Maryland Collects: Jacob Lawrence School Tour & Art Activity

Free for Title 1 Schools - Maryland Collects: Jacob Lawrence School Tour & Art Activity
On View September 9, 2017 to January 7, 2018
 
"Maryland Collects: Jacob Lawrence" explores the world of renowned 20th century artist Jacob Lawrence whose colorful work has universal appeal. This exhibition of over 50 prints from private collections throughout Maryland, showcases the African American experience, especially in works that visually represent the stories of Toussaint L'Ouverture, Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass. A born storyteller, Lawrence's works are a must-see for all K-12 students.
 
 
TEACHER OPEN HOUSE - September 12, 2017, 4-6 pm
 
An opportunity for educators to tour "Maryland Collects; Jacob Lawrence," sample art-making activities, learn about available teacher resources and book your tour! Light refreshments. 
 
 
 
SCHOOL TOURS
 
Available Wednesdays - Fridays, from mid-September through December 2017. Combine a tour with an art activity for a 90-minute experience. Tours and studios are free for Title 1 schools. All others pay regular admission ($4)  and a $2 fee for the studio experience. 
 
Book Your Tour Today! 
 
Phone: 443-263-1831
Email: tour.info@lewismuseum.org
 
Financial Assistance Available - Bus Transportation
 
Limited bus transportation assistance available with this package.
 
For more information about Jacob Lawrence programs through the fall, contact Terry Taylor, Education Programs Manager at Terry.Taylor@lewismuseum.org 
 
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