Events

Opening Reception for 76th Annual Juried Members’ Exhibition

Saturday, Jul 30, 6-7:30pm

Celebrate the work of our community of talented member artists with an opening reception including local food trucks, a cash bar, live music, and art!

Members Free | Non-members $5.

KidsFest 2022

Sunday, Jun 26, 12-4pm

Participate in this FREE festival of family fun, showcasing artwork by Springfield City School District students and Jefferson Street Oasis. Event activities will be inspired by Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe. KidsFest is in partnership with the Springfield Arts Council as part of Springfield’s Summer Arts Festival.

To learn more about the exhibition, click here.

To learn more the Summer Arts Festival and the Springfield Arts Council, visit https://www.springfieldartscouncil.org/fest22/

 

Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe, organized by the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, explores Rowe’s artistic practice as a radical act of self-expression in the post-Civil Rights era South. Support for this exhibition and publication is provided by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Major funding for this exhibition and publication is provided by Judith Alexander and Henry Alexander. Generous support for the national tour is provided by Art Bridges.

Come Find Art! – Free Art Days for Kids and Families

12:30-4:30pm, Jan 30, Feb 27, Mar 27, Apr 24, May 29, Jun 26 (KidsFest! with the Springfield Arts Council), Jul 24, Aug 21, Sep 25, Oct 23, Nov 30

Come Find Art! sparks child-adult discussions about works throughout the Museum. It’s a great free family activity held one Sunday each month, now year-round! Each Sunday includes time in Chakeres Interactive Gallery and an artmaking kit to take home.

Admission to these Come Find Art museum visits is free thanks to our sponsors and our Business Members.