What is TATA?

The Tasmanian Art Teachers' Association provides art education advice, information and assistance to members. TATA advocates for the Visual Art education sector in relation to policy and curriculum development to build social capital through quality art education.

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Tasmanian Art Teachers Association

Artwork by Piper Newman
(Grade 10 Riverside High School)

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TATA serves members who are specialist art teachers; educators who teach art; student art teachers and professionals engaged in art education.

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April 20th, 12:36 am

Tasmanian Art Teachers - TATA

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TATA Upcoming Events


Drawing Workshop with Jane Giblin
Professional Learning Opportunity

Join Jane Giblin and her model for three drawing workshops combining Life and Still Life; from surfaces to volumes in space.
- May 5th, 10am - 2.30pm, Launceston College
- May 19th, 10 am - 2.30pm, Elizabeth College

- June 23rd, 10am - 2.30pm, Hellyer College

Materials and model are supplied by TATA.
Member @ $10.00
Non - Members @ $45.00
Maximum of 15 participants so book in now, before you miss out!

Check out Jane's Drawing Resources on our Members page or become a TATA Member today.

The Tasmanian Young Artist Award:
Presented by the Rotary Club of Deloraine and the Tasmanian Craft Fair 2018

This award provides students in years 7-12 with the opportunity to promote their art as it reaches a wide audience. Selected artworks will be in the running to win a prize and be on show during the Tasmania Craft Fair 2nd - 5th November 2018.


Check out the Tasmanian Craft Fair website for more information: tascraftfair.com.au/awards/tasmanian-young-artist-awards
Or use these links:
Tasmania Young Artist Award flyer 2018

Professional Learning at MONA
+ Hadley's Art Prize RESOURCE
Art Teachers from all over Tasmania participated in the MONA Professional Learning event in March 2018.

Participants indulged in complex discussions about the current and future states of Arts Education in Tasmania and viewed exciting resources, such as: The Hadley's Art Prize Education Kit.

"Aligned with the Australian Curriculum, it has been developed by art education specialists in partnership with the Hadley’s Art Prize curator, and is endorsed by Art Education Australia, the peak national professional association that supports and promotes art education at all levels within Australia. Schools groups are encouraged to use the Education Kit and visit the finalists’ exhibition." - Hadley's Art Prize

Keep an eye out for more PL opportunities via our website and Facebook page.


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