Upcoming Events

When the building is open, the museum does its best to run programs. In the unfortunate instance something unforeseen occurs, the museum works hard to contact possible participants and/ or find an alternate date.

Events for April 4, 2019

Synapse Lecture by Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg -Founders of Nervous Systems

April 4, 2019, 6:30 PM

Drawing inspiration from natural phenomena Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg write computer programs based on processes and patterns found in nature and use those programs to create unique and affordable art, jewelry and housewares.

Synapse Lecture by Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg -Founders of Nervous Systems

April 4, 2019, 6:30 PM

Synapse Lecture by Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg -Founders of Nervous Systems

A generative design studio that works at the intersection of science, art and technology, Nervous System was founded in 2007 by Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg. Drawing inspiration from natural phenomena, they write computer programs based on processes and patterns found in nature and use those programs to create unique and affordable art, jewelry and housewares.

https://n-e-r-v-o-u-s.com

Free and open to the public.

Funded by the Knight Foundation, the University of Akron Synapse series explores enlightened collaborations between art and science.

Kids Creative Playdate: Percussion with Junk = The Art of Skiffle

April 4, 2019, 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

This program encourages multi-age creative wanderings with sensory-rich, open-ended experimentation and self-expression.

Kids Creative Playdate: Percussion with Junk = The Art of Skiffle

April 4, 2019, 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Kids Creative Playdate: Percussion with Junk = The Art of Skiffle

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

Art meets inventive play every first Thursday! Make a date to celebrate your little scribbler’s imaginative potential—where the only adult expectations are meaningful messes and big ideas. This program encourages multi-age creative wanderings with sensory-rich, open-ended experimentation and self-expression. Art smocks provided.

FREE for members, $10/nonmember child. Registration required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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

Free Thursday

April 4, 2019, 11AM - 9PM

 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

April 4, 2019, 11AM - 9PM

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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