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Today - Wednesday, April 1
Public Tour
American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O'Keeffe to Rockwell
1:00-2:00 PM
This exhibition explores the ways American artists including Georgia O’Keeffe, Marsden Hartley, Stuart Davis, Rockwell Kent, and Norman Rockwell engaged the modern world. 
This exhibition is $10 for general public adults and free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Thursday, April 2
Acrylic Painting: American Individualism; Teens & Adults
6:00P-8:30P
Acyclic Painting: American Individualism
Thursdays: April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7; 6-8:30 pm
Joslyn Members: $105; General Public $115

Students will create original canvas paintings influenced by American painters of the early 20th century. Visits to an exhibition featuring a range of individualistic styles will encourage students to find a personal style all their own. Through exercises and structured instruction students will understand basic acrylic painting techniques and create a refined composition that emulate the “outsider” with unique vision.
Instructor: Troy Muller

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Oil Painting: Portraits of the Past; Teens & Adults
6:00P-8:30P
Oil Painting: Portraits of the Past
Thursdays: April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7; 6-8:30 pm
Class held at Petrow’s Restaurant on April 9
Joslyn Members: $105; General Public $115

Normal Rockwell’s idealistic vision of America provides the framework for this class that will teach advanced oil painting methods through the creation of portrait paintings fit for the Saturday Evening Post. Students will utilize an off-site session at Petrow’s classic soda fountain to take photographs and make study sketches of a costumed model to be used as references for nostalgic portrait paintings back at Joslyn’s studios.
Instructor: Rachel Mindrup

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Public Tour
American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O'Keeffe to Rockwell
6:30-7:30 PM
This exhibition explores the ways American artists including Georgia O’Keeffe, Marsden Hartley, Stuart Davis, Rockwell Kent, and Norman Rockwell engaged the modern world. 
This exhibition is $10 for general public adults and free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Friday, April 3
Art Adventures; Ages 3-5 (with an adult)
10:30A-11:30A
Art Adventures
Fridays: January 9-May 8; 10:30-11:30 am

Joslyn Members: $8 adult/child pair per session, $1 each additional child
General Public: $10 adult/child pair per session, $2 each additional child

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.
Instructor: Therese Straseski

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Saturday, April 4
Mystery and Beauty of the Ancient World
10:30-11:30 AM
Experience the mystery and beauty of ancient civilizations, including Greece, Rome, China and India, on a guided tour of Joslyn's rich collection of antiquities.

Tours meet in Atrium
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Public Tour
American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O'Keeffe to Rockwell
1:00-2:00 PM
This exhibition explores the ways American artists including Georgia O’Keeffe, Marsden Hartley, Stuart Davis, Rockwell Kent, and Norman Rockwell engaged the modern world. 
This exhibition is $10 for general public adults and free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Sunday, April 5
Public Tour
Religion in Art
1:00-2:00 PM
The tour provides an interfaith look at how artists have presented different religious traditions and spiritual beliefs over time. From the ancient world to the present, Joslyn’s rich collection provides examples from ancient Greek mythology, American Indian spiritual traditions, the Islamic world, as well countless interpretations of major Biblical figures, including David and Goliath, the Virgin Mary and many saints.

Tours meet in Atrium