Events

November 1, 2018
6:00pm8:00pm

Collect This! - How to build a fine art collection

Whether you are a seasoned collector or a first-time buyer, learn from local experts on market trends and how to build a fine art collection.
Program themes include:

  • preservation
  • understanding the photography and works on paper market
  • trends in collecting
  • collecting with a purpose


  • This panel discussion will be moderated by Executive Director Andrew Walker and will include Senior Conservator of Works on Paper, Jodie Utter; local gallerist and collector Bill Campbell; photography collector Jeff Leuschel; and Atlee Phillips, Director of Texas Art at Heritage Auctions.

    Public $20, Members $10, Collectors Forum FREE

    Purchase your tickets online through Eventbrite.

    Eventbrite - Amon Carter Circle Forum-Collect This!

    As part of Circle-level membership, the Collectors Forum of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art brings together people with a passion for collecting art and for supporting the Museum's acquisitions program. This is a joint program with Photography Collectors Forum and Works on Paper Collectors Forum.

    11/01/2018 6:00pm 11/01/2018 8:00pm Collect This! - How to build a fine art collection Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 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.

    11/02/2018 2:00pm 11/02/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 3, 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.

    11/03/2018 2:00pm 11/03/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 4, 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.

    11/04/2018 2:00pm 11/04/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 7, 2018
    6:00pm8:00pm

    Sustainer and Patron Program and Reception

    Fort Worth artists Scott Gentling (1942–2011) and his twin brother Stuart (1942–2006) have long been admired and respected for their painted wildlife scenes, and in 1986 they published Of Birds and Texas. Join Assistant Curator Spencer Wigmore at the Bird Café in Sundance Square to view and learn more about these remarkable prints.

    11/07/2018 6:00pm 11/07/2018 8:00pm Sustainer and Patron Program and Reception Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 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.

    11/08/2018 2:00pm 11/08/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 8, 2018
    6:00pm8:00pm

    Trivia Night

    Adult Program

    Put on your thinking cap for a casual evening of trivia inspired by the Amon Carter’s collection. Bring a group (up to six people per team) or come alone, and enjoy snacks, drinks, and prizes during this friendly competition. Questions cover a wide range of topics—no art history degree required!

    Participants in this program must be at least 18 years of age.

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

    Eventbrite - Trivia Night

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

    11/08/2018 6:00pm 11/08/2018 8:00pm Trivia Night Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 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.

    11/09/2018 2:00pm 11/09/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 10, 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.

    11/10/2018 2:00pm 11/10/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
    November 11, 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.

    11/11/2018 2:00pm 11/11/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public