Secondary Workshops (KS 2-5)

A self-portrait of Van Gogh wearing a green coat, a blue hat with a black trim, and a bandaged left ear. A Japanese print and an easel can be seen behind him.
Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890) , Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear (1889), The Courtauld, London (Samuel Courtauld Trust) © The Courtauld

Our workshops bring art history and The Courtauld Collection to life through lively discussion, the development of visual analysis skills and practical art activities delivered by specialist educators.

  • Delivered online into classrooms for the summer term
  • Cross-curricular – open to all subject areas
  • Minimum 10 students per session
  • Can accommodate multiple classes on the same day where possible
  • Advance booking is required (4 weeks)
  • Choice of four themes

Our Workshop themes

Art and Curating

These workshops explore the role of curator inviting students to work together and share imaginative responses to a range of artworks....

Art and Impressionism

The Courtauld has a unique collection of Impressionist paintings. Discover what was happening in Europe at the time that lead to this innovation in the creative arts...

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The Collection

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