Before coming to the MCA in 2011, Amanda could be found developing and delivering family programs at Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest. In her current role Amanda works with practicing artists to create engaging programs and resources that connect families with contemporary art, culture and ideas via fun creative learning strategies that encourage experimentation and collaboration. Amanda was born in Sydney where she has completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Masters of Teaching and Graduate Certificate in Arts Administration. Amanda is currently studying children’s literature.
Artist Educators Stephanie & Athena are interviewed by kids about their art practice
MCA Kids Committee members Sasha, Alesandro, Riley, Siobhan, Kayla and Max interviewed some of the artists behind Junior Art School to learn more their practice.