Upcoming workshops, articles on art education

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June 12, 2017

Boys’ Art Education Symposium

It will be interesting to see what comes of this symposium. I find it Ironic in that the art world has been dominated by men through the history of the…
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March 8, 2017

Arts sector worth $100 million in 2016

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January 5, 2017

Exhibition a success

Exhibition a success. The first student exhibition went well with a lively opening on a sunny day. Visitors throughout the week commented positively on the quality and variety of media.…
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December 11, 2016

Yearly Student Exhibition

If you’re in Melbourne’s East over the following week drop by and see work from my students. It’s been a great journey over the past year, a privilege and a…
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August 21, 2016

Science Shows Art Can Do Incredible Things for Your Mind and Body

Science Shows Art Can Do Incredible Things for Your Mind and Body More and more scientific studies are showing the benefits of creativity to the human physiology and general well…
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June 5, 2016

Sir Ken Robinson on Creativity and Changing Educational Paradigms

Sir Ken Robinson on Creativity and Changing Educational Paradigms Ken is a champion of creativity and in this popular TED talk gives a lucid indictment of contemporary mainstream education systems. It…
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March 4, 2016

Art leads the way in thinking

Art leads the way in thinking Bloom’s Taxonomy Blooms Taxonomy and the Arts Benjamin Bloom (1956) developed a classification of levels of intellectual behavior in learning. This taxonomy contained three…