Teacher's Newsletter

Future Exhibition

Teacher's Tour

Come along on Thursday 20 January 2011 from 5-6pm and learn about our new exhibition of work by Gerard Byrne, exploring the myth of the Loch Ness Monster.


There will be a tour of the exhibition and information on cross-curricular opportunities. Refreshments will be provided.


Download the Exhibition Resource Pack / Email us to RSVP.

Towards a Gestalt Image - Loch Ness & Fact. Image courtesy the artist.

Updated Forward Planning Document

2011 Exhibitions

Get the most out of your visit by downloading our Forward Planning Document.


For  teachers and educators in schools, colleges and universities, it offers an overview of our exhibitions programme throughout 2011, with key themes and suggestions for further research.


Download your copy

Project Space

Host an Exhibition at MK Gallery

We welcome proposals from schools and colleges, interested in presenting an exhibition in our new Project Space.


It could be a body of work produced by pupils in the classroom, or the result of a project in response to our exhibitions programme.


Find out more / Download our Guidelines for Proposals

Outside the Classroom

21 - 25 February: Half-term activities

Keep an eye on our website for information.


26 February: Family Day /  12noon - 3pm / Free

Bring all the family along for an afternoon of activities, music, arts and crafts, all inspired by our forthcoming exhibition.


Every Saturday during exhibitions: Art Trolley / 11am - 1pm / Free

Drop in and enjoy our free art sessions for families.

Have You Got a School PTA?

We are keen to link up with active and creative school PTA's, to see how we might be able to support their arts activities.


Email Victoria Mayes, Informal Learning Manager at MK Gallery, to see how we might be able to work together.

Explore Our New Website

Offering a wide range of resources for teachers and a substantial archive of past exhibitions and events for general interest or student research.


Go online now / www.mkgallery.org


What do you think of our new website? Email your comments


School Assembly Talks

Looking for someone to host your next school assembly?


Book a visit from one of our Learning Team, to talk with pupils about the Gallery, our forthcoming events and exhibitions. Limited availability until Easter.


Email us / Call 01908 558 305 to arrange a visit

MK Gallery Library

Here at MK Gallery we have a growing collection of over 1000 books on 20th and 21st Century art. 


Available by appointment on 01908 676 900.


Search our Library Catalogue online

Plan Your Visit

We welcome all schools and colleges to the gallery. We offer free introductory talks for all Key Stages, and further art activities can be arranged. Alternatively you are welcome to visit the gallery independently.


To get the most out of your visit, we strongly recommend that you book in advance. Call us on 01908 676 900 or email us to arrange your visit.


Plan your visit


Arts News

Other opportunities in the South-East


GE, a London 2012 sponsor, is running a new programme, ‘Design My Break’.


Through the programme secondary school, students are encouraged to design their perfect midday break, to help students get active, feel good and eat well. There is also the opportunity to get your hands on tickets to the Games and some cash to bring your ideas to life!


Find out more


900 Midsummer Blvd
Milton Keynes MK9 3QA
T +44 (0)1908 676 900

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