Teach Visual Literacy through Photography

Open to: Middle and high school art teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: Led by Aperture Teaching Artist and author Alice Proujansky this Aperture workshop will teach participants how to decode and encode images, and how to interpret photographs using flexible, engaging inquiry techniques that make material accessible to middle- and high-school students. Through this workshop, participants will understand the ways that images communicate, how students can infuse their own photographs with meaning, and ways to move beyond art history lectures toward truly thoughtful interpretative conversations that encourage students to make personal connections with visual imagery. Cost of workshop: $250

Key dates: Tuesday, July 9, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location: 547 W 27th Street Floor 4, New York, NY 10001.

Registration deadline: July 5.


For more information: Visit the course webpage or contact Emily Stewart at education@aperture.org.