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Kohl’s Art Generation Lab

Haitian Art

Immerse yourself in the art and culture of Haiti—past and present—in this new exhibition drawn from the Museum’s collection of Haitian art. Learn about the importance of community, family, religion, and more through music, photography, and a variety of activities.

Visit the lab every Saturday in February for special performances in celebration of Haitian art!
Performances are at 1 p.m., followed by a tour of Haitian art.

FEB 4: Crossing Borders Music
This special, family-friendly string quartet concert will explore the richness of Haitian music and culture through uplifting compositions and folk song arrangements by Haitian composers.

FEB 11: Jam Ak Jam
Experience African dance, music, and folklore.

FEB 18: Ko-Thi Dance Company
Enjoy music and dance rooted in African and Caribbean culture.

FEB 25: Jahmes Finlayson and Friends
Listen to music that celebrates African roots and the spirit of Haiti.

kothi-dance

The Kohl’s Art Generation Lab is open during regular Museum Hours.

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Family Touch Tour

Tour the Museum with the updated Family Touch Tour. Learn about artworks through games and videos, and take an art selfie! Check out a tablet at the Museum, or download the Kohl’s Art Generation app for free from the App Store or Google Play Store.

Kids who visited the Museum this month recommend you don’t miss this artwork!

sunny

Alex Katz (American, b. 1927)
Sunny #4, 1971
Oil on canvas
96 1/4 × 72 in. (244.48 × 182.88 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Harry Lynde Bradley M1975.143
Photo credit: John R. Glembin
© Alex Katz/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Choose your favorite artwork! Download the Kohl’s Art Generation app for free from the App Store or Google Play Store.

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New feature: E-Cards!

We’ve been busy making masterpieces! Join us for Kohl’s Art Generation Open Studio every day the Museum is open and contribute your work to this priceless collection. Browse the fabulous art work and email your favorite to a friend!

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Thank you Lois Ehlert!

graphic of a collage made during open studioDuring Art in Bloom the Kohl’s Art Generation Studio invited author and illustrator Lois Ehlert into the studio. Check out the some of the projects from that amazing weekend! Thank you Lois!

graphic of a collage made during open studio

Many of Ehlert’s award-winning books are on sale in the Museum Store.

Have we piqued your curiosity? Stop by anytime Saturday and Sunday, 10 AM-4 PM. Stay two minutes or two hours, or check all our Upcoming Events for specific details.

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Color Stories in 3-D now open!

Kohl’s Art Generation Gallery
Apr 23-Aug 31, 2010

3-D is all the rage at the movies—Avatar, Alice in Wonderland, and Toy Story 3. Learn how moviemakers today make you reach out and even duck in your seats, using 3-D technology. Visit the Kohl’s Art Generation Gallery for more details.

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