Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center

Study modern art and its international context, and explore the setting in which famed artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner created many of their artistic works. Established to promote scholarship in 20th century American art, the Study Center’s 2,000 volume art reference library focuses on modern American art and its international context, with special attention to the world-renowned eastern Long Island artists’ community. Groups can tour the center’s House & Studio, a National Historic Landmark, to learn how Pollock and Krasner invented new ways of painting, as well as the history of eastern Long Island’s artist community.

contact info

Hrs: Thurs.-Sat. 1PM-5PM.

School

At the Pollock-Krasner House, students visit the art studios of Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner, two of America’s foremost abstract painters. The creative process is vividly illustrated in the barn studio, where the floor is covered with the colorful remnants of Pollock’s most famous poured paintings, and the walls show traces of Krasner’s exuberant gestures. Classes also tour their house, see videos of Pollock at work, and can opt to make their own action paintings.

supports classroom learning in:
Art, Social Studies.

topics covered:
Local history, museum studies, learning from primary sources, visual literacy, art history, social-emotional learning.

contact info
Name: Joyce Raimondo
Phone: 631-324-4929
Email: joyce@imaginearted.com

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 25 max. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Outreach (available on a limited basis). Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Picnic area available, Indoor seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center

Study modern art and its international context, and explore the setting in which famed artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner created many of their artistic works. Established to promote scholarship in 20th century American art, the Study Center’s 2,000 volume art reference library focuses on modern American art and its international context, with special attention to the world-renowned eastern Long Island artists’ community. Groups can tour the center’s House & Studio, a National Historic Landmark, to learn how Pollock and Krasner invented new ways of painting, as well as the history of eastern Long Island’s artist community.

contact info

Hrs: Thurs.-Sat. 1PM-5PM.

Scouts

Scout groups may tour the House & Studio and observe the actual furnishings, tools and materials that defined the creative lives of Pollock and Krasner. Supplemental classroom kits and preparatory materials, including a free bilingual Spanish/English study guide, are available for self-guided and guided tours.

supports scout badges in:
Art, Social Studies.

topics covered:
Local history, museum studies, learning from primary sources, visual literacy, art history, social-emotional learning.

contact info
Name: Joyce Raimondo
Phone: 631-324-4929
Email: joyce@imaginearted.com

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 25 mx. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Picnic area available, Indoor seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center

Study modern art and its international context, and explore the setting in which famed artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner created many of their artistic works. Established to promote scholarship in 20th century American art, the Study Center’s 2,000 volume art reference library focuses on modern American art and its international context, with special attention to the world-renowned eastern Long Island artists’ community. Groups can tour the center’s House & Studio, a National Historic Landmark, to learn how Pollock and Krasner invented new ways of painting, as well as the history of eastern Long Island’s artist community.

contact info

Hrs: Thurs.-Sat. 1PM-5PM.

Camp

Summer camp groups may tour the House & Studio and observe the actual furnishings, tools and materials that defined the creative lives of Pollock and Krasner. Supplemental classroom kits and preparatory materials, including a free bilingual Spanish/English study guide, are available for self-guided and guided tours.

topics covered:
Local history, museum studies, learning from primary sources, visual literacy, art history, social-emotional learning.

contact info
Name: Joyce Raimondo
Phone: 631-324-4929
Email: joyce@imaginearted.com

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 25 max. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Picnic area available, Indoor seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center

Study modern art and its international context, and explore the setting in which famed artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner created many of their artistic works. Established to promote scholarship in 20th century American art, the Study Center’s 2,000 volume art reference library focuses on modern American art and its international context, with special attention to the world-renowned eastern Long Island artists’ community. Groups can tour the center’s House & Studio, a National Historic Landmark, to learn how Pollock and Krasner invented new ways of painting, as well as the history of eastern Long Island’s artist community.

contact info

Hrs: Thurs.-Sat. 1PM-5PM.

Homeschool

At the Pollock-Krasner House, students visit the art studios of Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner, two of America’s foremost abstract painters. The creative process is vividly illustrated in the barn studio, where the floor is covered with the colorful remnants of Pollock’s most famous poured paintings, and the walls show traces of Krasner’s exuberant gestures. Classes also tour their house, see videos of Pollock at work, and can opt to make their own action paintings.

supports classroom learning in:
Art, Social Studies.

topics covered:
Local history, museum studies, learning from primary sources, visual literacy, art history, social-emotional learning.

contact info
Name: Joyce Raimondo
Phone: 631-324-4929
Email: joyce@imaginearted.com

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: 25 max. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Outreach (available on a limited basis). Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Phone, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Picnic area available, Indoor seating. Cost: Fee Accessible To: PD, LD, ASD.

Art Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

– Vincent Van Gogh created over 2,000 works during his lifetime. However, he was only ever able to sell one of his paintings while he was alive.

– Leonardo Da Vinci was left-handed. He took notes from right-to-left instead of the English language standard left-to-right.

– Pablo Picasso was arrested and questioned regarding the theft of Mona Lisa in 1911. He was released without being charged.

– In late 1961, Henri Matisse’s painting “Le Bateau” was hung upside down at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for 46 days before anyone noticed.

View Lesson Plan>>

e-newsletter

Sign up and receive information on discounts and grants for field trips in your area.

We’ve moved from ClassTrips.com and CampDirectorsResources.com

Welcome to our new site

FieldTripDirectory.com