Several ACT Alumni are teaching at various museums throughout LA and here are two upcoming workshops… This Sunday May 4th from 9am-3pm, Marissa Magdalena Sykes (’08) will be teaching a free workshop for teachers at the Getty: Create + Connect Workshop: Heaven and Earth: The Art of Byzantium. Teachers “will learn about Byzantine art and culture; and how it related to the Greek and Roman world” while participating in discussions and “hands-on activities related to artworks and themes from the Getty’s collection.” Mosaic Icon with the Virgin and Child, about A.D. 1275–1300, made in Constantinople; from Trigleia Bithynia, Asia Minor; glass paste, gold, and silver. Courtesy of the Byzantine and Christian Museum, Athens. (source) Kaitlynn Redell, Alternate (2), 2011, cut laser print, 17″x11″ (source)
While on Sunday June 1 from 1-5pm, Kaitlynn Redell (’09) will be teaching a paper cutting workshop at the Craft and Folk Art Museum.