ArtPrize Education 2023
Cultivate is a proud partner of ArtPrize for this year's Education Days. Sharing a new comprehensive approach to Education Days, we are putting equity, accessibility, and multiple learning styles and engagements at the forefront of our learning. All of our activities are made available for free, to ensure that all students may have access to high-quality arts education and programming.
Please explore each of the links below to learn more!
This work is made possible by Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University
and the Michigan Arts and Culture Council.
Art Magazines and Resources
Immerse yourself in the world of ArtPrize with our exclusive art-related resources, tailored for the entire community! Discover tailored art magazines, captivating art videos, innovative lesson plans, and comprehensive resource guides, all designed to enrich your ArtPrize experience. The art magazines feature vibrant images and interactive activities for different grade levels, while our engaging art videos provide deeper insights into artistic expressions. Educators will find valuable lesson plans, perfectly aligned with Common Core Standards, fostering critical thinking and creativity among students. Dive into our resource guides, complete with direct questions for artists and thought-provoking inquiries about the art showcased at ArtPrize.
Experience the world of ArtPrize through tailored art magazines designed for different grade levels, aligned with Common Core Standards. For grades K-3, vibrant images and interactive activities introduce young students to art, fostering creativity and fine motor skills. Grades 4-8 delve deeper into artistic concepts, while grades 9-12 explore contemporary art's social impact. These magazines seamlessly integrate art appreciation, critical thinking, and cross-curricular connections into classrooms, empowering students with cultural appreciation and visual language. Art magazines will be distributed to ArtPrize field trip participants, students across West Michigan, and ArtPrize visitors.
Check out out video series, created in collaboration with Carbon Stories.
This series fosters a deeper understanding and appreciation for artistic expression as we get to know five local artists working in Grand Rapids.
These videos feature Grand Rapids artists sharing their work, inspirations, and invaluable advice for young artists, offering a unique opportunity to learn from experienced creatives.
Lesson Plans for Teachers
Introducing our new lesson plans, seamlessly infused with Cultivate's art magazines, to support educators in teaching Common Core Standards while nurturing literacy skills. These plans are designed to effortlessly integrate art-focused content into classroom instruction, encouraging critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving. Students of all ages explore the relevance of art in various topics. These flexible lesson plans empower teachers to personalize learning with engaging discussions, hands-on projects, and collaborative activities.
Resource Guides and Questions to Ask!
Discover our diverse collection of resource guides, specially designed to enhance your understanding and interpretation of art at ArtPrize. These guides offer valuable insights, including direct questions to ask artists, thought-provoking inquiries about the art, and a comprehensive learning experience about contemporary art at ArtPrize.
Whether you're an art enthusiast, a curious visitor, or an educator, our resource guides are here to accompany you on your art journey, making it an engaging and enriching experience.
Download them below, or pick them up at the ArtPrize Clubhouse!