Upcoming Events

Events for December 6, 2018

Teacher Tour: New Exhibitions

December 6, 2018, 4:30 PM

This fall, four new exhibitions have been unveiled. Covering technology to history, personal stories to worldwide events, this new batch of art has something to offer everyone.

Teacher Tour: New Exhibitions

December 6, 2018, 4:30 PM

Teacher Tour: New Exhibitions

If you haven’t been to the museum in a while, you might not recognize the place. This fall, four new exhibitions have been unveiled. Covering technology to history, personal stories to worldwide events, this new
batch of art has something to offer everyone. So, invite your colleagues (social studies, math and science teachers too, please!) and head to the museum for a VIP tour filled with info, secrets and behind-the-scenes goodies.

Free, space is limited. Registration required.

Energize for Educators Events are made possible by the presenting sponsor FirstEnergy Foundation with additional support from The Sandra L. and Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation, The Sisler McFawn Foundation, Joseph G. and Sally A. Miller Family Foundation, and the Laura R. & Lucian Q. Moffitt Foundation.

The Radical Notion: Screen Printing Workshop

December 6, 2018, 6:30 pm

Create your own custom screenprint with Youngstown’s The Radical Notion. During this class, you’ll create a custom poster bearing the names of women artists in the Akron Art Museum collection and get a tour of Allison Zuckerman: Pirate and Muse.

The Radical Notion: Screen Printing Workshop

December 6, 2018, 6:30 pm

The Radical Notion: Screen Printing Workshop

Create your own custom screenprint with Youngstown’s The Radical Notion. Heather Seno is known for shirts bearing quippy, art history-inspired feminist slogans. During this class, you’ll create a custom poster bearing the names of women artists in the Akron Art Museum collection and get a tour of Allison Zuckerman: Pirate and Muse.

$15/members, $25/nonmember

Free Thursday

December 6, 2018, 11 am – 9 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

December 6, 2018, 11 am – 9 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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Kid's Creative Playdate: Jazz and Geometry Color Jam

December 6, 2018, 11:15 am – 12:30 pm

Art meets inventive play every first Thursday. Imaginative potential is something we’re all born with and giving children permission to make meaningful messes is the foundation for big ideas. Make a date to celebrate your child’s creative potential.

Kid's Creative Playdate: Jazz and Geometry Color Jam

December 6, 2018, 11:15 am – 12:30 pm

Kid's Creative Playdate: Jazz and Geometry Color Jam

Best for ages 12 months - 5 years and their grown-ups. (siblings welcome)

Art meets inventive play every first Thursday. Imaginative potential is something we’re all born with and giving children permission to make meaningful messes is the foundation for big ideas. Make a date to celebrate your little scribbler’s creative potential. This program is a sensory-rich, open-ended experience that involves testing out unconventional methods for making a single object of wonder or collaboration with friends. Art smocks provided.

Free for member s, $10/nonmember child. *Registration required.

Creative Playdates are made possible with support from the Robert O. and Annamae Orr Family Foundation.

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