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Quad Cities Museum Week
June 8, 2019 | 10:00am

Enjoy a celebration of our region's museums and participate in special activities, exhibits and promotions during this fun-filled week.

 

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Exhibition Introduction
June 13, 2019 | 6:30pm

Figge Executive Director Tim Schiffer will introduce Vik Muniz; Hand Remade by world-renowned artist Vik Muniz on view in the third floor gallery.

 

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Author Talk
June 27, 2019 | 6:00pm

The Figge is partnering with the Midwest Writing Center to welcome award-winning author and Quad-City native Ben Miller as keynote speaker for the 2019 David R. Collins Writers' Conference.

 

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Red, White and Boom! Fireworks Watch Party
July 3, 2019 | 5:30pm

Celebrate Independence Day at the Figge Art Museum! This popular member-only evening captures all the fun of the holiday right here at the museum. Explore the summer exhibitions and view the best firework display in the Quad Cities.

 

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Artist Talk: Randy Richmond
July 11, 2019 | 5:30pm

Celebrate the opening of Randy Richmond; Verisimilitude with a talk by featured artist Randy Richmond.

 

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Documentary - Stout Hearted: George Stout and the Guardians of Art
July 18, 2019 | 6:00pm

Join us in the John Deere Auditorium for a special viewing of the documentary Stout Heearted: George Stout and the Guardians of Art followed by a 7:30 p.m. discussion.

 

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Self-Guided Tour
July 25, 2019 | 10:00am

To celebrate the Bix 7, stop by the Museum Store for a complimentary brochure featuring a self-guided tour about works on display that feature athleticism and art.

 

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Documentary - Waste Land
August 1, 2019 | 6:30am

View the documentary, Waste Land, in the John Deere Auditorium featuring renowned artist Vik Muniz as he journeys from his home base in Brooklyn to his native Brazil and the world's largest garbage dump, Jardim Gramacho.

 

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Free Family Day
August 3, 2019 | 10:00am

Families are invited to dive into the current exhibitions with special activities throughout the museum. This family day also will celebrate the opening of a special Student's Rebuild installation in Studio 1.

 

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Scholar Talk: Dr. David Cunning
August 8, 2019 | 6:30pm

Dr. David Cunning, professor, collegiate scholar, and chair of the Philosophy Department at the University of Iowa, will discuss Vik Muniz's artwork.

 

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Poetry Slam
August 15, 2019 | 5:30pm

Spoken word and visual artist Vanessa German will emcee a poetry slam in partnership with young women poets from the non-profit organization LOVE Girls.

 

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Azubuike Urban Exposure Film Festival
August 22, 2019 | 5:00pm

The Urban Exposure program provides a creative channel allowing kids to express themselves constructively, non-violently and with increased confidence. Celebrate with a reception and stay to view the featured films.

 

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Art Off the Wall
August 23, 2019 | 4:30pm

Enjoy cocktails and savory hors d'oeuvres while bidding on unique pieces of painting, sculpture, jewelry and other beautiful objects. To donate original works of art in saleable condition to the auction, contact Marj Kinsler at 563.359.6528

 

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Scholar Talk: Dr. Jo-Ann Morgan
August 29, 2019 | 6:30pm

Dr. Jo-Ann Morgan will introduce her book, The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American Visual Culture, and focus on a little-known 1968 exhibition at the Oakland Museum called New Perspectives in Black Art.

 

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Scholar Talk: Dr. John Lucaites
September 5, 2019 | 6:30am

Dr. John Lucaites will discuss iconic photographs and the artwork of Vik Muniz.

 

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LOCATION
FIGGE ART MUSEUM

225 West Second Street
Davenport, Iowa
info@figgeartmuseum.org

 

PHONE

Museum | 563.326.7804

Cafe | 563.345.6647

 

MUSEUM HOURS

Monday | Closed

Tuesday - Wednesday | 10am - 5pm

Thursday | 10am - 9pm

Friday - Saturday | 10am - 5pm

Sunday | 12pm - 5pm

 

CAFE HOURS

Monday Closed

Tuesday - Friday 11am - 2pm

Saturday - Sunday Closed

Thursday Happy Hour: 4-9 pm

*See calendar for holiday exceptions