For Students

SAM Scholars

Designed specifically for art interested students in Years 10 & 11, this program draws on the expertise of SAM staff as well as visiting artists to further develop skills and knowledge in art making, materials and techniques, as well its histories and ideas. This program is perfect for students wanting to extend their learning to prepare themselves for final year Art and Studio Art VCE Studies.

Workshops and Activities for Students & Schools:

Let’s Talk: Art: VCE Analytical Frameworks

Students will discuss and be guided through the use of the VCE Art Analytical Frameworks in response to key artworks in the SAM Collection and exhibition program.  

Let’s Talk: Visual Language

Using the SAM Collection, students will build their art specific vocabulary through the analysis and discussion of highlighted artworks

Let’s Create: Ceramic Handbuilding

Designed in collaboration with the classroom teacher, students will create a small ceramic piece that will use traditional handbuilding techniques. $5 per student (inclusive of materials and firing).

For further information on any of the above or school bookings please contact SAM on (03) 5832 9520 or email:


SAM Education Lab 
31 Mar 2018 - 13 May 2018