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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 4:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 2 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 10:00 am
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. April 22: Ish by Peter Reynolds April 29: Spoon by Amy Krouse and Rosenthal Scott Magoon May 6: Abuela by Arthur Dorros May 13: Telephone by Mac Barnett May 20: Round is a Tortilla by Roseanne Thong May 27: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems June 3: Hot City by Barbara Joose June 10: Too...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 12:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 4:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Sketch It! 4:00 pm
Sketch It!
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sketch It!
Stop by the galleries to sketch, doodle, and draw together, inspired by the collection. Materials provided. All ages welcome.  
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 10:00 am
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. April 22: Ish by Peter Reynolds April 29: Spoon by Amy Krouse and Rosenthal Scott Magoon May 6: Abuela by Arthur Dorros May 13: Telephone by Mac Barnett May 20: Round is a Tortilla by Roseanne Thong May 27: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems June 3: Hot City by Barbara Joose June 10: Too...
Richard Raw Productions LLC Presents Black Arts Movement: Art, Social Activism, and Revolution 5:30 pm
Richard Raw Productions LLC Presents Black Arts Movement: Art, Social Activism, and Revolution
Jun 10 @ 5:30 pm
Richard Raw Productions LLC Presents Black Arts Movement: Art, Social Activism, and Revolution
Networking: 5:30 p.m. | Presentation begins at 6:00 p.m. In partnership with Richard Raw Productions LLC, this ground breaking symposium will feature a conversation with scholars, artists, and social activists. They will discuss the Black Arts Movement and the Delaware art scene. Participants will walk away with action-based ways to fuel a social renaissance in their community.   Panelists: James Wyatt, local visual artist Deverick Murray, social activist and poet from Baltimore, MD, current MA studies focused on the Black Arts Movement Brooklynn Hitchens, studying for PhD in Sociology at Rutgers University with a focus on Wilmington residents Colette Gaiter, Associate Professor at University of...
Clay Date – June 7:00 pm
Clay Date – June
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date - June
Mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio! Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery in a relaxed and social atmosphere. No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and older to participate.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Spotlight Tours 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
New in 2016! Enjoy a lively Docent-led tour focused on thought-provoking themes in the Museum’s collection. Complimentary coffee is available afterwards in the Thronson Café. Upcoming Topics May 14: Face Off: Powerful Portraits June 11: Modern Artists: New Directions, Old Influences July 9: Embrace the Shape: Sculpture Unveiled August 13: The Many Looks of Love in Art
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 12:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Sunday Studio 12:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Second Sundays Each month, adults and children can create art together and experiment with new materials, techniques, and themes in the Bank of America Education Wing Studios—no reservations required! This series is sponsored by AT&T. Recommended for ages 6+ and adults. May 8: Family Portraits May 15: Family Portraits June 12: Family art challenge July 10: Black, white, and read all over: Comic strips Aug 14: Make-believe creatures Estudio Artístico Dominical Segundos domingos | Mediodía – 3:00 p.m. Cada mes, niños y adultos pueden crear obras de arte juntos en el ala de Estudios Educativos del Banco de América—¡No se...
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 4:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 10:00 am
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. April 22: Ish by Peter Reynolds April 29: Spoon by Amy Krouse and Rosenthal Scott Magoon May 6: Abuela by Arthur Dorros May 13: Telephone by Mac Barnett May 20: Round is a Tortilla by Roseanne Thong May 27: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems June 3: Hot City by Barbara Joose June 10: Too...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 12:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Summer Solstice Labyrinth Walk 6:00 pm
Summer Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Summer Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Celebrate the beginning of summer with a walk in the Delaware Art Museum Labyrinth! There is no fee for this program, but donations are accepted to help maintain the Museum’s labyrinth.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 4:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Sketch It! 4:00 pm
Sketch It!
Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sketch It!
Stop by the galleries to sketch, doodle, and draw together, inspired by the collection. Materials provided. All ages welcome.  
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 10:00 am
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. April 22: Ish by Peter Reynolds April 29: Spoon by Amy Krouse and Rosenthal Scott Magoon May 6: Abuela by Arthur Dorros May 13: Telephone by Mac Barnett May 20: Round is a Tortilla by Roseanne Thong May 27: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems June 3: Hot City by Barbara Joose June 10: Too...
Edward Koren: The Capricious Line Members Preview 6:00 pm
Edward Koren: The Capricious Line Members Preview
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Edward Koren: The Capricious Line  Members Preview
Members and their guests only The Museum is hosting a casual version of New York society’s famed Black and White Ball to celebrate the opening of Edward Koren: The Capricious Line, an exhibition honoring the career of the renowned cartoonist, graphic satirist, and long-standing contributor to The New Yorker. Dress in your favorite black-and-white attire and enjoy a lively party that includes live music from the classic American songbook performed by The Rhythm Doctors and treats inspired by the Plaza’s original Black and White Ball menu. RSVP to Heather Morrissey at 302.351.8526 or email hmorrissey@delart.org.
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NEW! Glory of Stories Saturdays 10:30 am
NEW! Glory of Stories Saturdays
Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
NEW! Glory of Stories Saturdays
Fourth Saturday of the month Can’t make it to Friday’s Glory of Stories program? Join us on the fourth Saturday each month in 2016 instead! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up.  April 23: Ish by Peter Reynolds May 28: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems June 25: City Hawk by Meghan McCarthy July 23: Yesterday I had the Blues by...
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 12:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours 4:00 pm
Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours
Jun 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kids' Corner Creativity Hours
Don’t miss Kaleidoscope Cove in Kids’ Corner! This interactive installation— imagined by the Museum’s first Family-in-Residence, parents Ben and Eilish Volta and their two sons Milo and Thor—explores Howard Pyle’s work through a kaleidoscopic lens. The temporary installation features a cascading paper garland waterfall and a curtain of paper gold coins, a kid-sized geometric treasure cove, and details of Pyle’s work patterned on the walls. Kaleidoscope Cove will be on view through October 30, 2016. Kids’ Corner Creativity Hours: May-October: Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; and Sundays, Noon – 3:00 p.m. During designated Creativity Hours, kids...
Gallery DeTours 6:00 pm
Gallery DeTours
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Gallery DeTours
Last Thursdays of the month Gallery DeTours are not your average tour! Drop in each month to experience the collection with unconventional and interactive encounters. Each tour includes $1 off the purchase of beer or wine in the Thronson Café. June 30: Choose Your Own Adventure – Start with one work of art and see where it leads on this interactive and unpredictable experience. July 28: Art A La Carte – Design your own tour by choosing artworks from a four-course art menu. Aug 25: Snapshot – See 10 works of art in 30 minutes on this high-energy tour.