Events

August 11, 2017
10:00am11:30am

Homeschool Tour: Color Theory

FREE
(Recommended for students ages 5–18)

During this interactive experience, gallery teachers will introduce homeschool students to Josef Albers’s color theory using resources from the museum’s archives. Students will also discover how artists have experimented with color in a diverse range of twentieth-century media, including photographs from the exhibition The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology, the museum’s newest acquisition The Fisherman by George Bellows, and the site-specific installation Plexus no.34 by Gabriel Dawe.

This tour is limited to thirty students; preregistration is required. For more information or to register, call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

Students will be divided into groups by age. Parents may drop off or stay with their students for this tour.

Download the registration form.

08/11/2017 10:00am 08/11/2017 11:30am Homeschool Tour: Color Theory Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 11, 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.

08/11/2017 2:00pm 08/11/2017 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 11, 2017
2:00pm3:30pm

Homeschool Tour: Color Theory

FREE
(Recommended for students ages 5–18)

During this interactive experience, gallery teachers will introduce homeschool students to Josef Albers’s color theory using resources from the museum’s archives. Students will also discover how artists have experimented with color in a diverse range of twentieth-century media, including photographs from the exhibition The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology, the museum’s newest acquisition The Fisherman by George Bellows, and the site-specific installation Plexus no.34 by Gabriel Dawe.

This tour is limited to thirty students; preregistration is required. For more information or to register, call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

Students will be divided into groups by age. Parents may drop off or stay with their students for this tour.

Download the registration form.

08/11/2017 2:00pm 08/11/2017 3:30pm Homeschool Tour: Color Theory Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 11, 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.

08/11/2017 3:00pm 08/11/2017 4:00pm The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public