Teen Workshops

Teen Workshops (ages 13-19)

Look. Relate. Create. Teen Workshops at the DMA connect teens with the Museum through art making and discussion. Join us as we take a closer look at works in the collection and create original works of art using advanced techniques in the Tech Lab.

Teen Workshops require pre-registration. For more information, e-mail Jessica Thompson at jthompson@DMA.org or call 214-922-1822. 

Click here for links to images from previous workshops.

Teen educational programs at the DMA are sponsored by An Affair of the Art.

Upcoming Teen Workshops

Format: 2/8/16

Teen Workshop: Action Painting with Sherry Abbasi

Saturday, February 27, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Join guest artist and educator Sherry Abbasi to explore the unique painting process of Jackson Pollock. After an interactive brainstorm in the exhibition Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots, create a collaborative drip mural that will be put on display in the Center for Creative Connections. Ages 13-19; no experience is necessary, and all materials are provided.


Teen Workshop: Toy Making

Saturday, March 26, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

From ancient automatons to modern holograms, technology has been used by artists for centuries to create ingenious devices. In this workshop, be inspired by the way artists tinkered their way into new discoveries, and design a moving toy of your own. Ages 13-19; no experience necessary, and all materials provided.

When the workshop is filled, e-mail jthompson@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.