Field Trip: Historical Architecture (Grades 6-12)
Students are invited to learn about historical buildings around Atlanta and how they impact modern architecture today. Then they will design and create their own 3D model using white mat board and cardboard - two materials architects around the world use for designing and building models.
Learn about 3D model making
Observe the relationship between traditional craft and digital design
Learn about historical buildings around Atlanta
Use model making tools and materials
Learn about how model making or 3D sketching help in the ideation process
Experience first hand how models extend our understanding of how architecture and materials can shape our world
VA6.CR.2c; VA6.CR.3a,b,c; VA6.CN.2a
9th - 12th Grade: 50.04310; 50.04320; Applied Design II; 50.04330 Applied Design III; HSAD.CR.1;
50.04340 Applied Design IV
Duration: 1.5 hours
Price: $15 per student and participating chaperone / non participating chaperones are free
Registrations that are cancelled 2 weeks prior to the workshop, class or school program will result in a refund of 50%. No refunds will be available for cancellations less than 2 weeks prior to the date of the workshop, class or school program.
Group size: 30 max
Times: 10-11:30am or 10:30-12noon
Parking: MODA does not have a reserved parking area. Buses are able to park on 16th Street NE, between the High Museum of Art and First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. Please note that parking is on a first come, first serve basis. For smaller groups, with passenger vehicles, parking is available along Peachtree St. NE and in the Lanier Parking Deck located at 1337 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30308.