Event Calendar

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

9 AM - 12 PM  |  Classes

Paintings that Pop

Explore artist Andy Warhol in this eventful morning of Pop.

9 AM - 4 PM  |  Classes

Crocker Art Camp - Art & Science Fusion

Crocker art camps are art-filled adventures that take kids into the Museum’s galleries, studios, and out into the world!

Thursday, January 10, 2019

1:30 - 5 PM  |  Classes

Art History and Lab: Historical Drawing Techniques

The materials that artists use today for drawings—graphite, India ink, and conté crayon, for example—often differ significantly from those employed in centuries past.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

10:30 AM - 3 PM  |  Classes

Watercolor for Beginners with Visual LImitations

Designed for participants who are legally blind and have visual limitations, this class is a fan favorite.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

1 - 3 PM  |  Classes

Clay and Chardonnay

Sip wine and enjoy learning hand-building techniques while you play with clay and sculpt an abstract, tabletop sculpture.

10:30 AM - 12 PM  |  Classes

Kids Art Club: Ages 4 - 6

Creative exploration and socialization are the focus of Kids Art Club.

10:30 AM - 12 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion - Mosaic

Explore patterns and colors, then create a mosaic on tile. ​

10:30 AM - 4 PM  |  Classes

Meet the Artist

Create alongside multi-media artist Carlos Ramirez, whose work is currently on view at the Crocker.

Sunday, January 20, 2019

1 - 3 PM  |  Classes

Try Drip Painting

Drip painting is a technique that results in abstract art, and no two pieces are alike.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

1 - 3:30 PM  |  Classes

Paint Still Life and Architecture

Edwin Deakin’s paintings represent an aesthetic evolution in California art, and the subjects of his paintings at the Crocker range from decorative objects to intimate nature settings.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

1 - 4 PM  |  Classes

Introduction to Portrait Drawing

Take on the challenge of portraiture with this easy, introductory class.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

10:30 AM - 12 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion - Acrylic Painting

Learn about acrylic painting and paint an animal.

Sunday, January 27, 2019

1 - 3 PM  |  Classes

Arte Extraordinario: A Short History of Latinx Art and Artists

The exhibition "Arte Extraordinario: Recent Acquisition" offers an opportunity to investigate the history of Latinx art and artists.

Rent the Crocker

Whether hosting your wedding or a corporate reception, the Crocker Art Museum is the perfect canvas for your special event. Our unique setting and exceptional service guarantees an unparalleled experience. Please contact the Events Department for more information.

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Noon Year's Eve: A Free Family Festival

This year, we’re kicking the Noon Year Festival up a notch. The Crocker Art Museum will be decked-out in purple, and we encourage all of our young visitors (and their grownups) to do the same!

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Film: Norma Rae

For this new film series, we take inspiration from the artist and present four films that bring into focus the issues faced by working-class people seeking to live the American dream.

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