May 2, 2017
On April 23, 2017, Tyler welcomed the families of K-12 students to a celebratory reception for Spring 2017 Art of Student Teaching Show. Organized and curated by Tyler's pre-service art teachers at the end of every semester, this semester's show featured student artwork from six Philadelphia-area K-12 schools. Over 200 people attended the reception - a wonderful turnout for an excellent exhibition!
September 28, 2016
On Thursday, September 22nd, artists from SPARC visited Tyler for a reception celebrating their current exhibition in Tyler's Underground Gallery. The exhibition, Gigantic Extravaganza, features large scale art by SPARC artists that haven't been displayed before, and was coordinated by Linda Price, Director of SPARC's Cultural Arts Center and Tyler alum. The artists were able to meet with Professor Renee Jackson's Science and Art of Teaching class and discuss their work during the reception, which is pictured above.
The exhibition will remain open to the public until September 28th.
April 27, 2016
Last Thursday, Tyler School of Art hosted the last Early Career Art Teachers (ECAT) gathering of the Spring 2016 semester. Teachers demonstrated lesson plans, shared student work, visited the Art of Student Teaching exhibition, and discussed their teaching experiences together with Professors Lisa Kay, Wendy Osterweil, JoAnna Moore, and Pepón Osorio.
Monthly ECAT meetings will begin again in the Fall 2016 semester.
Pictured above, from left to right: Jamie Forslund, Chrissy Seonia, Erica Mandell, Gabby Smarr, Wendy Osterweil,Walter Myrick, Jo-Anna Moore, Christina DeFabis. Front: Barbara Dasher and Molly Samuelson.