20 North Main St (also enter on 224 Benefit Street) Providence, RI 02903

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August 21, 2014


  • 5 – 9 pm

    Museum Galleries

    Design the Night: It's a Circus

    Join us for an evening of merriment as we celebrate the new exhibition Circus. Be entertained by a variety of performers, create a wearable ...

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  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm

    Chace Lobby

    Course: Ways of Looking — Textiles

    Guided introductory sessions invite curious viewers to look closely at selected paintings and sculpture. Context and connections are illuminated through lively conversation. August 21 session is ...

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  • 6 – 8 pm

    Museum Galleries

    Hands-on Art

    Flamboyant theatrical accessories make a whimsical style statement. Create your own circus couture - big top chapeaus, collars and cuffs - with provided materials and ...

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  • 7 – 7:30 pm

    Meet at Benefit Street entrance

    Art Shots: Art + Entertainment

    Join guide Victoria Charette in exploring works of art and design from the permanent collection that cross cultures, time periods, and media. Closely examine the ...

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