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MAM's free evening parties are back! In honor of
Native American Heritage Month, November's program highlights
Indigenous artists as they remix and reclaim narratives through
genre-bending sculpture, music, and dance. Enjoy
talks, performances, and more while DJ Mato Wayuhi
spins throughout the evening.
Cornerstone Café at MAM, open every Friday from 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Enjoy refreshing beverages, hot coffee, and tasty treats during
your visit. The Cornerstone Café will also inaugurate new Museum
programming called Fridays at MAM. This new weekly
program will include remote workspace, sketching in the galleries,
and scavenger hunts for
families and groups.
Family Friendly Art-Making Activity Every Sunday at MAM
Sessions at 1 p.m.,
2 p.m., and 3 p.m. every Sunday
Join us each Sunday
for a fun family art-making activity inspired by our current
exhibitions. This weekend, the activity is inspired by the
exhibition Abelardo Morell:
Projecting Italy. Families will enjoy
learning collage and layering techniques to create their own
This Sunday also
marks November's Sensory Sunday Studio. The first Sunday of
every month is designed for families with members on the autism
spectrum or who have other sensory sensitivities. Sensory Sunday
Studio is at 12 p.m., before our standard Sunday Studio.
Delicate Art of Paper Quilling in a Weekend Workshop
12, 12–3 p.m.
Nanci Iovino and
Flora Torres are teaching MAM's bilingual course, Paper Quilling/La
Filigrana. Taught in English and Spanish
simultaneously, this class will teach the detailed art of
paper quilling: rolling, gluing, and folding strips of paper to
create a three-dimensional design.
Este fin de semana,
Nanci Iovino y Flora Torres, impartirán el primer curso bilingüe
del MAM, Paper Quilling/La
Filigrana. Impartida en inglés y español
simultáneamente, esta clase enseñará el arte detallado
del acolchado de papel: enrollar, pegar y doblar tiras de
papel para crear un diseño tridimensional.
Learn about the
history and practice of tarot with artist Lori Field, author Pam Grossman, and tarot
reader Laetitia Barbier.
During this lecture, they will discuss tarot within
the context of magical practice and cultural criticism, how it
serves as a visual tool to bring clarity to our complex lives and will demonstrate a tarot card reading using a tarot deck designed
by Lori Field.
receive discounts on admission to special programming such as