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Anthony McCall's Face to Face, 2013

Anthony McCall (American, born England, 1946). Face to Face, 2013. Installation view, EYE Filmmuseum, Amsterdam, 2014. Photograph by Hans Wilschut.

Educators' Workshop—Light and STEAM: A Collaborative Workshop with the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Buffalo Museum of Science

Saturday, November 2, 2019 ● 10 am
3 pm

$50 general admission
$40 for Members of the Albright-Knox and/or Buffalo Museum of Science
(includes access to the museums, hands-on activities at both locations, and lunch)
Albright-Knox Art Gallery / Buffalo Museum of Science

Join us for a day of discussion, curriculum connections, and activities inspired by the special exhibition Anthony McCall: Dark Rooms, Solid Light. Anthony McCall’s work transcends the familiar boundaries between sculpture, cinema, and drawing to create unforgettable interactive experiences.

Begin at the Albright-Knox to tour this exciting exhibition with School and Docent Programs Coordinator Lindsay Kranz and discover how to use these artworks as a catalyst for student-centered learning. After exploring curriculum connections, you will participate in a hands-on art activity to support lesson plan development inspired by McCall’s light installations.

Lunch will be provided at the Albright-Knox. (Once you register, you will be contacted about your food preferences and any allergies.)

Then, travel to the Buffalo Museum of Science to tour the science studios with members of the Learning & Interpretation team. You will discuss connections between McCall's works and STEM learning opportunities in the galleries and through workshop activities.

When the workshop is complete, you are free to explore the rest of the Buffalo Museum of Science until it closes at 4 pm.


10 am–12:45 pm: Morning workshop and lunch at the Albright-Knox
12:45–1 pm: Travel to the Buffalo Museum of Science
1–3 pm: Afternoon workshop at the Buffalo Museum of Science
3–4 pm: Free time at the Buffalo Museum of Science

Please note: You must have personal transportation from the Albright-Knox to the Buffalo Museum of Science. Parking will be free at both locations.


Space is limited; registration and pre-payment are required. Please register online, call 716.270.8292, or sign up at the Albright-Knox Admissions Desk. If you are a member of the Buffalo Museum of Science, please call or register in person to receive the member rate.

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