Wine-ArtW.jpgWINE & ART

Enjoy interesting, fun studio art activities paired with a glass of wine, light hors d’oeuvres and great conversation during Wine & Art nights at the Figge. Featuring a different art medium each month, you’ll create finished art works to display in your home in these cool, casual studio sessions.

April Wine & Art sessions is FULL

Memories and Mementos - Vacation Journals
6-8 pm Thursday, May 7
Instructor: Andrew Huot

Vacations and trips with family or friends offer a lifetime of memories and keepsakes. With the help of artist Andrew Huot you can make journals to record your recollections of special trips and journeys as well as store some of the precious mementos you’ve collected

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Enjoy Thursdays at the Figge each week at the museum! Enjoy a drink at the bar while watching the eagles soar over the majestic Mississippi River. Stroll through galleries filled with art and experience one of our world-class traveling exhibitions. Join us for a lecture, a class, a performance or a special activity. Meet friends or bring your family—every Thursday at the Figge will offer a different experience, and admission is free. Most Thursdays begin at 5 pm with a cash bar and light snacks.


April 2
Danish Modern: Design for Living Talk and Tour

April 9
Dancers in Company
Universityof Iowa Faculty Biennale Art Talk with U of I faculty

April 16
Western Illinois University GEMS Symposium

April 23
PechaKucha Night

April 30
Danish Modern: Design for Living Gallery Talk
Brand Boeshaar Awards Ceremony


Create something colorful, bold, and fun - take a studio art class. Double the fun and come with a friend! Learn more about adult studio art classes.


Docent-led Tours
Delve deeper into the significance of the art featured in an exhibition by joining a docent-led tour on Sunday at 1:30 pm. Our knowledgable docents will deepen your understanding, and you'll come away with a greater appreciation of the artwork presented.

Upcoming exhibition tours:
Danish Modern: Design for Living
Tours begin at 1:30 pm in the lobby.
Sundays, April 12, 19
Saturdays, April 18, 25


Learn more about Figge outreach programs for K-12 teachers, including The Big Picture, Museums Alive!, Art Lessons to Go and Study Tours.