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 18, 2019

Gallery Discussion, Nick Cave: Fashion and Flair

April 18, 2019, 6:30 PM

Grab a gallery stool and join Sarah J. Rogers, Director of the Kent State University Museum, and staff from the Kent State University Fashion School for a discussion of Nick Cave’s connection to all things couture.

Gallery Discussion, Nick Cave: Fashion and Flair

April 18, 2019, 6:30 PM

Gallery Discussion, Nick Cave: Fashion and Flair

Is Nick Cave inspired by the fashion world or is the fashion world inspired by him? Grab a gallery stool and join Sarah J. Rogers, Director of the Kent State University Museum, and staff from the Kent State University Fashion School for a discussion of Nick Cave’s connection to all things couture.

Free and open to the public.

Registration required. Use the button / link below to register.

Kids After-School Mind Unwind - Dress Your Head: Quirky Hats and Hair Disguises

April 18, 2019, 4 - 6 PM

Our open studio is the perfect place for caregivers and kids to express themselves and unwind. We’re tech-free with a quality-time-together guarantee!

Kids After-School Mind Unwind - Dress Your Head: Quirky Hats and Hair Disguises

April 18, 2019, 4 - 6 PM

Kids After-School Mind Unwind - Dress Your Head: Quirky Hats and Hair Disguises

Best for ages 5 – 12 and their grown-ups

Our open studio is the perfect place for caregivers and kids to express themselves and unwind. We’re tech-free with a quality-time-together guarantee! Hang out with other young visionaries and learn how to develop lifelong positive habits of the mind with fun, energizing art experiences. Don’t settle for bored and tired, get inspired! Every 2nd Free Thursday.

Thursday, April 18: Dress Your Head: Quirky Hats and Hair Disguises

Admission free to all. Supplies limited; registration required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

After-School Mind Unwind is made possible with support from the Robert O. & Anna Mae Orr Foundation.

Free Thursdays

April 18, 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 Thursdays

April 18, 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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