Professional Development

Professional development opportunities for educators are offered year-round on a range of topics relating to the permanent collection, special exhibitions, and architecture.

The Kimbell is certified by the Texas State Board for Educator Certification to offer Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits. For more information or to register, please call 817-332-8451, ext. 217, or e-mail

Topics for Teachers

Morning Session: 10 AM–NOON
Afternoon Session: 1:30–3:30 PM

Separate morning and afternoon sessions explore topics relating to the special exhibition Gustave Caillebotte: The Painter's Eye. Teachers may sign up for either or both sessions, which will feature thematic gallery tours, staff presentations, and studio-art activities.

Registered participants will receive free instructional materials; please e-mail or call 817-332-8451, ext. 351.


Customized teacher-training sessions, available by request, explore a rich variety of arts topics for educators at all levels. Staff-led programs may feature specific areas of the permanent collection or a special exhibition, combining object-based gallery presentations with learning activities connecting to studio art, social studies, language arts, world languages, and other disciplines. Nominal fees will apply for content development, resources, and exhibition tickets (if applicable). CPE credits are available.

Please call 817-332-8451, ext. 217, or e-mail