Located in Old Town Scottsdale, but global in its focus, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) is an educational institution presenting rotating exhibitions of contemporary and modern art, architecture and design. Explore the possibilities of innovation, creativity, and expression at this popular gathering place for discussing ideas and sharing conversation.
The museum believes that creative expression is crucial to the development of skills including problem-solving, empathy and creativity. The museum decided to create an Arts Learning and Innovation center to increase the vitality of their community by ensuring programming which provided these opportunities. The museum also offers residency programs for students to learn about science, math, and language arts all through art! The project, titled Empty Bowl, also raises money to fight hunger in the local community.
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