|PLEASE NOTE: Danforth Art 1st floor galleries are closed through September 8, 2015, and access to Picture This! in the Children’s Gallery on the 2nd floor is by appointment only.Learn more here.|
You are invited to Danforth Art on Sunday, September 20, for free admission, special programming, and one-day-only discounts on studio art class registration. Enjoy artist talks and demonstrations, docent-led tours and gallery activities, hands-on art-making and other creative collaborations! And, learn how you can be part of this art-minded community as a visitor to our compelling exhibitions, a student in our classes, an attendee of special programs, or a member.
On view through September 20, Picture This! is Danforth Art’s annual juried exhibition of children’s book illustration. The innovative and well-crafted original art work selected for Picture This! 2015 encompasses all genres, media and level of expertise, showcasing a wide variety of artistic styles. Related self-guided activities for families are available in three languages.
Visit Danforth Art Museum this fall and you’ll enjoy exceptional contemporary photography in the New England Photography Biennial, as well as the joyful landscapes of Jason Berger and the moving, wartime still-life montages of Leslie Starobin. In Danforth Art School, you’ll discover creative classes and wonderful workshops—from drawing, painting, and clay foundations for beginners to intermediate and advanced offerings on special topics.
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