Art is alive! When you travel abroad with your art students, not only can you show them the world’s most famous masterpieces up close during visits to the Louvre, Accademia, Prado and more, you’ll also participate in culture-specific art workshops that engage creativity and cultural understanding.
Be inspired by Paul Cézanne’s Post-Impressionist artwork and use Mont St. Victoire as your backdrop to recreate one of his works.
Master the Fresco
Learn about the history of this Renaissance art form and channel your inner Michelangelo as you create your own masterpiece on freshly plastered tile.
Berlin Street Art Workshop
After a walking tour of Berlin’s vivid street art scene, a local urban art expert will teach you the techniques to create your own modern masterpiece.
Trencadís Workshop in Barcelona
Under the instruction of a Trencadís master, learn how to create colorful mosaics in the style of Antoni Gaudí.
Craft Workshop in Sarchí
In the hub of Costa Rican arts and crafts, learn about the history of the area’s famed brightly colored ox-carts and use similar methods to craft a souvenir of your own.
Paint Paris Neighborhood Tour
On this walking tour of one of Paris’s most artistic neighborhoods, you’ll take time to stop and capture the beauty of either Montmartre or Île Saint-Louis under the instruction of a local artist.
Glass Decorating and Gallery Visit in Prague
Learn about Prague’s proud tradition of glassworks as you decorate a piece of glass in the authentic Czech style.
The art walk and workshop were amazing! The kids all had a blast and it gave an interesting perspective to the city.”
Arts-Based Leadership Activities
Through themes of Identity, Self-Esteem, Goal-Setting and Independence, each activity provides easy yet powerful artistic exercises to unlock students’ full creative potential.
Online Tour of The Musée d’Orsay and Study of Impressionism
These six lesson plans based on The New Bloom’s Taxonomy for Art Instruction provide lessons in Impressionism with the backdrop of the Musée d’Orsay.
8 Architecture Styles to Spot on Your European Tour
From Byzantine to Baroque, show your students how to spot the stunning architectural designs you’ll find across the cities of Europe.
Travel Photography for Beginners
Photography is a fantastic medium for sharing meaningful travel experiences. Share these best practices so your students can better capture picture-perfect moments.
10 World-Class Museums You Can Visit Online
Don’t fear if you can’t travel to all of these museum destinations with your class—you can access many of the art collections online!
Barcelona’s rooftop terraces: Picasso and Cubism
The rooftop terraces of Barcelona provided Picasso with some of his earliest inspiration as he moved into Cubism to become the most influential painter of the 20th century.