For each exhibition, the Biennale produces a range of education content and resources to help unpack the themes, artists and processes behind the exhibition. Resources include content for students and educators.
2014 Exhibition resources: online
Secondary Education Kit
We’ve released the second edition of our Secondary Education Kit. This edition includes packages for Carriageworks and Artspace.
Focusing on a specific venue? Download the individual packages instead:
We recommend making sure you also grab the introduction section, which includes information about different biennales around the world and the curatorial theme for the 19th Biennale of Sydney.
Primary Education Kit
The Primary Education Kit is a cross-disciplinary resource presenting a range of integrated learning topics using Biennale artist case studies. The kit allows Stage 2 and 3 students to learn about History, English, Science and Maths, consolidated with practical visual arts activities.
ABC Splash Interviews and Resources about the 19th Biennale
Rosie and Lily, two primary school students, teamed up with ABC Splash to interview 19th Biennale artists about the exhibition, and the technique of collage. Check out their video interviews, and accompanying activities online at splash.abc.net.au.
About ABC Splash
ABC Splash brings you cutting edge games, virtual worlds and immersive digital experiences. All of their exciting educational resources are linked to the Australian Curriculum, so check them out in the classroom or at home.
2014 Exhibition resources: in venue
Printed copies of the Student Newspaper (Years 7–12) and the Cockatoo Island Kids Trail (for children aged 5–12) are available at Biennale venues during the exhibition.
The Student Newspaper provides insights into selected artist practices, offering various levels of engagement and a range of activities.
The Kids Trail investigates key artists, artworks and themes in the exhibition, with images, illustrations, questions and activities.