Learn with Experts

We regularly invite artists and scholars to speak alongside featured works of art, and we share videos of many conversations afterwards. We also offer workshops and courses with expert teaching artists, providing opportunities for everyone to explore creative practices.


Hear from distinguished guests and distinctive voices. Each year we invite artists and scholars to speak alongside works of art in our and collection and special exhibitions.  

Modern and Contemporary art curator, Michael Rooks talks with artist, Julie Mehretu.

Art Making

The High offers drawing classes, workshops aon a regular basis. All of our classes are led by experienced teaching artists and all required materials are provided.

hands drawing on a paper clipped to a clipboard.

Recorded Talks

Can’t make it in person? We record many of our talks. Check out our ever-expanding library on youtube.

Woman with glasses in a dark suit discusses a terra cotta sculpture in our European Galleries.