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The Art & Science of Architecture
July 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn about the Hohokam people and the various types of shelters that they constructed . Experience the art side of architecture as you try your hand at the ancient art of Adobe brick making and improve your drawing skills as you use charcoal and pencils to draw our unique replica houses. Learn about the concept of insulation and how the Hohokam and modern day architects have used different building materials. Also explore the Urban Heat Island effect in Phoenix and how we can develop sustainable solutions for urban living. Grades 4-8. $25 includes a snack and Museum admission for each participant. Registration is available online at pueblogrande.com or in person on the day of the program. These programs are supported by the Safeway Foundation, Bookmans Phoenix, and the Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary.