Upcoming Events

The latest Milwaukee Art Museum family programs and events.

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Friday, October 19, 2018, 10 AM–4 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

Slow Art Saturdays: Home

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 10:30 AM

Explore the "home" theme within a single work of art. Museum educator Amy Kirschke leads each one-hour discussion in the galleries. 

RSVP to adults@mam.org or 414-224-3803

Collection Galleries
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, October 20, 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

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Sunday, October 21, 2018, 10 AM–4 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 10 AM–4 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 10 AM–4 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 10 AM–7 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Friday, October 26, 2018, 10 AM–4 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

Story Time in the Galleries

Saturday, October 27, 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

Kohl's Art Generation Open Studio: Families in Focus

Sunday, October 28, 2018, 10 AM–4 PM

Who is part of your family? See family groups made up of neighbors, friends, relatives, and other communities in the exhibition Family Pictures. Paint a portrait of the people you call family. Show a tradition you share with your family that keeps you close. Learn how photographer Gordon Parks inspired generations of artists with his pictures of everyday family life. Imagine a self-portrait from your past, present, and future. Help create a mural that you can use as a backdrop for a family photo in the studio.

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