Expressive Arts

The Scholar’s Programme

Independent Activities and Challenges

Faculties across Our Lady’s have provided a non-exhaustive list of activities and challenges to engage and support your child in their learning. Please encourage your child to take part in the activities:

Expressive Arts

  • Local Galleries worth a visit:

The Whitworth.

Manchester Art Gallery. http://manchesterartgallery.org/

HOME Manchester.

Castlefield Gallery.

The Lowry

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art

The Holden Gallery

Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Chuck Gallery, Manchester

  • Recommended Art books:

Drawing Projects: An Exploration of the Language of Drawing – Mick Maslen

Thomas Heatherwick: Making – Thomas Heatherwick

What Are You Looking At?: 150 Years of Modern Art in the Blink of an Eye – Will

  • Explore the recommended Art websites:

The Student Art Guide www.studentartguide.com

a-n Artists Newsletter www.a-n.co.uk

Arts Council www.artscouncil.org.uk / Crafts Council www.craftscouncil.org.uk

Phasesmag.com (Contemporary Photography and Graphics) www.phasesmag.com

Dexigner.com (Design/Creative News) www.dexigner.com

DesignTaxi.com (Illustration/Architecture/Photography/Fashion)www.designtaxi.com

DeZeen.com (Architecture/Interiors/Design Technology) www.dezeen.com