Events

August 25, 2018
10:30am12:30pm

Crafting From the Collection

A mini-workshop and tour for adults

Join us as the Amon Carter hosts local artist, farmer, and florist Katie Toon, who will teach participants how to design and paint seasonal still life’s using flowers and herbs grown on her farm. Be inspired by the museum’s still-life and floral paintings during a short tour of the collection. After, Katie will help guests style their own vignettes to paint as they enjoy conversation and refreshments with fellow crafters.

Registration for this program opens July 1.

Eventbrite - Crafting from the Collection

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

08/25/2018 10:30am 08/25/2018 12:30pm Crafting From the Collection Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 25, 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.

08/25/2018 2:00pm 08/25/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 25, 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.

08/25/2018 3:00pm 08/25/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 26, 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.

08/26/2018 2:00pm 08/26/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 26, 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.

08/26/2018 3:00pm 08/26/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 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.

08/30/2018 2:00pm 08/30/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 30, 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.

08/30/2018 3:00pm 08/30/2018 4:00pm Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 31, 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.

08/31/2018 2:00pm 08/31/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
August 31, 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.

08/31/2018 3:00pm 08/31/2018 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