october 2018

07oct12:00 pm4:00 pmFamily art workshop on Free Fun Sunday


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October 7 (Sunday)
Family art workshop on Free Fun Sunday
noon–4 p.m.

Sundays at the Art Museum are full of free family fun. Visit our Crayola Classroom between 12:30 and 3:30 p.m. to make your own masterpiece inspired by our collection. Then go on a Treasure Hunt through the galleries together—and stop by the Museum Store afterward to collect your prize. In Art Ways Interactive Family Gallery, explore our Curiosity Wall, express yourself on the chalk wall, and make an art project to take home.

Admission to the Museum and all exhibitions and programs is free every Sunday thanks to generous support from City Center Allentown, the Gadomski Foundation, and the Sylvia Perkin Perpetual Charitable Trust.

12:30–3:30 p.m.
ArtVentures for families
Kids and families can create original works of art together under the direction of a Museum educator in our Crayola Classroom, freeThis month, explore the way artists like Angel Suarez-Rosado, whose installation Talisman you can experience in Rodale Gallery, transform everyday objects into artworks with profound meaning.

12:30–3:30 pm
Family workshop with Angel Suarez-Rosado
Join artist Angel Suarez-Rosado for a free tour of our special exhibitions followed by a family workshop where Angel will demonstrate some of the creative techniques he uses in his work.

1 p.m.
Film: My American Girls: A Dominican Story
Hispanic Heritage Month continues with this documentary that captures the joys and struggles of more than a year in the lives of the Ortiz family, first generation immigrants from the Dominican Republic. From hard-working parents who imagine retiring to their rural homeland, to fast-tracking American-born daughters caught between their parent’s values and their own, the film encompasses the contradictions of contemporary immigrant life. The Museum’s documentary film series is part of the HeARThstone Project, which is supported by the generosity of the Harry C. Trexler Trust.

2 p.m.

Guided tour of Power and Piety—in English

No reservation is needed to join this free tour of our special fall exhibition—just drop in!

2:30 p.m.
Visita guiada de Poder y Piedad
en español
No se necesita reservación para unirse a este recorrido gratuito de nuestra exhibición especial de otoño, ¡solo venga!



(Sunday) 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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