Events

August 3, 2017
2:00pm3:00pm

Permanent Collection Tour

Tour

Meet at the Information Desk for a tour of the highlights of the permanent collection of paintings and sculpture led by one of our friendly, knowledgeable docents. No reservations are required.

08/03/2017 2:00pm 08/03/2017 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 3, 2017
3:00pm4:00pm

The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology

Special Exhibition Tour

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided tour of The Polaroid Project. This exhibition surveys the history of the innovative photographic company Polaroid and its intersection with art, science, and technology during the second-half of the twentieth century. Featuring a wide-ranging group of artists, the exhibition showcases the diversity of works produced over several decades.

08/03/2017 3:00pm 08/03/2017 4:00pm The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 3, 2017
6:30pm7:30pm

Making an Impression: Helen Frankenthaler’s Prints

Gallery Talk

Helen Frankenthaler’s adaptation of her “soak-stain” aesthetic for printmaking offers a stunning look at how the graphic medium can exude a sense of spontaneity. From splattered pigments to translucent layers of ink, the radiant prints presented in this exhibition pulse with creative energy. Join curatorial assistant Michaela Haffner for a gallery talk to take a closer look at Frankenthaler’s inventive printed work highlighted in the exhibition Fluid Expressions: The Prints of Helen Frankenthaler.

08/03/2017 6:30pm 08/03/2017 7:30pm Making an Impression: Helen Frankenthaler’s Prints Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public