Art After Dark

A New Experience Every Friday Night!

Enjoy an eclectic mix of live performances, film screenings, workshops, tours, and more!

EVERY FRIDAY, 5:30 & 7:30 PM
Docent-led Tours (30 min) Explore great works in the Norton’s collection led by one of the Museum’s fine docents.

EVERY FRIDAY, 6 – 9 PM 
Open Studio: Art Workshops Join local teaching artists as they lead drop-in style art-making sessions. All ages and experience levels welcome. Materials included.

First Fridays of the Month, 7 pm / Jazz Fridays
This popular monthly series features performances by some of South Florida’s best jazz musicians!

Third Fridays of the Month, 8 pm  / Artist Tour
South Florida-based artists lead informal, 30-minute gallery talks about works in the Norton’s collection and special exhibitions.

Film Fridays This Fall, 7 PM / Films 4 Fall: High Fashion, Street Style
October 28, November 18, December 16, 2022
This series features documentary films on photography and fashion with introductions and post-screening discussions led by Karen Davis, former director of the Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival, artistic director of the Palm Beach Israeli Film Series, and moderator for the Cinema Club in Deerfield Beach. The series is offered in conjunction with the special exhibition A Personal View on High Fashion & Street Style: Photographs from the Nicola Erni Collection, 1930s to Now.

Art After Dark: October 4

Friday, October 4 / 5PM-10PM

Art After Dark: October 4

Celebrate the opening of The Body Says I Am a Fiesta: The Figure in Latin America with a Curator Conversation by J. Rachel Gustafson, Assistant Curator. Ballet Arts Dance Company kicks off this season’s Art After Dark Contemporary Dance Series with dance pieces inspired by the exhibition. Jazz Fridays features Grammy-nominated Latin Jazz ensemble Negroni’s Trio.


Schedule of Events

  • Young Friends Season Kickoff (Young Friends Members Only)

    Young Friends are invited to enjoy the opening night of The Body Says, I Am a Fiesta: The Figure in Latin American Art with cocktails, light hors d’oeuvres, and music!

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    7pm
  • Curator Conversation: The Body Says, I Am a Fiesta: The Figure in Latin American Art

    Celebrate the opening of The Body Says, I am a Fiesta: The Figure in Latin American Art with a Curator Conversation by J. Rachel Gustafson, Assistant Curator.

    6pm
  • Open Studio

    6-9pm
  • Jazz Friday: Negroni's Trio

    Grammy-nominated Latin Jazz ensemble Negroni’s Trio kicks off this season of Jazz Friday. With a catalog of 8 albums and 3 Latin Jazz Grammy Nominations (2005, 2012 & 2015) Negroni’s Trio entertains audiences across continents. An intimate ensemble comprised of father and son team Jose (piano) and Nomar (drums) Negroni and featuring guest bassists, they are known for daring arrangements and innovative improvisations.


    7pm
  • Ballet Arts Dance Company

    The award-winning dance company presents colorful contemporary ballets inspired by the exhibition, The Body Says, I am a Fiesta: The Figure in Latin American Art in the Goergen Garden.

    8pm

Attending Art After Dark

Hours: The museum is currently open to the public until 10 pm on Friday nights.

Entry: Please note daily capacity is limited and advance, timed-ticket reservations are encouraged to help ensure a safe and enjoyable visiting experience for all. To attend in-person Art After Dark programs, reserve a timed ticket.

How to get here: The Norton Museum of Art is located at 1450 S. Dixie Hwy., West Palm Beach, FL 33401. For more information, click here.

Parking: Parking is available in the Norton’s main parking lot at 1501 South Dixie Highway, immediately across the street from the Museum. Parking is $5 per car, per day. Norton Members park for free.

Food and drink: The Restaurant at the Norton is fully operational, and seating available outdoors with a view of our Sculpture Garden and in the Restaurant. Along with great food, The Restaurant can be enjoyed with creative cocktails, wine, or champagne.  Reservations recommended at OpenTable.com 

Admission: Art After Dark is included with museum admission. As always, members enjoy free museum admission.