Events

May 21, 2019
2:30pm3:30pm

Itty-Bitty Art: Sign Language

Young Toddler Program

Communicating with babies doesn’t have to be abstract! Bring your young toddler (12-24 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience. Founder and facilitator of Baby Sign-and-Speak, A. J. Bowman-Shelton, leads an age-appropriate sign language session inspired by the Amon Carter’s collection.

By using colors, shapes, and sculptures, learn fundamental signs and insights that will help facilitate a stronger bond between you and your little one.

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

Registration for this program opens May 1.

 Sign Language

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

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

05/21/2019 2:30pm 05/21/2019 3:30pm Itty-Bitty Art: Sign Language Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 21, 2019
2:30pm3:30pm

Itty-Bitty Art: Play

Infant Program

Play your way to new milestones in your baby’s first year! Bring your infant (up to 11 months) to the Amon Carter for an art-filled experience. Early childhood specialist, Audrey Rowland, leads an age-appropriate play session inspired by the Amon Carter’s collection.

In this session, discover what types of play infants enjoy, what types of materials extend play and curiosity, and the impact of play on brain development. You will also explore materials that are more valuable to play than the typical toys.

Registration for this program opens May 1.

 Play

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

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

05/21/2019 2:30pm 05/21/2019 3:30pm Itty-Bitty Art: Play Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 23, 2019
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.

05/23/2019 2:00pm 05/23/2019 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 23, 2019
3:00pm4:00pm

With the Help of Friends

Themed Tour

Meet at the Information Desk for a docent guided tour of With the Help of Friends. This exhibition celebrates fifteen dynamic photographs ranging from the 1930s to the present day that were selected and purchased over the recent years by the Amon Carter with the assistance of its photography collection supporters. No reservations required.

05/23/2019 3:00pm 05/23/2019 4:00pm With the Help of Friends Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 23, 2019
6:00pm8:00pm

Trivia Night

Put on your thinking cap for an evening of trivia inspired by the Carter’s collection. Bring a group (up to six people per team) or come alone, and enjoy snacks, beer, 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 May 1.

Eventbrite - Trivia Night

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

05/23/2019 6:00pm 05/23/2019 8:00pm Trivia Night Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 24, 2019
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.

05/24/2019 2:00pm 05/24/2019 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 25, 2019
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.

05/25/2019 2:00pm 05/25/2019 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 26, 2019
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.

05/26/2019 2:00pm 05/26/2019 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 30, 2019
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.

05/30/2019 2:00pm 05/30/2019 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public
May 31, 2019
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.

05/31/2019 2:00pm 05/31/2019 3:00pm Permanent Collection Tour Amon Carter Museum America/Chicago public