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ADULT PROGRAMS

Wine-ArtW.jpgWINE & ART
$20/person

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.

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Fiber Collage Creations
Instructor: Lori Miller
6-8 pm Thursday, June 8

Watercolor Summer Scenes
Instructor: Amy Nielsen
6-8 pm Thursday, July 6

Mixed Media Summer Salute
Instructor: Allen Holloway
6-8 pm Thursday, August 3

Printmaking: Kitchen Table Creations
Instructor: Lynn Gingras-Taylor
6-8 pm Thursday, September 7



THE GALLERY GAP

Click here to listen to a delightful new podcast hosted by Melissa Mohr, director of education at the Figge Art Museum and Dr. Claire Kovacs, director of the Augustana Teaching Museum of Art. Melissa and Claire will be having a conversation onunderrepresented populations of artists in galleries across the world. 



FREE ADMISSION FOR SENIORS  
First Thursday of every month
Seniors age 60 and over


Take a tour, watch a film and explore the many exhibitions throughout the museum, all at no charge on the first Thursday of the month.

June 1
1:30 pm Modern Art
2:30 pm Film

July 6
1:30 pm Haitian Works
2:30 pm Film

August 3
1:30 pm Sculpture at the Figge
2:30 pm Film

September 7
1:30 pm Grant Wood and the Regionalists
2:30 pm Film
 


THURSDAYS AT THE FIGGE

Enjoy Thursdays at the Figge each week at the museum! Enjoy a drink at the bar or stroll through galleries. Join us for a lecture, a workshop, a performance or a special activity. Meet friends or bring your family. Every Thursday evening offers a different experience.

Thursday, May 25
5:30 pm Social Hour
7 pm Haitian Art Night

Thursday, June 1
5:30 pm Opening Reception
7 pm Curator Talk

Thursday, June 8
5:30 pm Opening Reception: Life Along the Mississippi
7 pm Curator Talk: Andrew Wallace

Thursday, June 15
Cinema at the Figge presented by Ford Photography
5 pm Social hour and craft beer provided by Wake Brewing
6 pm Short film program
7 pm Feature film

STUDIO CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

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.








 

FOR TEACHERS

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