About this Event
Learn about Tadao Ando’s work, philosophy and ambitions for MPavilion 10, while also exploring his architectural practice and considering preferred futures through a hands-on architectural prototyping workshop. Guest presenter Dr. Olivia Meehan, coordinator of the Object Based Learning Lab at the University of Melbourne, will share techniques for introducing experiential and active learning to the classroom through a hands-on learning activity designed to enhance students’ analytical skills, lateral thinking and capacities for collaboration.
Dr Olivia Meehan is an art historian who connects art, literature, nature and gardens across continents and through centuries. Dr Meehan is the Object-based Learning Coordinator in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne. Olivia received her MPhil and PhD in the History of Art from the University of Cambridge, King’s College. She has also trained at the V&A Museum London (International Initiatives) in Creating Innovative Learning Programmes. Since graduating she has worked in museums and galleries; and as a lecturer and tutor in the History of Art. Her current research focuses on Observation, Imagination and Slow Looking.
2.2 Exhibit innovative practice in the selection and organisation of content and delivery of learning and teaching programs.
3.3 Select and use relevant teaching strategies to develop knowledge, skills, problem solving and critical and creative thinking.
6.2 Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice, targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, Australia