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Past Education Resources

The following education resources were developed for temporary exhibitions and travelling exhibitions. The resources feature colour reproductions of art works and corresponding information that may be used in a classroom setting. Included are education kits, PowerPoint presentations, worksheets and exhibition tours.

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art

5 April – 22 June | GOMA

This annual exhibition showcases the outstanding achievements of senior visual art students from schools throughout Queensland.

To learn more about the exhibition, including art work images and artist statements, please click here.

The Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art are an initiative of the Department of Education, Training and Employment, and are supported by the Queensland Art Gallery ǀ Gallery of Modern Art.

Cai Guo-Qiang: Falling Back to Earth

Cai Guo-Qiang: Falling Back to Earth

23 November 2013 – 11 May 2014 | GOMA

Looking at our relationship with earth and with each other, ‘Falling Back to Earth’ is a must see exhibition for schools at GOMA. Great excursion opportunity for Term 4, 2013 and Term 1, 2014.

Learn more about the artist

Read more about ‘Cai Guo-Qiang: Falling Back to Earth’ Education programs.

Education Videos

Created especially for students! View short informative videos to learn interesting behind-the-scenes facts and ‘Falling Back to Earth’ information. Also featured is artist Cai Guo-Qiang.

These short videos are also available by scanning the QR code in the student worksheet.

William Robinson

William Robinson

QAG | Watermall, Queensland Art Gallery
Until 7 October 2013

This artist focus provides support for teachers wishing to include Australian artist William Robinson in their Visual Arts program. The resource has been designed to be used by primary and secondary students. It outlines questions and activities to address syllabus areas, including appraising, visual literacy, and social and historical contexts, and can be used in the Gallery and the classroom.

Teacher Notes
Student Worksheet

Death and Life: Rakuny Ga Walnga: Contemporary Arnhem Land Art

Death and Life: Rakuny Ga Walnga: Contemporary Arnhem Land Art

GOMA ǀ Gallery 3.1 & 3.2
Until 1 September 2013

An online publication is available.

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art

GOMA ǀ Media Gallery
11 May – 11 August 2013

This annual exhibition showcases the outstanding achievements of senior visual art students from schools throughout Queensland.

Artists’ statements
Exhibition documentary

The 7th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT7)

The 7th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT7)

8 December 2012 – 14 April 2013 | Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) and Queensland Art Gallery (QAG)

Primary student worksheet
Primary teachers notes
Secondary student worksheet
Secondary teachers notes
Design your own APT7 tour
View artist talks, performances and interviews about the exhibition

 

APT7 Students' Choice

APT7 Students' Choice

During the installation of APT7 a small group of primary and secondary students from Coorparoo State School and Villanova College went behind the scenes to gain insights into the exhibition. Read more and watch videos

Sculpture is Everything

Sculpture is Everything

18 August – 28 October 2012 | Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

Student worksheet for all levels

Modern Woman: Daughters and Lovers 1850 — 1918<br>Drawings from the Musée d’Orsay, Paris

Modern Woman: Daughters and Lovers 1850 — 1918
Drawings from the Musée d’Orsay, Paris

24 March – 24 June 2012
Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) | Ticketed
Curated for Brisbane

Secondary Teacher Notes
Secondary Student Worksheet (Landscape format)

A copy of the historical timeline featured in this exhibition is available to download.

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art and Design

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art and Design

3 March – 3 June 2012 |
Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) | Free admission

'Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art and Design' online catalogue is available to download.

Yayoi Kusama: Look Now See Forever

Yayoi Kusama: Look Now See Forever

18 November 2011 – 11 March 2012 | GoMA

Education Resource
Teachers notes
Online Publication

Eugene von Guérard: Nature Revealed

Eugene von Guérard: Nature Revealed

17 December 2011 – 4 March 2012 | Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) | Free admission

Classroom resource (secondary level)
Student worksheet (primary level)

Matisse: Drawing Life

Matisse: Drawing Life

3 December 2011 – 4 March 2012 | GoMA

Student worksheet (secondary)
Teacher notes
Virtual tour

Ten Years of Contemporary Art: The James C Sourris AM Collection

Ten Years of Contemporary Art: The James C Sourris AM Collection

12 November 2011 – 19 February 2012 | GoMA

Students can create their own art collection to print and display in the classroom. Suitable for all teaching levels.

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, The Image & The World

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, The Image & The World

QAG, Gallery 4: 27 August – 27 November 2011

Education resource for all levels

Land, Sea and Sky: Contemporary Art of the Torres Strait Islands

Land, Sea and Sky: Contemporary Art of the Torres Strait Islands

GoMA, Level 3: 1 July – 9 October 2011

Education resource for all levels

My Art Trail for early years and primary levels

Surrealism: The Poetry of Dreams

Surrealism: The Poetry of Dreams

11 June – 2 October 2011

Education resources for all levels

21st Century: Art in the First Decade

21st Century: Art in the First Decade

18 December 2010 – 26 April 2011

21st Century Virtual Tour | 21st Century Blog
Primary | Teachers notes | Secondary | Teachers notes
Senior | Teachers notes

Valentino Retrospective: Past/Present/Future

Valentino Retrospective: Past/Present/Future

7 August – 14 November 2010

Exhibition information | Activity sheet, suitable for primary school audiences

Unnerved: The New Zealand Project

Unnerved: The New Zealand Project

1 May – 4 July 2010

An engaging online education resource, featuring audio and video, is available for teachers to usewith their students in the classroom.Suitable for secondary teaching levels. Curriculum notes included.

Online education resource

James Fardoulys: A Queensland Naive Artist

James Fardoulys: A Queensland Naive Artist

27 March – 20 June 2010

Curator's Essay

APT6 Education Resources

APT6 Education Resources

December 2009 – 5 April 2010

APT6 Virtual tourAPT6 teacher notes | Kids' APT PowerPoint
Behind the scenes: APT6 access all areas

Easton Pearson

Easton Pearson

22 August – 8 November 2009

Curator's essay

Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson

20 June – 11 October 2009

Education resource kit

American Impressionism and Realism

American Impressionism and Realism

30 May – 20 September 2009

American Impressionism and Realism Virtual Tour

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art and Design

Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art and Design

13 March – 17 May 2009

Exhibition catalogue | Education resource

The China Project

The China Project

28 March – 28 June 2009

Education resource (PowerPoint) (To download please right click and select "Save target as") | Teacher notes (PDF)

Contemporary Australian Art

Contemporary Australian Art

Contemporary Australia: Optimism | Queensland Live: Contemporary Art on Tour Education Kit (PDF 1.33 Mb) |  Queensland Live (Webography) lists online resources which complement the exhibition. | The Art of Fiona Hall (PDF 580 Kb)

Contemporary International Art

Contemporary International Art

Andy Warhol Education Resource

International Art

International Art

Picasso & his collection

Contemporary Asian Art

Contemporary Asian Art

APT5 Education Kit (PDF 2.2 Mb) | APT5 Education Kit cards (1.4 Mb) | APT5 Education Kit Tertiary Appendix (PDF 1.4 Mb)

APT 2002

APT 2002

12 September 2002 – 27 January 2003

Education resource kit