Gage Teen Art Studios @ BAM

Presented by Gage Academy of Art

TAS@BAM is a free drop-in arts class that offers a casual and supportive environment where participants enjoy access to BAM's current exhibitions. Each month a Resident Teaching Artist will focus on different skills and themes to teach in connection with a current BAM exhibition. Teen Art Studios are set up to have new students every workshop so don't be afraid to stop by anytime! TAS@BAM is free and open to all students ages 13-18, and includes art materials.
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Design, Geometry and Illustration with Mari Shibuya
Fridays, December 2, 9, & 16, 4 – 7pm

Create exciting calligraphy with illuminated geometric shapes, and explore composition principles and illustration. Study the philosophies and principles around designs to create their own inspired illustrations.

Related exhibition: BAM Biennial 2016: Metalmorphosis

Sculptural Wire & Textile Techniques with Kristin Tollefson
Fridays, January, 6, 13, 20, & 27, 4 – 7pm

Gain a hands-on understanding of a range of sculptural cold-working metal techniques including coiling, twisting, linking, basket weaving and more. Come away from the workshop with a sampling of techniques or problem-solve a sculpture, model or jewelry project.

Related exhibition: BAM Biennial 2016: Metalmorphosis

Folding & Sculpture with Iole Aleassandrini
Fridays, February, 3, 10, 17, & 24, 4 – 7pm

Discover new approaches to sculpture—all while working on your painting and drawing skills. This is a great opportunity to experiment with various materials to bring your drawings and paintings into three-dimensional objects using layers of paper and metal materials.

Related exhibition: BAM Biennial 2016: Metalmorphosis

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