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Homago, Connected Learning, and Teen After School Programming

Homago, Connected Learning, and Teen After School Programming

If you’ve attended CMA on a Thursday night, chances are you’ve noticed teenage visitors in the Center for Creativity playing Xbox, creating sculptures, composing songs, or even hanging out with friends. The CMA Teen Open Studio is a part of Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Musings from the Center for Creativity
Surge Columbus Ignite For Teens

Surge Columbus Ignite For Teens

We had tons of new teens in our space making beats in the sound booth, creating stencil art, and participating in button-making during last week’s Surge Columbus Ignite event. We met some truly inspiring teens and their families who are Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens
Project Pivot Teens at Roy G. Biv Gallery

Project Pivot Teens at Roy G. Biv Gallery

If you were one of the more than 500 visitors to this month’s Gallery Hop in the Short North, you might have been stopped by a strange traveler outside of the ROY G BIV Gallery, and beckoned onwards to explore Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Musings from the Center for Creativity
Art Lab Teens and Social Sundays

Art Lab Teens and Social Sundays

Art Lab’s most recent Social Sunday was a fun and engaging learning experience for both our teen interns and Museum visitors. Art Lab teens drew inspiration from artists who work with unconventional materials to create engaging artwork.  The teens specifically Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens
Art Lab, Project Pivot, and Teens at CMA

Art Lab, Project Pivot, and Teens at CMA

If you happened to be in the museum on Wednesdays recently, you may have noticed the surplus of high-school-aged youth engaging in various activities. Project Pivot, the 4-year partnership with the Arts and College Preparatory Academy (artcollegeprep.org), is a high Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Musings from the Center for Creativity
By Teens for Teens

By Teens for Teens

“Teens need a program that will make them believe that something is possible for them.” Dyshawn – CMA Art Lab Teen Intern You may have seen one of CMAʼs 15 member strong Art Lab Teen Collective (ALT-C) in the halls Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Day to Day
Art Lab Teens Take Over CMA

Art Lab Teens Take Over CMA

Thirteen teens set out to change the way you experience the Columbus Museum of Art. Art Lab is a teen internship program at the Columbus Museum of Art. Our interns from The Arts and College Preparatory Academy, Focus Learning Academy, Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Musings from the Center for Creativity
Teens, Photography, & Columbus

Teens, Photography, & Columbus

Utilizing the power of photography to engage teens in socially relevant conversations, the Columbus Museum of Art’s Columbus In Focus program invites students from two Columbus City high schools, Linden McKinley and Marion Franklin, to examine the rich history of Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Day to Day, Musings from the Center for Creativity