Charles H. Taylor Arts Center

The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center showcases artists from throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and from the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as up and coming artists and their teachers in all media. The Armstrong Galleries comprise the original parts of the more than 80 year old building. The Chapman Gallery is named in honor of Harold and Elizabeth Chapman who were leading influences on the artistic and cultural life of the Peninsula. The second floor of the Arts Center holds studio space for year round classes.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 10AM-6PM, Weekends 1PM-5PM.

School

Groups can connect with art and artists of our time at The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center. Groups will explore creativity through the art center’s juried, group, and solo exhibitions which feature the works of local and emerging artists such as Charlotte Potter and Mark Miltz. Educational programs at the arts center involve oil painting, mixed media, calligraphy, and more. College students will enjoy the Figure Drawing Workshop where they will learn the basic skills for drawing still life.

supports classroom learning in:
Art.

topics covered:
Art, American Art, Contemporary Art, Heritage, Drawing, Painting.

contact info
Phone: 757-727-1490
Email: hamptonarts@hampton.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Free Title I or Financial Support: No.

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.

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Charles H. Taylor Arts Center

The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center showcases artists from throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and from the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as up and coming artists and their teachers in all media. The Armstrong Galleries comprise the original parts of the more than 80 year old building. The Chapman Gallery is named in honor of Harold and Elizabeth Chapman who were leading influences on the artistic and cultural life of the Peninsula. The second floor of the Arts Center holds studio space for year round classes.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 10AM-6PM, Weekends 1PM-5PM.

Scouts

Groups can connect with art and artists of our time at The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center. Groups will explore creativity through the art center’s juried, group, and solo exhibitions which feature the works of local and emerging artists such as Charlotte Potter and Mark Miltz. Educational programs at the arts center involve oil painting, mixed media, calligraphy, and more.

supports scout badges in:
Art.

topics covered:
Art, American Art, Contemporary Art, Heritage, Drawing, Painting.

contact info
Phone: 757-727-1490
Email: hamptonarts@hampton.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Free Title I or Financial Support: No.

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>>

Charles H. Taylor Arts Center

The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center showcases artists from throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and from the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as up and coming artists and their teachers in all media. The Armstrong Galleries comprise the original parts of the more than 80 year old building. The Chapman Gallery is named in honor of Harold and Elizabeth Chapman who were leading influences on the artistic and cultural life of the Peninsula. The second floor of the Arts Center holds studio space for year round classes.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 10AM-6PM, Weekends 1PM-5PM.

Camp

Groups can connect with art and artists of our time at The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center. Groups will explore creativity through the art center’s juried, group, and solo exhibitions which feature the works of local and emerging artists such as Charlotte Potter and Mark Miltz. Educational programs at the arts center involve oil painting, mixed media, calligraphy, and more.

topics covered:
Art, American Art, Contemporary Art, Heritage, Drawing, Painting.

contact info
Phone: 757-727-1490
Email: hamptonarts@hampton.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Free Title I or Financial Support: No.

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>>

Charles H. Taylor Arts Center

The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center showcases artists from throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and from the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as up and coming artists and their teachers in all media. The Armstrong Galleries comprise the original parts of the more than 80 year old building. The Chapman Gallery is named in honor of Harold and Elizabeth Chapman who were leading influences on the artistic and cultural life of the Peninsula. The second floor of the Arts Center holds studio space for year round classes.

contact info

Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 10AM-6PM, Weekends 1PM-5PM.

Homeschool

Groups can connect with art and artists of our time at The Charles H. Taylor Arts Center. Groups will explore creativity through the art center’s juried, group, and solo exhibitions which feature the works of local and emerging artists such as Charlotte Potter and Mark Miltz. Educational programs at the arts center involve oil painting, mixed media, calligraphy, and more. College students will enjoy the Figure Drawing Workshop where they will learn the basic skills for drawing still life.

supports classroom learning in:
Art.

topics covered:
Art, American Art, Contemporary Art, Heritage, Drawing, Painting.

contact info
Phone: 757-727-1490
Email: hamptonarts@hampton.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Free Title I or Financial Support: No.

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>>

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