San Antonio Museum or Art

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Contemporary Art: Methods, Materials, Motivations

What do drums, Day-Glo paint, steel, chalk and television have in common? Find out as you investigate how contemporary artists use surprising new materials and methods to create art. This tour meets many Math, Science and Fine Art 3-12 TEKS, and is ideal for Math, Physical Science and Art 3-12 curricula.

This tour theme will not be available between January 5 and March 19, 2016 due to the reinstallation of the Museum’s contemporary art collection.

  • Guided tours are 50 minutes long.
  • Two week's advance reservation is required.
  • The Museum can accommodate 30-60 students per time slot. Special accommodations will be made for larger groups.
  • At least 1 chaperone is required per 10 students. Chaperone must be 18 years or older.
  • Students, teachers, and chaperones will be admitted to the Museum for free. Admission fees for special exhibitions may apply.
  • Space may be reserved for students to eat their bag lunches.
  • If you need to cancel your tour reservation, please notify the Tour Scheduler at (210) 978-8138. If you are running late on your tour day, please notify the Museum’s front desk at (210) 978-8100.
  • Ask about our bilingual tour guides.
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