Events

September 1, 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.

09/01/2018 2:00pm 09/01/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 1, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/01/2018 3:00pm 09/01/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 2, 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.

09/02/2018 2:00pm 09/02/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 2, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/02/2018 3:00pm 09/02/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 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.

09/06/2018 2:00pm 09/06/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 6, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/06/2018 3:00pm 09/06/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 6, 2018
5:00pm8:00pm

Educator Evening in the Cultural District

Educator Reception

FREE

The Amon Carter and other area institutions are celebrating teachers during this year’s Educator Evening in the Cultural District. See current exhibitions, network with other educators, enjoy great food, learn about educational programs, and receive free classroom resources. For more information, email education@cartermuseum.org.

09/06/2018 5:00pm 09/06/2018 8:00pm Educator Evening in the Cultural District Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 7, 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.

09/07/2018 2:00pm 09/07/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 7, 2018
2:00pm3:30pm

Homeschool Tour: Looking Out for Change

For students 5-18 years

FREE

Homeschool families are invited to participate in our inaugural program for the 2018–2019 school year. Join us as we get ready for an exciting time of change and growth. Learn about upcoming renovations, celebrate the museum’s unique collection through the lens of change, and participate in art-making activities. Students will be divided into groups by age. Parents may drop off or stay with their students for this tour

The Amon Carter will only accept registrations from primary caregivers. Registration for this program opens August 15.

 Looking Out for Change

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

09/07/2018 2:00pm 09/07/2018 3:30pm Homeschool Tour: Looking Out for Change Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 7, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/07/2018 3:00pm 09/07/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 8, 2018
10:00am2:00pm

Photobook Workshop Part I

Member program

In conjunction with the exhibition Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath, museum members are invited to attend a unique workshop that will introduce participants to the tradition of the photobook and give them an opportunity to make their own book. The program is divided into two sessions on two consecutive Saturdays and will feature presentations by Sam Duncan, Head of Library and Archives at the Amon Carter; Ting Huang, Associate Professor of Photography at Tarrant County College; and New York- and L.A.-based photobook artist Jordan Sullivan.

• Learn the history of the photobook by looking at classic examples from the Amon Carter's library.
• Discuss the photobook’s enduring power as a vehicle for presenting images and its recent explosive popularity.
• Look at the importance of content, format, sequencing, layout, and material choices.

Space is limited to 15 participants.
Fee: $150 for both sessions
To register or for more information contact Mary Lynn Sloane at 817.989.5063 or membership@cartermuseum.org.

09/08/2018 10:00am 09/08/2018 2:00pm Photobook Workshop Part I Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 8, 2018
10:30am12:00pm

Sensory Saturdays

Program for families with children on the autism spectrum

This is a free program for families with children who are 5 to 12 years old and on the autism spectrum. Families will have time to explore artworks in the galleries and get creative during a hands-on, art-making experience!

While the needs of individuals with autism are the focus of this program, it is also intended to be fun for parents, siblings (of all ages), and other relatives!

This program is offered on the second Saturday of every month. Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens September 1.

Eventbrite - Sensory Saturdays

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

09/08/2018 10:30am 09/08/2018 12:00pm Sensory Saturdays Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 8, 2018
11:00am12:00pm

The Theatrical Wild West

Themed Tour

Meet at the Information Desk for a guided tour of The Theatrical Wild West. This exhibition explores how the genre of western entertainments impacted American visual culture, from popular posters and calendars, to fine art drawings, paintings, and sculpture. No reservations required.

09/08/2018 11:00am 09/08/2018 12:00pm The Theatrical Wild West Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 8, 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.

09/08/2018 2:00pm 09/08/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 8, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/08/2018 3:00pm 09/08/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 9, 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.

09/09/2018 2:00pm 09/09/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 9, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/09/2018 3:00pm 09/09/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 13, 2018
10:30am11:30am

Sharing the Past Through Art

Program for people with all stages of Alzheimer’s

Designed for adults with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers, participants discuss artists, exhibitions, and themes and use artworks to connect to past experiences.

This program is offered on the second Thursday of every month.

There is a designated barrier-free entrance near accessible parking for vehicles displaying the appropriate disability permits on Lancaster Avenue (the museum’s south side).

Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org to receive helpful instructions and parking information.

09/13/2018 10:30am 09/13/2018 11:30am Sharing the Past Through Art Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 13, 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.

09/13/2018 2:00pm 09/13/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 13, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/13/2018 3:00pm 09/13/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 14, 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.

09/14/2018 2:00pm 09/14/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 14, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/14/2018 3:00pm 09/14/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
9:30am10:30am

Itty-Bitty Art: Music

Program for families with toddlers 12–24 months

Bring your young toddler (ages 12–24 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience! Engage with Lauren Davis, early childhood music teacher, as she leads a developmentally appropriate session that includes music-making activities inspired by the museum’s collection.

Musical activities include creative movement, dancing, instrument play, and singing. Caregivers will learn to recognize early music behaviors such as singing and moving, as well as how to utilize music during daily rituals at home.

Please bring a small blanket for your toddler, and be sure to wear comfortable clothing.

Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens September 1.

 Music

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

Itty-Bitty Art programs are offered on the third Saturday of every month.

Supported in part by The Junior League of Fort Worth, Inc.

09/15/2018 9:30am 09/15/2018 10:30am Itty-Bitty Art: Music Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
9:30am10:30am

Itty-Bitty Art: Creative Movement

Program for families with infants 0–11 months

Bring your baby (up to 11 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience! Engage with Sarah Newton as she leads an age-appropriate creative movement session inspired by the museum’s collection.

Creative movement is an inclusive movement experience that utilizes the body to express an emotion, explore an idea, or discover new movement potential. In this session, you will move with your baby, discovering the joy and possibilities of movement in relationship to the elements of art.

Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens September 1.

 Creative Movement

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

Itty-Bitty Art programs are offered on the third Saturday of every month.

Supported in part by The Junior League of Fort Worth, Inc.

09/15/2018 9:30am 09/15/2018 10:30am Itty-Bitty Art: Creative Movement Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
9:30am10:30am

Itty-Bitty Art: Early Literacy

Program for families with toddlers 12–24 months

Bring your young toddler (12–24 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience! Engage with Dr. James Thomas, early literacy consultant, who will demonstrate age-appropriate activities inspired by the museum’s collection.

This age is the time to begin with an awareness of language and books. During this program you will learn songs, how to share books, sign language, and ways to exercise with your little one to encourage language development.

Please bring a blanket to use during this program.

Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens September 1.

 Early Literacy

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

Itty-Bitty Art programs are offered on the third Saturday of every month.

Supported in part by The Junior League of Fort Worth, Inc.

09/15/2018 9:30am 09/15/2018 10:30am Itty-Bitty Art: Early Literacy Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
10:00am5:00pm

Photobook Workshop Part II

Member program

In conjunction with the exhibition Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath, museum members are invited to attend a unique workshop that will introduce participants to the tradition of the photobook and give them an opportunity to make their own book. The program is divided into two sessions on two consecutive Saturdays and will feature presentations by Sam Duncan, Head of Library and Archives at the Amon Carter; Ting Huang, Associate Professor of Photography at Tarrant County College; and New York- and L.A.-based photobook artist Jordan Sullivan.

• Make a photobook under the guidance of experienced bookmakers.

Space is limited to 15 participants.
Fee: $150 for both sessions
To register or for more information contact Mary Lynn Sloane at 817.989.5063 or membership@cartermuseum.org.

09/15/2018 10:00am 09/15/2018 5:00pm Photobook Workshop Part II Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
11:00am12:00pm

In Our Own Words and The Theatrical Wild West

Themed Tour

Meet at the Information Desk for a tour featuring two smaller special exhibitions. In Our Own Words features a portfolio of vibrantly colored printed portraits by living artists Daniel Heyman (b. 1963) and Lucy Ganje (b. 1949), portraying present-day members of North Dakota Indian nations. The Theatrical Wild West explores how the genre of western entertainments impacted American visual culture, from popular posters and calendars, to fine art drawings, paintings, and sculpture. No reservations required.

09/15/2018 11:00am 09/15/2018 12:00pm In Our Own Words and The Theatrical Wild West Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
2:00pm3:00pm

Artist Talk: In Our Own Words

Artist Lecture

Join artists Daniel Heyman and Lucy Ganje as they discuss the exhibition In Our Own Words: Native Impressions. They will reflect on the collaborative project of recording the portraits and words of present-day members of North Dakota Indian nations.

This program is made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This program is made possible by a gift from the late Anne Burnett Tandy.

09/15/2018 2:00pm 09/15/2018 3:00pm Artist Talk: In Our Own Words Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/15/2018 3:00pm 09/15/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 15, 2018
3:00pm3:30pm

Library and Archives Tour

Themed Tour

Every third Saturday, join the museum’s librarian or archivist on a behind-the-scenes tour of the museum’s research library and archives. The tour starts in the reading room and continues to book storage and then to archives and special collections. Along the way, learn about the history of the facility, its collections (over 150,000 items), and its various programs. No reservations required.

09/15/2018 3:00pm 09/15/2018 3:30pm Library and Archives Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 16, 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.

09/16/2018 2:00pm 09/16/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 16, 2018
3:00pm4:00pm

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Explore the current special exhibition

Meet at the special exhibition entrance for a guided of Dave Heath’s powerful photographs of loss and hope conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. Multitude, Solitude highlights the photographer’s black-and-white pictures of the 1950s and 1960s, an intense period of self-discovery and innovation for the artist. During these pivotal years, Heath developed groundbreaking approaches to narrative and image sequence, producing exquisite individual prints; handmade book maquettes; his poetic masterwork, A Dialogue with Solitude; and multimedia slide presentations. His sensitive explorations of loss, pain, love and hope reveal Heath to be one of the most original photographers of those decades.

09/16/2018 3:00pm 09/16/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 20, 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.

09/20/2018 2:00pm 09/20/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 20, 2018
4:00pm8:00pm

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

Join other editors to help Wikipedia tell the story of Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Library Archives is co-hosting the Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon, where you can join other editors to help Wikipedia tell the story of Fort Worth culture and history. Both novice and experienced editors are invited to join us. We'll have experienced Wikipedians to guide writers on Wikipedia editing policies and technical procedures. Editors will also have ready access to the library's resources. Bring your own laptop (and power cable) if you have one.

If you have one hour or less, attend a training session and learn more about editing Wikipedia.
If you have 90 minutes, attend a training session and add citations to an article.
If you have two hours, attend a training session and add a well-cited paragraph to an article.
If you are spending 4 hours with us, consider drafting a new article.

Registration is required. Please click here to register.

For more information, visit our Meetup page.

#ACMwiki

09/20/2018 4:00pm 09/20/2018 8:00pm Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 20, 2018
6:00pm8:00pm

Book Club: First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies

Book discussion for adults

Prior to the program, read Kate Andersen Brower’s First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies (2017). During the program, readers and museum educators gather in the galleries and discuss the book’s connection with artworks on view. Refreshments will be provided after the discussion.

The first twenty registrants receive a free copy of the book. Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens August 1.

 The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies

Questions? Call 817.989.5013 or email education@cartermuseum.org.

09/20/2018 6:00pm 09/20/2018 8:00pm Book Club: First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 21, 2018
8:00am5:00pm

Members on the Road: Hamilton

Members on the Road

Hamilton, Texas

Travel to the heart of central Texas to visit the remarkable Ramsey Collection, which houses more than 500 Old Masters, American Masters, European and Modernist works in a recently renovated two-story limestone building facing the courthouse on the square. We will lunch in Hamilton and stop at the Red Wing Winery for a tasting before returning to Fort Worth.

Fee: $150 per person includes transportation, lunch, all fees and gratuities. Space is limited. Full payment is due at the time of reservation. For further details or reservations, contact Mary Lynn Sloane at 817.989.5063 or marylynn.sloane@cartermuseum.org.

09/21/2018 8:00am 09/21/2018 5:00pm Members on the Road: Hamilton Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 21, 2018
1:00pm3:00pm

Art Cart

Free Interactive Activity

Find the Art Cart in the galleries and interact with the materials and tools artists use when making photographs, prints, and more.

09/21/2018 1:00pm 09/21/2018 3:00pm Art Cart Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 21, 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.

09/21/2018 2:00pm 09/21/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 22, 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.

09/22/2018 2:00pm 09/22/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 22, 2018
3:30pm4:30pm

Commanding Space: Women Sculptors in Texas

Themed Tour

Meet at the Information Desk for a guided tour of Commanding Space: Women Sculptors of Texas. Texas-based artists Celia Eberle, Kana Harada, Sharon Kopriva, Sherry Owens, and Linda Ridgway take the traditions of sculpture in new directions for the twenty-first century. Allusions to nature and human figures connect the diverse themes present in their work, which range from evocations of history and metaphor to explorations of memory, myth, and ritual. No reservations required.

09/22/2018 3:30pm 09/22/2018 4:30pm Commanding Space: Women Sculptors in Texas Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 23, 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.

09/23/2018 2:00pm 09/23/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 27, 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.

09/27/2018 2:00pm 09/27/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 28, 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.

09/28/2018 2:00pm 09/28/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 29, 2018
6:00pm10:00pm

Party on the Porch

Party on the Porch

Party on the Porch returns for its fourth year to the Amon Carter with more sound, more food, and more Fort Worth!

This FREE event features live music, with local food trucks, lighting effects on the building, lawn games and a special area reserved for Amon Carter members. Beer and wine will be available for purchase throughout the evening.

We are proud to announce that headlining this year’s party is Charley Crockett!

Gallery and museum store hours have been extended until 9 p.m.

This event is made possible by:

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Sponsors: Central Market, Meta Alice Keith Bratten Foundation.

Stay tuned for more details!

09/29/2018 6:00pm 09/29/2018 10:00pm Party on the Porch Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
September 30, 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.

09/30/2018 2:00pm 09/30/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public