Past Education Events

  • Art Chat

    December 6, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Keynote Lecture - Artists and Books: What is Happening Now?

    December 5, 2019

    Free Event | Reservation Required Location: Long Beach Museum of Art For as long as books have existed, artists have been involved in their production and decoration. This long history stretches back into remote antiquity, but it also comes into the present. Why would artists engage with books in our contemporary world? What role do… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    November 29, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Artist-Led Bookmaking Workshop

    November 23, 2019

    Free for Museum Members and Non-Museum Members | Reservation Required Location: Long Beach Museum of Art In this one-day workshop, Rebecca Chamlee, exhibiting artist at LBMA and co-chair of the California Chapter of the Guild of Bookworkers, will teach participants how to create a variety of folded book structures. Students will make up to eight… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    November 22, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Curator-Led Exhibition Walkthrough: thread.

    November 21, 2019

    Free for Museum Members and Non-Museum Members | Reservation Required Location: Long Beach Museum of Art Textile art has long been used for practical, ornate and expressive means – a cultural vessel for storytelling in the absence of written word. Fiber artists working with the medium continue to push boundaries, redefining the dialogue between traditional… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    November 21, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • In Dialogue Artist Walkthrough: Adam Harrison

    November 16, 2019

    Free for Museum Members Free With Cost of Admission for Non-Museum Members | Reservation Required Location: Long Beach Museum of Art Living and working in Southern California, Adam Harrison has built a practice that redefines traditional methods of portraying a physical space on canvas. Harrison reimagines conventional landscape painting approaches with a unique amalgamation of… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    November 15, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Artist Walk-Through Series: Suvan Geer

    November 9, 2019

    Free for Museum Members/ Free With Cost of Admission for Non-Museum Members, Reservation Required Location: Long Beach Museum of Art Join us for a special artist-led walk-through of our exhibition The Artful Book . Led by artist Suvan Geer, this walk-through is part of an ongoing series of talks on The Artful Book led by… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    November 8, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    November 1, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    October 25, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Landscape Embroidery Workshop

    October 24, 2019

    Location: Long Beach Museum of Art $15 for Museum Non-Members, Tickets Here $5 for Museum Members - Museum Members: Please reserve your space by emailing the Education Department directly. Explore the practice of fiber arts with a special mixed media workshop inspired by the Museum's exhibition thread. By learning the basics of hand embroidery and… Read More »

  • Landscape Art Panel Discussion: Contemporary Landscape Painting

    October 19, 2019

    Free with Admission | Reservation Required, Tickets Here Location: Long Beach Museum of Art Moderated by artist and professor Daniel Dove, this panel discussion will focus on present-day approaches to the convention of landscape art. Experience the practice of contemporary landscape painting through the eyes of artists Constance Mallinson, Marc Trujillo, Marie Thibeault, and exhibiting… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    October 18, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    October 17, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    October 11, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • The Artful Book Walkthrough with Sue Ann Robinson

    October 10, 2019

    Free Event | Reservation Required, Tickets Here Location: Long Beach Museum of Art Join us for a special artist-led walk-through of our exhibition The Artful Book . Led by Sue Ann Robinson, exhibiting artist and Curator Emerita of the Museum, this walk-through is the first installment of an ongoing series of talks on The Artful… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    October 4, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    September 27, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    September 20, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    September 19, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Art Chat

    September 13, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Family ArtMaking | Every Sunday this Summer

    September 8, 2019

    Join us every Sunday this summer for free Family ArtMaking on the lawn (until September 8, 2019). Explore art making with family and friends through special projects inspired by the Museum's current exhibitions. Workshops are free, and no sign-ups required! Stop by anytime between 11 am - 3 pm. Read More »

  • Art Chat

    September 6, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Family ArtMaking | Every Sunday this Summer

    September 1, 2019

    Join us every Sunday this summer for free Family ArtMaking on the lawn (until September 8, 2019). Explore art making with family and friends through special projects inspired by the Museum's current exhibitions. Workshops are free, and no sign-ups required! Stop by anytime between 11 am - 3 pm. Read More »

  • Art Chat

    August 30, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »

  • Family ArtMaking | Every Sunday this Summer

    August 25, 2019

    Join us every Sunday this summer for free Family ArtMaking on the lawn (until September 8, 2019). Explore art making with family and friends through special projects inspired by the Museum's current exhibitions. Workshops are free, and no sign-ups required! Stop by anytime between 11 am - 3 pm. Read More »

  • Art Chat

    August 23, 2019

    Join Art Chat for an informal tour of the galleries led by a trained and knowledgeable Docent: Every Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Discuss artwork in the current exhibitions and learn about the history of the Museum. These free tours are a great… Read More »