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Aspen Art Museum

  • Nov 4, 2017

  • Nov 6, 2017

    • Are you looking for an intimate, constructive environment to gain new perspectives on your artwork? Adopting art school’s format of group feedback, this program provides a selected group of local artists with valuable insight from a visiting expert. This session is facilitated by Wassan Al-Khudhairi, Chief Curator at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis.

  • Nov 7, 2017

    • Making sure art and creativity are at the heart of your child’s development, this free drop-in program for 0–5 year olds and their caregivers explores fun ways to interact through art.

    • 2 PM Community

      Active Art: Heritage Park

      Active Art invites seniors to engage in the social dimensions of art. Each month, museum Educators bring free, memory-enhancing activities to the assisted-living communities of Whitcomb Terrace in Aspen and Heritage Park in Carbondale, and also host art making on the museum’s Roof Deck Sculpture Garden with complimentary refreshments.

    • 3:30 PM Make

      Young Makers: Basalt

      The Aspen Art Museum is offering a new after-school workshop for middle school students to develop skills of self-expression, teamwork, and creative art-making techniques using a variety of materials. Participants w ill work together over several weeks to present an exhibition of their work in the final session.

    • 4 PM Community

      Story Art: Carbondale

      Story Art is a community outreach program presented in partnership with the Carbondale Branch Library and, new this season, the Glenwood Springs Branch Library. This free program for Elementary and Middle School Students provides playful exploration of storytelling through a group reading and art-making activity inspired by AAM exhibitions.

  • Nov 8, 2017

    • 1 PM Tour

      Guided Tour

      Free, drop-in spotlight tours led by museum staff are offered every Wednesday and Saturday at 1 p.m.

    • This after-school program for kids in Grades K–4 is held most Wednesdays during the school year at the AAM. Museum educators lead classes that include activities in the gallery and take-home projects.

      Classes are limited to fifteen participants. Prior registration strongly encouraged.

  • Nov 11, 2017

    • 10 AM Make

      Family Workshops

      Monthly drop-in Family Workshops at the AAM are designed to provide children and adults free opportunities to explore the galleries and create works of art on their own. Families are encouraged to communicate, reflect, and produce as artists together.

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