Mira Burack, Sun (Son), 2019, photo by Eric Swanson


516 ARTS offers free educational programs in dialogue with our mission and core values:

Inquiry: Offering programs that focus on communication, inspiring curiosity, dialogue, and creative experimentation for learning through art experiences.

Diversity: Presenting artists and art practices from a variety of backgrounds to the diverse audiences and learning communities in our region.

Collaboration: Through collaboration with various organizations, institutions, and individuals, we aim to create meaningful opportunities for learning and engagement.

Accessibility: We want everyone to have access to the transformative power of art.

Educational resources and opportunities include:

Exhibition tours for students, teachers and community groups

Educational materials for teachers to use in the museum and in the classroom for both K-12 and college

We offer volunteer opportunities and internship program. For more information, check here.

A rich calendar of educational workshops, lectures, public forums and other events

Join our teacher mailing list to receive information about upcoming programs.