The Center for Contemporary Art Virtual Summer Art Camp
Virtual Summer Art Camps - Summer 2020
The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster is offering weekly virtual summer art camps from June 22 – August 28, for children ages 5-15, in half-day sessions. Art Camps take place online via Zoom. Summer Art Camps allow children to develop important artistic techniques and learn about the principles of visual art, historical periods and well-known artists. All camps are led by professional, experienced, and creative teaching artists; provide a curriculum tailored to three individual age groups; and allow students to enjoy small class sizes with projects and themes which vary weekly. All art supplies are included in the price of tuition and will be provided weekly via curbside pickup.
In Morning Art Camps, young artists ages 5-8 and 9-11 will spend half of the morning engaged in fun and creative two-dimensional projects with painting, drawing, and mixed media, and the other half exploring three-dimensional projects including sculpture, mold-making, carving as well as other special subjects. Teens will explore a single medium in depth. Afternoon Art Camps provide artists ages 9-11 and teens the opportunity to explore a single medium in depth that varies by week including Graffiti, Cartooning, iPad Drawing & Painting, 3D Printing, Stop Motion Animation, Manga & Anime, Drawing from a Model, Chinese Brush Painting and much more. Afternoon Art Camps will not be offered for children ages 5-8 years old.
About The Center for Contemporary Art
The Center for Contemporary Art is a vibrant regional art center with studio art classes, a summer art camp, rotating exhibitions and community outreach programs.
Art classes for children and adults are offered in painting (oils, acrylic and watercolor), ceramics, pottery, drawing, pastels, photography and more. Exhibitions of contemporary art are presented in three galleries, as well as annual members’, international juried and youth art month exhibits. Outreach programs bring art experiences to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other special needs, at-risk youth, seniors, adults with disabilities and people affected by cancer.
A non-profit 501c3 organization, The Center for Contemporary Art (The Center) is driven by the desire to broaden, deepen and diversify participation among audiences; challenge and inspire students, teachers, artists, enthusiasts and members of the community through opportunity to study, experience and create the multiple languages of the visual arts; and create a culture of the highest standards and expectations for artistic exploration, interpretation and perception.
By harnessing the power of the visual arts, The Center enhances our community culture by weaving the benefits of artistic activity into the fabric of our daily lives. The Center is meant to be experienced and enjoyed by everyone and as such we welcome your participation.
To provide a vibrant, contemporary cultural center through arts education, exhibitions and community outreach that will inspire creativity and enhance people’s lives.