Invasive species, invasive waste, invasive plants, invasive creatures, invasive art. Investigate the concept of invasion and intrusion through innovative art-making! Create imaginary plants, animals, and creatures—maybe even an alien or two—from a bountiful variety of materials. Examine entities such as waste and garbage that are invading our natural world, and utilize creativity to recycle them into art. Learn about street and graffiti art, which is often considered intrusive—think Banksy or Jean Michel Basquiat’s SAMO.
Dreams and reality collide! Mystical, magical lands exist in our imagination, in folklore, and in the real world. From lost cities in the jungle, to undersea worlds, and mountains that are home to mythical beings, explore myths and mysteries around the globe—think Stonehenge, Arcadia, Xanadu, Shangri-La, Wakanda, Atlantis, Middle Earth, and the like. You will also discover many famous—and sometimes infamous—characters who rose to stardom along the way!