tour of selected artworks, and finally a trip to the classroom for art projects. The program fee includes instruction and all materials.

Sept. 20

Artwork: Paul Troubetzkoy, "Dancer"

Story: Laurence Anholt, "Degas and The Little Dancer"

Activity: "Figure Sculpture in Motion"

Sept. 20

Artworks: Jean Baptiste Armand Guillaumin, "Le Paysage (landscape)"

Story: James Mayhew, "Katie and the Impressionists"

Activity: "Impressionist Landscapes"

Oct. 11

Artwork: Stanton MacDonald-Wright, "Fudo"

Story: Mike Venezia, "Getting to know Picasso"

Activity: "Cubist Pastel Faces"

Oct. 11

Artwork: Salvador Dali, "Spanish"

Story: Laurence Anholt, "Jack's Dreamsack"

Activity: "Dreamscape Collage"

Nov. 1

Artwork: Andy Warhol, "Campbell's Tomato Soup"

Story: Rachel Isadora, "ABC POP!"

Activity: "Pop Art Designs"

Nov. 8

Artwork: Roy Lichtenstein, "As I Open Fire"

Story: Susan Goldman Rubin, "Whaam!: the art and life of Roy Lichtenstein"

Activity: "Cartoon Expressions"

For more information or to register for "Art Express" workshops, call 716-286-8200.

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