Events

October 19, 2018
1:30pm3:30pm

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.

10/19/2018 1:30pm 10/19/2018 3:30pm Art Cart Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 19, 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.

10/19/2018 2:00pm 10/19/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 19, 2018
6:00pm8:00pm

Members Preview Reception

From Remington to O’Keeffe: The Carter’s Greatest Hits

This exhibition features a selection of iconic masterworks from the permanent collection to highlight the Museum’s preeminent holdings of American paintings, sculpture, and photography. Works by George Bellows, Thomas Cole, Joseph Cornell, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, William Henry Jackson, Georgia O’Keeffe, Karl Struss, and Grant Wood, among others, are on view.

10/19/2018 6:00pm 10/19/2018 8:00pm Members Preview Reception Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 20, 2018
9:30am10:30am

Itty-Bitty Art: Yoga

Young Toddler Program

Bring your young toddler (ages 12–24 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience! Engage with yoga instructor Miranda Davis as she leads an age-appropriate yoga session inspired by the Amon Carter’s collection.

Using artwork as inspiration, create a unique, playful, intimate, and joyful yoga practice. Enjoy deep breathing, simplistic yoga movement and postures, and plenty of time to relax and bond with your toddler.

Please wear comfortable clothing and a baby carrier (front carrying) if you have it. Yoga mats and blocks will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Registration for this program opens October 1.

 Yoga

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

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

10/20/2018 9:30am 10/20/2018 10:30am Itty-Bitty Art: Yoga Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 20, 2018
9:30am10:30am

Itty-Bitty Art: Music

Infant Program

Bring your baby (up to 11 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience! Engage with Jennifer DeSantis, early childhood music specialist, as she leads a developmentally appropriate session that includes music-making activities inspired by the Amon Carter’s collection.

Musical activities include singing, instrument play, creative movement, and dancing. 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 baby, and be sure to wear comfortable clothing.

Registration for this program opens October 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.

10/20/2018 9:30am 10/20/2018 10:30am Itty-Bitty Art: Music Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 20, 2018
9:30am10:30am

Itty-Bitty Art: Movement

Young Toddler Program

Bring your young toddler (12 to 24 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience! Engage with Taleisha Jones, an instructor at The Little Gym with a background in psychology and child development, as she leads an age-appropriate session that includes movement activities inspired by the museum’s collection.

This program’s curriculum is designed to help build the skills needed as children become mobile. It will focus on strengthening your child’s core to help with balance and stabilization and promoting inner ear development. While your child discovers new colors, movements, and sounds with fascination and joy, you’ll discover new smile muscles you never knew you had!

Children should be dressed in comfortable clothing (dresses are not ideal) for this program. Also, please bring a burp cloth or a blanket.

Registration for this program opens October 1.

 Movement

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

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

10/20/2018 9:30am 10/20/2018 10:30am Itty-Bitty Art: Movement Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 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.

10/20/2018 2:00pm 10/20/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 20, 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.

10/20/2018 3:00pm 10/20/2018 3:30pm Library and Archives Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 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.

10/21/2018 2:00pm 10/21/2018 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
October 23, 2018
2:30pm4:30pm

Tea and Tours Public Art Tour

Get to know the Fort Worth art scene and discover works by local artists with the Amon Carter. This year the Tea and Tour series offers programs throughout the city and a chance to explore our community with artists, curators, and gallery owners. You'll find some truly amazing art housed in the most unlikely places, and as always we will share the experience over tea and treats.

There are more than 100 pieces in the Fort Worth Public Art collection--a blend of traditional and modern works across the city. We will take a bus tour of some of the highlights of the city’s finest public art. The works consist of mosaics, murals, and sculpture. Tea is at the Gardens Restaurant in the Botanic Gardens.

Reservations are required. Free; embers only. To reserve your place, please call Emily Jones at 817.989.5060 or email rsvp@cartermuseum.org. Meet at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

10/23/2018 2:30pm 10/23/2018 4:30pm Tea and Tours Public Art Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public