Art After Dark

Fridays / 5 – 10 pm
Admission is free.

Art After Dark offers an eclectic mix of art talks, live performances, film screenings, and interactive art workshops throughout the museum and the Sculpture Garden. Galleries are open until 10 pm, so stop by The Restaurant for drinks or dinner and then explore!

Art After Dark : September 6

Join J. Rachel Gustafson in a Curator’s Conversation about the representation of women in film posters. Later, enjoy an outdoor screening of the film classic Jailhouse Rock; the popcorn is on us!

Schedule of Events

  • TGIF! Meditation

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

  • Curator Conversation: Defining Marilyn

    Assistant Curator J. Rachel Gustafson explores the problematic ways Hollywood’s female leads, from Marilyn Monroe to Jane Fonda, were portrayed, and examines the cultural effect of film posters.

  • Jazz Friday: Rodolfo Zuniga + Surfaces

    Rodolfo Zuniga + Surfaces performs original, contemporary compositions as well as a repertoire of traditional jazz, creating energetic improvisations in the process. 

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  • Norton Cinema: Jail House Rock

    BYOB (Bring your own blanket) and enjoy a screening in the garden of the 1957 musical drama Jailhouse Rock starring Elvis Presley! No lawn chairs please. 

    1957 | Not Rated | Drama, Musical | 1h 36min

  • Open Studio: Color Theory

    Guest Teaching Artist John B. Cooke  invites guests to learn about and play with Color Theory inspired by artwork by Josef Albers.