Events

January 6, 2018
11:00am12:00pm

Influence and Inspiration

Themed Tour

Exploring the ways that artists have influenced and inspired one another is a fun way to view the collection with a new perspective or see it for the first time. Meet at the information desk then explore the galleries to discover how works in the collection are related through artists’ relationships, common interests, or similarities in process or style. No reservations required.

01/06/2018 11:00am 01/06/2018 12:00pm Influence and Inspiration Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
January 6, 2018
2:00pm3:00pm

Permanent Collection Tour

Explore the Amon Carter's collection

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.

01/06/2018 2:00pm 01/06/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
January 6, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided tour of Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art. This is the first major exhibition to explore the multifaceted meanings of such outdoor subjects in both painting and sculpture from the early nineteenth century to World War II. This exhibition encompasses a wide variety of portraits, landscapes, still lifes, and genre scenes, including iconic works by Thomas Cole, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, and Augustus Saint-Gaudens, as well as key pictures by specialists in the category such as Charles Deas, Alfred Jacob Miller, William T. Ranney, and Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait. No reservations required.

01/06/2018 3:00pm 01/06/2018 4:00pm Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public