2016-2017 - VISUAL ARTS

Explore world cultures, discover a story in movement or celebrate an American classic. Our roster of internationally renowned dance artists brings the best the world has to offer to your school or event.

EIKO AMANO Innovative workshops led by artist Eiko Amano are a unique blend of science and art.

Please ask about options for projects that do or do not require access to a kiln. 
ELLEN SCHULZE Beloved, master puppeteer, Ellen Schulze, better known as the Puppet Lady, explores the art of crafting puppets in fun, hands-on workshops geared to tap into the creative mind.
ITALIAN STREET PAINTERS Combine creativity, fun and an exploration of the visual arts through the colorful art of street painting with talented artists.
JOHN ZERETZKE - Visual Arts Students and teachers will explore visual arts connections inspired by the rich meaning of language and words. Core vocabulary and concepts of each discipline will be explored and practiced with hands-on thematic lessons. Students will be able to demonstrate, using tools they have explored in the lessons, the meaning of these words through visual arts.
KAREN EMONTS Learn about and develop an appreciation for the art, artists, and cultural traditions around the world by combining imagination and art-making skills with various materials.
LYNN OKIMURA Lynn Okimura, an educator of animation and an industry professional, expands student creative thinking, expression and story ideas through various animated art forms. These programs are customizable and can be integrated with other subjects.
MARKUS TRACY Markus Tracy works with educational and civic institutions to use the visual arts as a vehicle for empowering individuals and communities at-large to make positive choices fostering tolerance and respect. He uses the visual arts as a positive outlet for artistic expression and community dialogue.
PEGGY HASEGAWA Journey through the ancient arts of origami, papermaking or bookmaking in engaging, multicultural programs with this talented artist.