Family Learning & FunThe Family Art Lab and Book Nook are interactive spaces where children can explore art on their own terms—by touching, building and pretending. We invite families to be creative together in these spaces designed just for them!
Make a DifferenceInterested in becoming a docent at the Springfield Art Museum? Our training workshop for new docents kicks off Thursday, February 25! This workshop will meet the fourth Thursday of each month from 5:15-7:30pm, February through August.
Thu Mar. 3Pop Public Program: The "New" Independent Group - 3-D Printing Demo Discussion and demonstration led by Jeremy Medley (owner and designer of the Medley Method) and Joshua Hethcoat (engineering technologist and designer). Event is free and open to the public.
Fri Mar. 18Springfield All School Exhibition Opening Reception Join us to celebrate the opening of this annual favorite. The Springfield All School Exhibition features hundreds of artworks created by K-12 students from Springfield parochial, private, and public schools. Event is free and open to the public
Ventures in the Vault: Hopewell Rabbit Pipe
This is a functional pipe, carved from red pipestone by an unknown artist in the Hopewell culture. The Hopewell culture existed from around 200 BCE - 500 CE, their settlements and mounds are mostly found in what is now Ohio.
Significant Objects: Contemporary Still Life
This exhibition is the third in a watercolor series highlighting the rich tradition of painting with aquamedia. Following an abstract and a portrait exhibit, this particular exhibit examines the genre of still life.
WELCOME TO THEwhere you are encouraged to ENJOY, LEARN and CREATE. There is always something new and exciting to inspire you, whether it’s our expansive permanent collection or a featured current exhibit. Try sparking your creativity with one of our many lectures or art classes. Come see what SAM has to offer, then plan on coming back because enjoying, learning and creating never stop.
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