VISUAL THINKING STUDIOS

Upcoming Events

VTS offers different training events for different purposes. Whether you are looking to develop your VTS facilitation skills, prepare yourself to implement an entire school professional development program, or are just curious about VTS and would like to see it in action, there is an event that suits your needs.  Our training page offers detailed descriptions of each kind of VTS event.

Training events are open to teachers, museum educators and other professionals interested in learning how to facilitate VTS discussions, becoming a Qualified VTS Trainer, or simply looking to enrich or extend their VTS skills.  Event space is limited and advanced registration is required.

If you aren't sure which event would be best for you, please email us.

BOOK EVENTS

VTS Co-Founding Director, Philip Yenawine's new book is now available for purchase. See where he will be next!

TRAININGS AND EVENTS 

REGISTER NOW for Practicums and Advanced Practicums! There will be price increases starting September 1, 2014. Register early and SAVE!

  • July 23-26, 2014 
    VTS Summer Institute -- Kansas City, MO
    The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
    Click here for more information and to register!

  • August 8-9, 2014
    VTS Practicum -- Seattle, WA
    The Frye Museum
    Click here to register.

  • September 11-12, 2014
    VTS Practicum -- Brooklyn, NY
    The Brooklyn Museum
    Click here to register. 
  • September 18-19, 2014
    VTS Practicum -- San Francisco, CA
    The de Young Museum
    Click here to register.

  • October 8-11, 2014
    VTS Advanced Practicum -- Portland, OR
    Portland Art Museum
    Click here to apply.

  • October 24-25, 2014
    VTS Practicum -- Boston, MA
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    Click here to register.

  • March 20-21, 2015
    VTS Practicum -- Detroit, MI
    Detroit Institute of Art Museum (DIA)
    Click here to register.
  • FORUM ROUNDTABLES

    No roundtables are scheduled as of now.  Check back soon for updated calendar.

    FORUM SERIES

    No forum series are scheduled as of now.  Check back soon for updated calendar.

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    Training Event Fees:

    • Practicum: $245
      ($350 starting September 1, 2014)
    • Advanced Practicum: $500
      ($600 starting September 1, 2014)
    • Summer Institute: $575
      REGISTER NOW for Practicums and Advanced Practicums! There will be price increases starting September 1, 2014.  Register early and SAVE!

    Fees do not include travel, hotel, meals or local transportation.