Educational activities

The University Art Collection provides Wayne State University Art, Art History and Arts Administration students direct experience in research, writing and career development opportunities in collections management through the curation of online exhibitions and the development of educational activities using works from the permanent collection

Educational Activities PDFs lnked below are intended for youth and are meant to be downloaded and printed.


Collage Making Inspired by Romare Bearden (developed by Shelley Brinkley, undergrad, 2020, in conjunction with her curated online exhibiton Constructing Identity)

Coloring Pages: The Story of Detroit's History as Told Through Architecture at Wayne State University



Nancy Pletos: Challenging the Narrative (developed by Jenna Karam, undergrad, 2020, in conjunction with her curated online exhibition Nancy Pletos: Challenging the Narrative)


Educational Activity: Shocking Imagery


Educational Activity: Implicit Bias