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Super Art Sunday

March 26
10 am – 4 pm

Join us for a day of special family friendly activities. Get the entire family looking, thinking, and making together.


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New Acquisition
Satnam Singh at the Punjabi Deli

Jagdeep Raina
Satnam Singh at the Punjabi Deli, 2016
Pencil crayon, watersoluable pastel, watersoluable crayon, water color, and graphite on paper
Paula and Leonard Granoff Fund 2016.109.1

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Third Thursday

April 20
5 – 9 pm


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More than 100 artists, scholars, designers, and students offer their perspectives on objects

Artist Programs

Explore how art and design can provoke fresh ideas and stimulate creativity

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Tours for Tots

Playful stories, creative art-making, and gallery adventures inspire children ages 3-5

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Double Take

Two specialists offer their views on a single object.

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Manual: Alchemy

"Alchemy and art are not about finding resolution, but building the capacity for curiosity, formulating questions that invest fields of knowledge with possibility, prompting the unexpected and emergent to manifest."

—Bryan McGovern Wilson, from the introduction to Issue 7: Alchemy

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