All events are free and take place at UMMA unless otherwise noted.

Apr 22

Family Art Studio: Picturing People

This session is fully subscribed. There are no more spaces available. A small handful of open spots remain for the 11 a.m. session. Registration is required: email Please include date and title of program in the subject line of your email. 

Create your own project inspired by UMMA's exhibition Victors for Art: Michigan Alumni Collectors, Part 1: Figuration which features such famous artist as Richard Diebenkorn, Henri Matisse, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Mickalene Thomas. UMMA docents will lead a tour of the exhibition to look at different examples of the possibilities for depicting human forms followed by a hands-on workshop led by local artist Susan Clinthorne. Designed for families with children ages six and up to experience art together. Parents must accompany children.

Family Art Studio is generously supported by the University of Michigan Credit Union Arts Adventures Program, UMMA's Lead Sponsor for Student and Family Engagement.  

Lead support for Victors for Art: Michigan's Alumni Collectors is provided by the University of Michigan Office of the Provost, Michigan Medicine, the University of Michigan Office of the President, the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts, and the University of Michigan Bicentennial Office.