Free entry Tate Britain Course

Constable: Creative and Critical Thinking

Teachers’ Study Day © Tate (Alex Wojcik)

View historic artworks in a new light alongside artists and curators at this study day for teachers

Work with artists and curators to explore contemporary and experimental approaches to working with historic art including Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows 1831 within the context of Tate Britain and in relation to your classroom practice.

  • Develop creative and critical thinking through experimentation with presentation, making and interpretation
  • Reflect on your own and other’s learning through a shared dialogue around art
  • Share ideas and activities to be developed back at school

About Aspire

Aspire aims to encourage audiences of all ages to enjoy and learn more about the work of John Constable by touring Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows 1831 across the UK, supported by Art Fund and by National Lottery play­ers through Heritage Lottery Fund.

Tate Britain

London SW1P 4RG
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Date & Time

20 March 2019 at 10.30–17.00

Refreshments, lunch, materials and entry to exhibitions included

Booking required via phone. Please call +44 (0)20 7887 8888 and select option 3 to get through to the Schools Bookings team

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