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Homeschool Class for Families: All About Buddha

Thursday, May 25, or Friday, May 26, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Homeschool Class for Families is for children ages 6-12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In May, we'll traverse the galleries of South Asian and Japanese art to learn about the story and symbols of Buddha, and then create colorful sand mandalas in the Art Studio.

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Teen Homeschool Workshop: Statement Fashion

Friday, May 26, 11:00-12:30 p.m.

Our taste in fashion changes daily, but designer Iris van Herpen knows how to make a statement! Using unconventional materials and new technology, van Herpen expresses her unique artistic vision by making art you can wear. In this workshop, design your own statement piece that shows the world what you're made of. Ages 13–19; all materials provided, and no prior experience necessary.

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Exhibition Talk: Women Mexican Modernists and Their Legacy

Thursday, June 1, 7:00 p.m.

Anna Katherine Brodbeck, The Nancy and Tim Hanley Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, will lead a conversation with a museum director, an art historian, and an artist about the women of the Mexican School and their influence on contemporary artists working today.

 

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Toddler Art: Funny Faces

June 2, 6, or 9, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In June, stick out your tongue or give a big smile! We'll search for funny faces (and some serious ones too) in the Visions of America exhibition.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Shaping Fashion

June 3, 7, or 8, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Arturo's Art & Me is for 3-5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In June, step into the world of fashion and learn about the unconventional materials and shapes used by fashion designer Iris van Herpen. Then "make it work" in your own design challenge in the studio!

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Family Workshop: Print Party

Saturday, June 3, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6-12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In June, join us as we peruse 300 years or printmaking in Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art. Then prepare to print your heart out in the studio!

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Golden Age of Mexican Cinema Film Series: Enamorada

Sunday, June 4, 11:30 a.m.

Set during the Mexican Revolution, Enamorada tells the story of a guerrilla general who takes control of a town near Mexico City only to fall in love with the daughter of one of the town’s richest citizens. 

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Golden Age of Mexican Cinema Film Series: La Perla

Sunday, June 4, 2:30 p.m.

A diver named Quino finds a valuable pearl at the bottom of the ocean that brings him and his family sudden wealth. But while the pearl promises a life of ease and luxury, it only brings a string of misfortunes. 

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