Human and Animal Forms at MOA
Saturday, June 9, 2012 from 11:00am - 4:00pm
Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia
6393 N.W. Marine Drive, Vancouver BC
FREE with Museum Admission ($14.50-$16.75)
Explore the way in which human and animal forms are depicted in various works of Northwest Coast Aboriginal art, and create your own unique drawings inspired by their distinct use of line, colour and form. Led by art educator Damara Jacobs-Morris, participants will have the opportunity to handle and discuss objects from the museum collection and partake in various drawing activities in this come-and-go workshop. Experience MOA's awe-inspiring collection in a whole new way!
The Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia is world-renowned for its collections, research, teaching, public programs, and community connections. It is one of Canada's foremost museums, known for its Northwest Coast collections and collaborative approach to working with First Nations and other cultural communities. It has just completed a major expansion and renewal project—there's always something new to experience at MOA!
Museum Admission: Adult $16.75, Students & Seniors 65+ $14.50, Children under 6 FREE, Family $44.75. MOA members UBC staff, students, & faculty FREE.
(Prices include HST)