Children & families

Varied programme offers children and their parents a possibility to explore the rich world of modern and contemporary art all year round. Children workshops every other Saturday, story-telling hours, family workshops, detective games, children art day and traditional exhibition of children art connect children and families with the events and programme of UGM.

Information:
Brigita Strnad, senior curator
T: 02/229 46 97
E:  brigita.strnadping@ugmpong.si

CREATIVE SUMMER AT UGM
5 July–30 August 2016
UGM, Strossmayerjeva 6 and UGM Studio, Trg Leona Štuklja 2
held by: Brigita Strnad, UGM curator and Enea Bronja Gajšek, UGM educator and students

This year’s Creative Summer at UGM will offer children a high-quality educational content as well as a lot of fun and also will  provide an opportunity to learn contemporary visual art techniques based on exhibition Earth is Flat.
Those practical workshops will be a distinctive feature of this year's summer Tuesdays at UGM.
We are going to get a close look at different paint techniques and experience with them to design our own way of expression at UGM Studio.
Tuesdays workshops will be dedicated to active and creative learning children through playing and painting with the main aim to get own understanding of painting works with modelling their own art expression filled with joy and positive attitude toward art. The workshop is appropriate for children over 4 years of age.
The price for one Tuesday workshop: 3,50 €, for 5 workshops: 12 €. 
Price includes professional guiding, material and snack.

SATURDAY WORKSHOP


Young visitors between age of 4 and 11 can spend two Saturdays a month exploring art, playing games and being creative. Saturday creative sessions (about 20 a year) offer an exciting exploration of visual arts and encourage children's creativity. The workshops are led by the curators, art students and artists and are suitable for different age groups.
Admission: 2,50 €, free entry / 1 €, free entry (Young friends of UGM)
Age groups: 4+
Time: 10:00−11:30
Location: Maribor Art Gallery, Strossmayerjeva ulica 6
Information: Brigita Strnad, senior curator
Dates for 2016/2017: 17. 9., 24. 10, 22.10., 12.11., 26.11., 3.12., 17.12., 7.1., 21.1., 4.2., 18.2., 4.3., 18.3., 8.4., 22.4., 13.5., 27.5., 10.6., 17.6.
T: 02/229 46 97
E:  brigita.strnadping@ugmpong.si
current programme 

EXHIBITION OF CHILDREN'S ART WORKS
17-24 June 2017
Info: Brigita Strnad, senior curator
T: 02/229 46 97
E: brigita.strnadping@ugmpong.si
current programme

YOUNG FRIENDS UGM

Children of the age between 4 and 11 who wish to attend creative workshops regularly and explore the world of art are invited to become Young friends of UGM. The Young friends of UGM membership brings many benefits:
- Saturday children workshops only for 1 €, 
- free entry to the gallery (including accompanying adult/s) throughout the year and
- 30% discount for UGM publications/merchandising and selected programme.
Saturday creative sessions take place twice a month from September to June and are suitable for different age groups. They are led by the curators, art students and artists.

A
nnual membership:
first child in the family: 8 €
second child in the family: 4 €
third child: free of charge!
Age groups: 4+
Time: 10:00−11:30
Location: Maribor Art Gallery, Strossmayerjeva ulica 6
Dates for 2016/2017:
Information: Brigita Strnad, senior curator
T: 02/229 46 97
E: brigita.strnadping@ugmpong.si
current programme

FAMILY WORKSHOPS

The programme encourages exploration of art and creative expression of children and parents equally. Different activities (family workshops, workshops with grandparents, guided tour with cycling for families etc.) are led by the curator educator, students of art and guest artists and are appropriate for children of different age groups.
Information: Brigita Strnad, senior curator
T: 02/229 46 97
E: brigita.strnadping@ugmpong.si
current programme

UGM DURING SCHOOL YEAR  2016/2017
Maribor Art Gallery, Strossmayerjeva ul. 6

Maribor Art Gallery offers visitors works of modern and contemporary art including art works inside international art field. Very young visitors can experience art works at different age levels and those experiences are suitable for different needs of groups. Through playful way, games, artistic expression and a dialogue with peers and adults they analyze and solve different learning problems with special point on enriching their vocabulary.

GUIDING TOURS FOR SCHOOLS
from 9.00 in 18.00.

FIRST TIME IN GALLERY / Programme is suitable for children till the age of 3.
duration: 20-30 min / free of charge / suitable for the first age group from kindergarten. 

GUIDING TOUR
/ On guiding tour young visitors enrich their knowledge about exhibition on deep level and in a creative way with UGM educator they develop a dialogue with art works. 
duration: 45-60 min / price: 2,20 € / suitable for all age groups.

GUIDING TOUR + WORKSHOP
/ Guiding tour includes learning through play, with special point on observing, understanding and experiencing art with wide range of didactic exercises. 
duration: 60-90 min / price: 2,50 € / suitable for all age groups

GUIDING TOUR + WORKSHEET
/ Through learning exercises on worksheet are pupils and students led through guiding tour of the exhibition and are encouraged to an individual approach at specific theme.  
duration: 60-90 min / price: 2,50 € /  suitable for groups on the second and third level and high school groups. 

GUIDING TOUR + FAMILY WOKSHOP / Activies are encouraging children for creative socializing through direct connection with art works and through collaboration with their parents and grandparents.
duration: 60 min / price: 3,50 € for one family / suitable for kindergarten groups and groups from the first level of primary school.

DAY OF CULTURE
Groups of primary shool: children have an opportunity to spend a day of culture at UGM! Our programme includes guided tours with worksheets and  workshop. Children are encouraged to observe art works and the tasks are directing them towards active observation including independent work.
Admission per person: 3,50 € / free entry  
Age group: 10−14
Duration: 120−180 minutes
Bookings: Brigita Strnad, senior curator
T: +386 (0)2 22 94 697
E: brigita.strnadping@ugmpong.si
minimum three weeks in advance from Monday−Sunday

EDUCATION PROGRAMME FOR TEACHERS AND OTHER SCHOOL WORKERS
On guiding tour participants can experience a wide range of modern and contemporary art works including their education potentials. 
duration: 180 min 

GUIDING TOUR OF MARIBOR PUBLIC SCULPTURE FOR THE GROUPS FROM SCHOOLS AND OTHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS 
duration: 60 min /price 2,20 € /  suitable for all age groups

GUIDING TOUR WITH WORK SHEET about MARIBOR PUBLIC SCULPTURE
/ including solving learning problems on work sheets to encourage an individual approach 
duration: 90 min / price: 2,50 € / suitable for groups of the 2 and 3 age level and high school students

GALLERY ON VISIT
 / programme includes all the groups for people with special needs. UGM educators visit them in schools and other specila institutions and hospitals. With didactical games and artistic expression the are encouraged to experience with art works.
duration: after arrangement / free of charge /suitable for all age groups 
informations and group announcement: Brigita Strnad, senior curator, brigita.strnad@ugm.si, T 02 229 46 97.

Art Gallery Maribor
SI – Strossmayerjeva 6, 2000 Maribor
T 02 / 229 58 60 
F 02 / 252 77 84
info@ugm.si, www.ugm.si  

UGM Studio
SI – Trg Leona Štuklja 2, 2000 Maribor
T 02 / 229 58 60 
F 02 / 252 77 84
info@ugm.si, www.ugm.si