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Cancelled — Art Matters: Teen Spring Break

Albuquerque Museum is closed to the public through Wednesday, April 15. We apologize for the inconvenience.


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Mar 30, 2020
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM


Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104


Monday–Friday, March 30–April 3, 2020

Morning Session:  9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. OR Afternoon Session: 1:30–4:30 p.m.

Join other teens from across the city and explore questions of identity, art, and activism during this week long class. Experiment with drawing, writing, image transferring, printmaking and collage to explore your personal story and creative voice. Tour the Museum galleries and work individually and collaboratively to create work for a student-curated show at Albuquerque Museum.

Grades: 8–11

Price: Free. Registration is required.

Class size is limited: 15 students per session

Instructors: Haley Greenfeather English and Michelle Korte

Haley Greenfeather English was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She is a working artist, educator and creative community builder. Haley is a recent graduate of the Institute of American Indian Arts. She was an artist in residence at The Growlery-San Francisco in 2019, participated in the MOCNA BFA 2018 exhibition, has work in the MOCNA and the Bernalillo County Public Art collections and had a solo sho at Vitrine Gallery in Albuquerque. She has been involved in youth arts and education in Albuquerque, Portland, and the San Francisco Bay Area for nearly ten years. She brings her passion for creative expression, curiosity about the human spirit and the natural world, and a love of family in all its forms to her work with youth.

Michelle Korte has taught in public and private schools, community centers, and universities in Chicago, Oakland, and Albuquerque for over twenty years. She holds a BFA from Laguna College of Art and Design, an MA in Arts as Social Activism from Naropa University, and an MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts from Columbia College Chicago. In 2017 she manifested a dream into reality by converting a school bus into a mobile art studio that focuses on inclusive art education, activism, and sustainability. Michelle, all known as Shelly Schucker, offers workshops that use reclaimed materials within a learning environment that supports an open-ended creative process and collaborative



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