Demos, Workshops & Classes

The Akron Art Museum is a place for growing, learning and interaction; a place to observe, discuss and create! Get your hands messy or organize your thoughts and register for a class today!

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 12, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action-packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 12, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS I: Funky Flubber Sculptures and Pop Art Potions

June 12 – June 16 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 6-8* • Children age 5 welcome to attend with caregiver present

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 13, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small.  

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 13, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS I: Funky Flubber Sculptures and Pop Art Potions

June 12 – June 16 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 6-8* • Children age 5 welcome to attend with caregiver present

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 14, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 14, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS I: Funky Flubber Sculptures and Pop Art Potions

June 12 – June 16 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 6-8* • Children age 5 welcome to attend with caregiver present

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 15, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 15, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS I: Funky Flubber Sculptures and Pop Art Potions

June 12 – June 16 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 6-8* • Children age 5 welcome to attend with caregiver present

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 16, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 16, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS I: Funky Flubber Sculptures and Pop Art Potions

June 12 – June 16 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 6-8* • Children age 5 welcome to attend with caregiver present

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

Wellness Wednesday: Yoga & Meditation

June 21, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Yoga & Meditation

June 21, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • June 28 • Summer Hair with Apotheclaire
  • July 5 • Zumba
  • July 12 • Strength Cardio & Balance
  • July 19 • Tai Chi
  • July 26 • Tai Chi
  • August 2 • Yoga and Meditation
  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 26, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 26, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS II: Art Miner 101: Gem-Digging, Land Altering Excursions

June 26 – June 30 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 9 – 12* 

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 27, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small.  

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 27, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS II: Art Miner 101: Gem-Digging, Land Altering Excursions

June 26 – June 30 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 9 – 12* 

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 28, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 28, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS II: Art Miner 101: Gem-Digging, Land Altering Excursions

June 26 – June 30 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 9 – 12* 

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

Wellness Wednesday: Summer Hair with Apotheclaire

June 28, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Summer Hair with Apotheclaire

June 28, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • July 5 • Zumba
  • July 12 • Strength Cardio & Balance
  • July 19 • Tai Chi
  • July 26 • Tai Chi
  • August 2 • Yoga and Meditation
  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 29, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 29, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS II: Art Miner 101: Gem-Digging, Land Altering Excursions

June 26 – June 30 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 9 – 12* 

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 30, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. 

CAMPCREATE Summer Art Camp

June 30, 2017, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

ART EXPLORERS II: Art Miner 101: Gem-Digging, Land Altering Excursions

June 26 – June 30 • Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Suitable for campers ages 9 – 12* 

EXTREME ACTION! EXTREME ART!

Dock those devices and stretch that brain! We’re bending the rules of making art with a week of action packed, multi-sensory challenges for campers big and small. Take the experimental process to a new level with our first annual Splatter Games. Build with a team in Minute-to-Create-It. Hike the galleries with your art survival pack and tell tall art tales in the Garden. On the last day of each session, campers will host their family and friends at an artist's reception!

$75/week, member child; $112/week, non-member child. Parents are welcome but not required to stay.*

Registration required. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

CampCreate is made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

Wellness Wednesday: Zumba

July 5, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Zumba

July 5, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • July 12 • Strength Cardio & Balance
  • July 19 • Tai Chi
  • July 26 • Tai Chi
  • August 2 • Yoga and Meditation
  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

Wellness Wednesday: Strength Cardio & Balance

July 12, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Strength Cardio & Balance

July 12, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • July 19 • Tai Chi
  • July 26 • Tai Chi
  • August 2 • Yoga and Meditation
  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

Wellness Wednesday: Tai Chi

July 19, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Tai Chi

July 19, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • July 26 • Tai Chi
  • August 2 • Yoga and Meditation
  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

Tai Chi photography by S.H. Grant Photography

Wellness Wednesday: Tai Chi

July 26, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Tai Chi

July 26, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • August 2 • Yoga and Meditation
  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

Tai Chi photography by S.H. Grant Photography

Wellness Wednesday: Yoga & Meditation

August 2, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Yoga & Meditation

August 2, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Upcoming Wellness Wednesdays:

  • August 9 • Yoga and Meditation

Wellness Wednesday: Yoga & Meditation

August 9, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. 

Wellness Wednesday: Yoga & Meditation

August 9, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesdays • 11 - 1 pm
Celebrate the gorgeous summer weather by getting out and about during the lunch hour and practicing some self-care in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden.

All classes are Free but require registration.

Click the button / link below to register or call 330.376.9186. (Coming Soon!)

Back to School with A, B, C-Reativity

August 19, 2017, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Supercharge your child’s school year with a twist of inventiveness and early learning concepts. 

Back to School with A, B, C-Reativity

August 19, 2017, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

For all ages and their grown-ups.

Supercharge your child’s school year with a twist of inventiveness and early learning concepts. Experiment with materials to build your own shape-scape, explore patterns in nature and navigate through our color splash obstacle course in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. Then carry home your own DIY art toolbox to jumpstart the school year.

Free museum admission and activities. Register online using the link or button below. For more information call 330.376.9186.

Photography by Shane Wynn

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Family Days are made possible by the presenting sponsor PNC with additional support from the R.C. Musson and Katharine M. Musson Charitable Foundation and the Robert O. and Annamae Orr Family Foundation.

Artist Talk & Demonstration: Bruce Checefsky

August 24, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join Serial Intent artist Bruce Checefsky to learn about the unique process behind his Garden series. 

Artist Talk & Demonstration: Bruce Checefsky

August 24, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join Serial Intent artist Bruce Checefsky to learn about the unique process behind his Garden series and enjoy a demonstration in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden (rain or shine). 

Free and open to all!

Click here to become a member. Your membership helps to support Free programming like this and much for everyone who visits the Akron Art Museum.

Image: Bruce Checefsky, Dahlia Nenekazi, 2010, archival pigment print, 22 x 30 in., Collection of the Akron Art Museum, Gift of the artist 2013.16

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