Other Training

ARTrageous Staff Training!

Team Building Programs for Corporate and Non-profit Organizations tailored to meet the training needs of your organization.

Have fun while participating in activities that support team building, foster employee listening skills and strengthen communication between employees. Explore art-based games, looking strategies, and hands-on activities that engage participants to make connections to their work and personal lives. Artworks from the Museum’s collection are the basis of activities designed to foster creative thinking, problem solving, and interpersonal skills. Contact Maura O'Shea, Coordinator of Adult and Student Tours and Teacher Programs, at 860-229-0257, ext. 235 or at [email protected], attention: Training Programs, for more information.

Medicine & Art Program

The program aims to develop observational skills and is intended for medical students, medical professionals, social workers and other professionals who would benefit from improving observational and visual literacy skills to enhance utilization of visual evidence in clinical settings. This program emphasizes visual analysis and observation-based learning. Trainees will learn techniques necessary for conducting a deep analysis of a work of art with a student group. The program aims to develop patient assessment skills while developing participants’ ability to use fine art enjoyment as a stress- reliever during medical careers. Contact Maura O'Shea, Coordinator of Adult and Student Tours and Teacher Programs, at 860-229-0257, ext. 235 or at osheam[email protected], attention: Training Programs, for more information.