Displaying Gilcrease Events
January 31 to February 07 - 10:00 am
In this 2-day workshop, students will be given individual instruction in basic acrylic and oil painting techniques and help to explore the different possibilities for individual paintings and styles.
February 01 at 01:00 pm to 02:30 pm
Drawing is the basis for creating all art — the starting point for expressing thoughts and ideas and making them visually concrete. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. For adults and children age 8 and up in each skill level.
February 03 at 04:00 pm to 07:00 pm
Join local artists who are learning to paint, draw or sculpt in these free studio sessions.
February 05 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Join us as we listen to stories about different characters living in the West and how they made it the colorful place that it is with different people, places and traditions. Afterwards, participants will create works of art inspired by the stories they have just heard. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.
February 06 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore elements in art and how their variations help to create unlimited artistic possibilities. Children will learn about line, shape, form, texture, color, value and space as they observe and discuss different works of art in the various galleries of the museum. Afterwards, they will create an art object that relates to what they just studied. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.
From My Point of View - The Star-Spangled Banner and Music of the War of 1812: A Bicentennial Commemoration »
February 06 at 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm
In period attire, David & Ginger Hildebrand will demonstrate how popular melodies of the day inspired Francis Scott Key and others to express themselves through music. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.
February 06 at 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm
Enjoy the Brady Arts District, and visit exciting new exhibitions each month.
February 08 at 01:30 pm to 03:00 pm
At a time when women could neither vote nor participate officially in politics, this wife of the fourth president James Madison became one of the most influential and best loved figures of her day. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.
February 08 at 03:00 pm to 04:00 pm
Monthly tours for blind and low vision visitors will be offered for "Frontier to Foundry: The Making of Small Bronze Sculpture in the Gilcrease Collection." Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.
February 10 at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and their care partners are invited for a gallery discussion of specific art pieces followed by a related hands-on art activity.