The Wallach Art Gallery welcomes teachers and educators to see the gallery as an extension of their classroom.   Hour-long guided K-12 class visits involve object-based inquiry and facilitated discussion of art works and primary sources. Guided visits are available upon request free of charge.  The Gallery also hosts Educator open houses where teachers can learn more about exhibitions and strategies for teaching with art objects.


All school visits require advance registration. Guided visits are available upon request. Registration requests must be sent three weeks prior to requested visit date. To register for a class visit, complete the school group visit request form and return to 


For every 10 students a chaperone is required. All visits are free of charge and cancellation must be received 7 days in advance of visits.


Arthur Mitchell: Harlem’s Ballet Trailblazer

The first major exhibition devoted to Arthur Mitchell, this project celebrates the life and accomplishments of the New York City Ballet’s first African American star, and the founder and longtime director of the Dance Theatre of Harlem.

Arthur Mitchell: Harlem's Ballet Trailblazer | Exhibition Page