Calendar

Format: 6/24/17

Summer Art Camp: Sense-sational Art

July 31-August 4, 9:00 a.m.-noon

Sense-sational Art is a Summer Art Camp for 6-8 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Summer Art Camp: artLAB

July 31-August 4, 9:00 a.m.-noon

artLAB is a Summer Art Camp for 4-5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Saturdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot and go on an animal scavenger hunt or pair up with a friend to participate in a sketching activity that will get you looking closely at nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Toddler Art: Under the Sea

August 8, 11, or 18, 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 August, dive into art to discover whether life really is better under the sea. Take a closer look at a colorful stained glass window, and then enjoy water play in the courtyard!

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Pop-Up Art Spot

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot and go on an animal scavenger hunt or pair up with a friend to participate in a sketching activity that will get you looking closely at nearby works of art. Free for all ages.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Beautiful Batiks

August 9, 10, or 12, 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 August, investigate beautifully dyed fabrics and textiles from Indonesia and learn about the ancient art of batik.

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Family Workshop: Far-Out Fashion

Saturday, August 12, 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 August, we'll explore Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion to find art that is unusual, unique, and unlike anything you've ever seen—or worn! In the studio, we'll fabricate funky fashion of our own.

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Late Night Talk: The Guerrilla Girls

Friday, August 18, 7:00 p.m.

With site-specific projects and print campaigns around the world, feminist activist art collective The Guerrilla Girls exposes gender and ethnic bias in art, politics, and pop culture. Hear from Guerrilla Girl Käthe Kollwitz on how they came up with some of their most provocative work and why humor is an effective tool for raising awareness.

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Late Night Film: Makers: Women Who Make America

Friday, August 18, 9:00 p.m.

Makers: Women Who Make America brings together pioneering women of all walks of life to reflect on the women’s rights movement in the United States—its turbulent beginnings, its triumphs, and the struggles that lie ahead. With poignant interviews and archival footage, this documentary shows how the movement has affected change in nearly every aspect of American life.  

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