Art After Dark

Now open until 10 pm on Friday nights, Art After Dark offers an eclectic array of programs that change every week. Free!

This summer Art After Dark is for teens too with special programming and activities planned just for ages 13-17! 

Art After Dark : September 13

The Museum celebrates the Chinese Moon Festival, a fun time for families and friends to celebrate the moon when it is at its fullest and brightest. Enjoy traditional Chinese music, calligraphy lessons, mooncakes, and tea under the bright, full moon.

Schedule of Events

  • TGIF Meditation

    Internationally certified, mindful meditation teacher, Wenji, leads a modern meditation session. All ages welcome, no experience necessary.

    5:30-6pm
  • Curator Conversation: The Moon in East Asian Art

    Laurie Barnes, Elizabeth B. McGraw Curator of Chinese Art, explores imagery of the Moon in the Chinese Collection as we celebrate the Mid-Autumn, or Moon, Festival.


    6pm
  • Open Studio: Rabbit in the Moon

    Create artwork inspired by the selfless Asian folklore Rabbit in the Moon. 

    6-9pm
  • Concert: Echoes of Nature

    Zheng Master Haiqiong Deng & Dr. Nan Liu create traditional Chinese art and and play Traditional Chinese music in the Goergen Garden. 

    7:30pm