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Explore learning resources created by and for the teachers, youth, families, and other members of our MCA Learning Community.

Tour Videos

Tour Videos

Look closely at artworks and explore themes of MCA exhibitions with these videos.

Families

Families

Activities for family members of all ages

Animal Mashups

Two mossy stone figures with human legs and fish torsos sit leaning against each other on a mossy stone by the seashore. On the horizon the shape of a double-masted sailing vessel made out of water rises out of the sea and cuts into the blue, cloud-filled sky.

Draw your own surreal creature using your imagination, whatever drawing supplies you have on hand, and the roll of a die.

Educators

Educators

Youth

Youth

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This resource reimagines gallery activities and exercises used in our Multiple Visit Program to help students practice speaking, listening, observing, and questioning skills at home.

The Frame, Your Body, Residue

A large and neat stack of white paper with a black border sits on a concrete floor.

Consider three artworks in Duro Olowu: Seeing Chicago through activities created by teaching artist Joelle Mercedes.

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People making a structure with tape and long beams of wood
Teachers designed a communal space for learning with artist Faheem Majeed during a Teacher Institute
Photo: Gillian Fry, © MCA Chicago