Join the Circus: Fall Conference 2013
Registration is now open for the Cirque D'Arte in Cedar Rapids on October 11-13, 2013. Read more...
Schedule of Events Updated 8.9.2013
Student Scholarships: The first five currently enrolled college students involved in Art Education programs may register for the Fall Conference for no cost. (This includes all meals.)Those 5 students pay only for workshop or tour fees. When those 5 scholarships have been used, the two day fee will be $70 and the three day fee will be $85. Register today!
The 2012 62nd. AEI Fall Conference
Handouts, LInks, and Lesson Plans from the 2012 Conference
See photos and more lesson plans on the Art Educators of Iowa Facebook Page
Artisan Faire - Art Educators Show
New Retirees Day for NE and IA - Featured Keynote Speakers
Conference Schedule - Printable Schedule
Registration (online: use credit card, PO, or PayPal)
Drake University 1 Hr. Credit Available
October 5-7, 2012 Council Bluffs and Omaha .
If you would still like to have a t-shirt from the Fall Conference, contact Susan Noonan
The Fall Conference T-shirt, featuring the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge, is designed by a college student, Cortney Bourlan, who is originally from Corning, Iowa. She is currently working as a summer intern for Pixar and is working on a movie that is not yet released. She will intern again for Pixar in the summer of 2013.
She is currently a senior at NorthWest Missouri State. She has a 2-year art degree from Dordt College and spent one year at ISU in Ames. The t-shirts will be white with black image.
Better get your collector t-shirt today. This art student is going places and will not have to wait, like VanGogh, to become famous.
St. Albert High School
400 Gleason Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA. Map...
Joint Art Educator's Show - October 1-7, 2012
714 S. Main St.
Council Bluffs, IA. More info...
Online registration for the 2012 Fall Conference allows you to
- reserve a space in special paid sessions
- order your choices for meals
- purchase extra meal tickets for guests
- use a credit card, check, or purchase order
- register for your whole staff or group of friends
- start your registration now and go back to make changes later (be sure to return by using the link in the email that is sent, saying that your registration is incomplete)
- renew your membership in NAEA or become a new member
Several conference attendees displayed and sold their art at the Artisan's Faire...
The theme for the 2011 AEI Fall Conference was Creativity in the City--21st Century and Beyond.
October 7, 8, and 9, 2011
Lesson Plans and Handouts
2011 Award Winners
The 60th. Annual Fall Conference was held in Sioux City. Chair Tammy Hoppe and her committee honored art educators across the years of AEI's history with the weekend's activities entitled Art is Core.
Friday, October 1, 2010. Activities took place at the Sioux City Art Center (SCAC) and Stoney Creek Inn in Sioux City. There were gallery tours at the SCAC and hands-on lessons.
< Conference Chair Tammy Hoppe displays Art is Core t-shirts.
< Guest speaker, 30+ year educator, author, and technologist, David Warlick explored some of the changes and challenges in education and arrange them as a set of converging conditions that might actually hold the clues for redefining and retooling 21st century education. The evening included the opportunity to take part in a gallery tour of art spaces in Sioux City.
Saturday, October 2, 2010. Vendors were on hand to share their products, ideas, and expertise at Stoney Creek Inn. Diana Wooley, a theatre educator from the Lamb Arts Ltd in Sioux City was one of the keynote presenters.
Leon Kuehner of the Iowa Alliance for Arts Education and the Iowa Arts Education Mentoring Program
shared his knowledge about the Iowa Core and the arts. >
The highlight of the evening was a wonderful dinner and awards ceremony, preceded by an Opening Reception at the Sioux City Art Center.
Sunday, October 3, 2010. On Sunday morning, those who stayed were recipients of the annual vendor prize give-away and brunch with a valuable sharing session.