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Today - Thursday, September 3
Basic Drawing (Adult and Teen)
6:00P-8:00P
Thursdays, September 3, 10, 17, 24, October 1, 8; 6–8 pm
Students will explore drawing tools, including graphite and charcoal, while learning to render proportion, value, and perspective.

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6:30 pm gallery talks; social hour and cash bar begin at 5 pm
Join us in the galleries for a lively conversation with curator Karin Campbell and four artists featured in the special exhibition, Art Seen. Gallery talks begin at 6:30 PM; social hour and cash bar begin at 5:00 PM.
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Friday, September 4
Art Adventures (Ages 3-5 with an Adult)
10:30A-11:30A
Fridays through December 14; 10:30-11:30 am
Drop by with your preschooler to see artworks in the galleries and to do a simple art-making activity. Art Adventures is a great way for young artists to have their first Museum experiences – with a grown-up by their side – before coming to art classes on their own.

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Saturday, September 5
Public Tour
Building Architecture & History
10:30-11:30 AM
Enjoy a Docent Tour of Joslyn's extraordinary Art Deco. Joslyn Memorial (the name Joslyn Art Museum was adopted in 1987) opened its doors in 1931, it was hailed not only as an important addition to the city of Omaha, but to American modern architecture as well. In 1938 it was listed among the 100 finest buildings in America.

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Art Seen: A Juried Exhibition of Artists from Omaha to Lincoln
1:00-2:00 PM
Experience a unique tour of a special exhibition “Art Seen”.
The exhibition showcases artists living and working in our region today. Reflecting diverse lives and concerns, this exhibition investigates a range of media and styles. A total of 37 artists are featured in the exhibition. Art Seen is a ticketed exhibition: General public adults: $10, free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID

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Sunday, September 6
Garden Yoga
10:30AM – 11:30AM
Take a breath of fresh air with hour-long yoga sessions in Joslyn's sculpture garden. Instructors from Omaha Yoga & Bodywork Center will guide you through basic poses to help strengthen, lengthen, and center your mind. Come early or stay late to stroll through the galleries or picnic in the gardens. In case of rain, we'll move indoors to the fountain court. $5 suggested donation. All are welcome!
 
Public Tour
Women in Art
1:00-2:00 PM
Come to enjoy Joslyn’s collection of art created by women noting their role, influence, and significance in the art world.

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Tuesday, September 8
Book Club for Art Lovers
10:30 am - noon
Join us on Tuesday, September 8 at 10:30 AM for a look at the book What Are You Looking At: The Surprising, Shocking, and Sometimes Strange Story of 150 years of Modern Art? by Will Gompertz. MORE DETAILS >
 
Wednesday, September 9
Public Tour
Highlights of the Collection
1:00-2:00 PM
Come see the heart and soul of Joslyn Art Museum. Docent will introduce visitors to the world-renowned works in the Museum's Permanent Collection Galleries. Each and every tour is a little different; don't miss a chance to learn about a treasure you may have overlooked.

Tours meet in Atrium