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Events for November 15, 2018

Art Babes - Cognitive Games with a Cardboard Box

November 15, 2018, 10:30 – 11:30 am

It’s a pint-sized artdate for caregivers and their rollers, sitters, scooters and dribblers. Stretch out your visit with a wee-art project accompanied by feeding, changing and dozing in our family-friendly classroom studio.

Art Babes - Cognitive Games with a Cardboard Box

November 15, 2018, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Art Babes - Cognitive Games with a Cardboard Box

Best for ages 0 – 12 months and their grown-ups

It’s a pint-sized artdate for caregivers and their rollers, sitters, scooters and dribblers. Park the stroller and cozy up in the gallery for sensory play, face-to-face bouncy rhymes, catchy tunes and social games to inspire baby’s curiosity and build first relationships. Crying babies welcome! Stretch out your visit with a wee-art project accompanied by feeding, changing and dozing in our family-friendly classroom studio.

$5/members, $10/non-member child.
Registration required. Click the link / button below to register online or call 330.376.9186.

Not a member? Join today!

Art Babes is made possible with support from the Robert O. & Annamae Orr Family Foundation.

Woodrow Nash Studios and Gallery Tour

November 15, 2018, 7 - 8 pm

Join us for a tour of Woodrow Nash’s studio and gallery, home to one of the most renowned collections of ceramic tribal art in the world.

Woodrow Nash Studios and Gallery Tour

November 15, 2018, 7 - 8 pm

Woodrow Nash Studios and Gallery Tour

This event meets at 800 Copley Rd., Akron, OH 44320

Join us for a tour of Woodrow Nash’s studio and gallery, home to one of the most renowned collections of ceramic tribal art in the world. Following the tradition of the great masters, Nash elevates the human spirit in the form of sculpture. On this tour you will learn about the artist’s process and technique, an innovative marriage of 15th century Benin and 18th century French Nouveau, creating what Nash has coined “African Nouveau.”

Free and open to all
Registration is required. Register using the button / link below.

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Free Thursday

November 15, 2018, 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Spend Thursdays at the Akron Art Museum—admission to the galleries is free all day and all evening, from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm.

Free Thursday

November 15, 2018, 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Free Thursday

Connect to your creative life. Spend Thursdays at the Akron Art Museum—admission to the galleries is free all day and all evening, from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm.

Become a New Member of the Akron Art Museum on Thursday (in-person or online) for 25% off the regular price. Join today!

Free Thursdays are generously supported by The J.M. Smucker Company.

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Dig In: Dominic Moore-Dunson, Dancer and Choreographer

November 15, 2018, 6:30 pm

Join us for a performance by one of three reknowned local African-American artists. Each of the featured artists will create a work of art inspired by Donaldson that will be performed live in the museum. Video of the performances will be presented throughout the run of the exhibition.

Dig In: Dominic Moore-Dunson, Dancer and Choreographer

November 15, 2018, 6:30 pm

Dig In: Dominic Moore-Dunson, Dancer and Choreographer

Akron arts publication The Devil Strip teamed up with the museum to create video profiles of three African-American artists in the Akron community that will be on view in the museum’s Jerry and Patsy Shaw Video Box during the run of Jeff Donaldson: Dig. Each of the featured artists will create a work of art inspired by Donaldson that will be performed live in the museum. Video of the performances will be presented throughout the run of the exhibition.

Free and Open to the Public

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