March 24, 2014

A Study on "the Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living"

After a whirlwind, week-long tour of Damien Hirst's most famous artistic endeavors, 
we concluded with the art world's favorite tiger shark. Is it art?

Pre-K at Settlement Music School, Germantown Branch
March 2014

March 21, 2014

"Love Letters" at PAFA

"Love Letters" based on the murals of ESPO and the Mural Arts Program 
presented in conjunction with the Beyond the Paint exhibition
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Sunday Family Arts Academy
February 2014

March 16, 2014


"Beautiful Beaded Braids and Icy Pinecone Swirly Painting"
by Christina

"Pretty Sparkle-Splat Castle Painting"
by Olivia

students at Settlement Music School, Germantown Branch created these paintings after studying the wildly named Spin Paintings of Damien Hirst
March 2014

March 11, 2014

Mondrian collages

"Vampire Mode" by Aliyah

"Sleepin' Beauty" by Amina

"Little Girls That's Good" by Amiyah

pre-K students at Settlement Music School created these Mondrian inspired collages
March 2014

March 3, 2014

Massai collars

modern, multi-media versions of traditional Massai collars
using the same symbolic colors favored by Southeast African artisans
February 2014


pre-K photographers at Settlement Music School stepped behind the camera and took pictures of each other modeling their completed Massai collars, made to be worn in their annual African American Celebration
February 2014