Launch an investigation to find patterns in nature and architecture and invent some of your very own. Experiment with painting, drawing and sculpting and engage in group activities to explore patterns in movement and sound.
Enter the world of Pop Art in this dynamic mixed-media camp. Use paints, inks and found objects to create bold, colorful 2D and 3D artworks inspired by famous pop artists like Roy Lichtenstein, Shepard Fairey & Pittsburgh’s own Andy Warhol.
Explore the wonderful world of Legomation! Using Legos and other snap together building bricks campers will collaborate to storyboard, design, and build their own stop-motion movie complete with an original soundtrack.
What does the future hold for us? What do the people need? What do they look like? What are our cities like? Consider these questions and more to brainstorm the many possibilities. Use these ideas to create conceptual drawings, models, maps and inventions that make life possible in the future.
Art is full of action! Wiggle your body and your paint brush to different rhythms in this camp that explores both movement and art-making. Each class is guaranteed to leave you wiggling, squiggling, and giggling!
Enter an art laboratory to discoed where art and science naturally overlap. In this camp to examine the similarities between the two. Explore the world of color like Georges Seurat to create work informed by scientific investigation. Be inspired with Leonardo da Vinci to observe the world closely.
Be inspired by Modern Art’s great masters like Picasso, Warhol and DuBuffet. Emulate their techniques and styles to create portraits, prints, dynamic geometric designs, stunning abstracts and sculptures.
Art has infinite possibilities! This camp will stretch the limits of your creativity and ingenuity with projects that combine drawing, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Merge techniques from different medias in new ways.
Think like architects and engineers as you explore the most spectacular creations humans have built. Be dazzled by the mysterious pyramid of Giza and the monoliths of Stonehenge as well as buildings like the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the Coliseum. Create plans and complete a model of your own wonder inspired by great marvels of architecture worldwide.
Beat the winter blues with some green and brightness in this camp. Get your hands dirty and allow your imagination to take root. Mosaic a planter and start your own seeds to grow in a window garden. Combine nature with the man made to create green-inspired artworks.
Enter a camp that combines painting, collage, sculpture, storytelling and performance. Design zany characters and bring them to life as hand, finger, and stick or shadow puppets. Design sets, props and create original stories. Use your creations to put on shows to entertain your classmates.
Hop on a train, ocean liner or hot air balloon and explore the unique cultures and artworks across the globe. Each day, focus on a different area of the world and create artwork inspired by the visual art, music, dance, fashion and history of the places you’ll discover in your journeys.
Inspiration for bridge design comes easily when you live in the city of bridges! Get in touch with your architectural side and have a blast as you design your own bridge, build a model of your design, discuss the relationship between form and function, participate in a weight challenge and more!