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The Greenwich Village School PS 41
At PS 41, the arts are valued for contributing to the creativity of the school, and integrated into all curriculum areas. Second grade art and social studies classes study the history of New York by using neighborhood resources like the waterfront, the High Line, and the Whitney Museum. Recent programs include Guided Visits and multi-part projects in the classroom and at the Museum.
Partnership Highlights 2017
Whitney educator in the classroom with students, May 2017. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Students pose with their artwork, February 2017. Photograph by Dina Helal
Exhibiting artist Jenny Perlin works with students at the Museum, February 2017. Photograph by Dina Helal
Students making a collaborative print at Whitney Art Camp, February 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Student putting the finishing touches on her work in the Hearst Artspace, February 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Students work on sculptures inspired by the works on view, February 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Artist Lize Mogel talks to students about mapping, 2015. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Students work on their mapping project, 2015. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Students’ completed map, 2015. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Third graders from PS 41 participated in our Community Art Project with artist Lize Mogel. Inspired by black-and-white photographs of the buildings and parks around their school, students made maps that included drawings and three-dimensional representations of their favorite food spots and restaurants.