Kohl’s Art Generation Open Studio: Playful Products


Stop by the Kohl’s Art Generation Studio to create art inspired by the artwork in the Museum. Each month features a different theme, and the projects are always changing. During winter break, discover toys, textiles, and more designed to inspire kids and grown-ups alike, in the exhibition Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America. Express your ideas for toys and games in 2-D and 3-D. Stretch your imagination to build an improbable playground. Paint a whimsical workplace for your future self. Make playful products that move. Sell your creations with a poster, or wrap and gift them to someone special


Kohl’s Art Generation Family Sundays: Every Picture Tells a Story

SUNDAY, March 10, 10 AM–4 PM

Explore portraits, myths, and scenes of life. Take inspiration from the paintings of nineteenth-century French artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau in the exhibition Bouguereau and America. Play dress-up and sketch your family, mix paint colors, and tell your story on canvas. Enjoy a performance by a storyteller, watch a portrait artist at work, and more. Welcome graduates from over 40 years of the Museum’s Junior Docent School Program as they share their stories. Learn more about Kohl’s Art Generation Family Sundays.



Kohl’s Color Wheels

Kohl’s Color Wheels is the Museum’s off-site studio program, bringing fun-filled art projects to Milwaukee-area festivals throughout the summer. Check out where Kohl’s Color Wheels will be next!


Kohl’s Art Generation Lab: Haitian Art


Immerse yourself in the art and culture of Haiti—past and present. Learn about the importance of community, family, religion, and more through music, photography, and a variety of activities. Learn more about the Kohl’s Art Generation Lab.

Upcoming Events

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:30 AM

Come hear a story that relates to a work of art in the Museum, and then make a drawing inspired by what you have seen and heard.

Meet at Admissions in Windhover Hall
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, December 22, 2018, 10:30 AM

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, December 29, 2018, 10:30 AM

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, January 5, 2019, 10:30 AM

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, January 12, 2019, 10:30 AM