Engage with the Anthropocene exhibition to learn more about ideas expressed by artists, Edward Burtynsky, Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier, who use their art to communicate important environmental concerns. Students are encouraged to bring their own tablet or smartphone.
Curriculum Links: Visual art, Science, Canadian and World Studies in the art. (Recommended for grades 4-12)
Great art from the AGO Collection helps students learn how artists express themselves using their own unique visual language. Explore different time periods and genres in our African, European, Contemporary, Indigenous and Canadian Collections.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art, English, Canadian and World Studies
Exploring French Culture and Heritage Through Art
The history of French-speaking communities in Canada is brought to life in the visual record created by Québécois, Métis and European artists and their contributions to La Francophonie and the world. All School Programs at the AGO are offered in both French and English.
Curriculum Links: French, Visual Art, Social Studies, Language Arts
NEW! Decolonizing Canadian Art
Discover how Indigenous artists have creatively interpreted Canada’s diverse people and different regions. Learn about the concept of decolonization through art and conversation.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art, Social Studies, History, Language Arts
NEW! Brave/Strong/Fierce Women in the Arts
Look at and learn from the AGO Collection to see how women use art to interpret social issues and advocate for awareness about equality, gender and environmental concerns.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art, Global Education