Event Calendar

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

12 & 1 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Look & Learn

A mindful approach to art appreciation, this 30-minute exploration of a single artwork, led by experienced docents, is rich with group discussions full of surprises. Each Look & Learn encounter is different, and no prior art knowledge is required.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers

Thursday, October 3, 2019

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice, New on View dives into the latest exhibitions and newest works of art. 

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Saturday, October 5, 2019

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, October 6, 2019

1 pm  |  Tours & Talks

Crocker Architecture Tour

Explore the distinct architectural elements, inside and out, of the Teel Family Pavilion and the historic building. 

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

1 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Visitas Guiadas en Español / Spanish Language Tours

Disfruta de las exposiciones temporales o de la colección permanente del Museo Crocker en una visita guiada con un docente de habla hispana.

Explore the Crocker’s special exhibitions or permanent collection with a native Spanish-speaking docent.

Gratis para miembros y gratis con la entrada general para no-miembros
Free for members or with general admission for nonmembers.

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Saturday, October 12, 2019

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

AIA Central Valley desigNarrative Presents: Simon Sadler

Architecture historian Simon Sadler, Ph.D., presents an examination of the Crocker’s architecture in the context of modern-day museum engagement.

Free for everyone

3 pm  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice, New on View dives into the latest exhibitions and newest works of art. 

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, October 13, 2019

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

10:30 AM  |  Tours & Talks

Meet Me at the Museum 

Art observation and conversation serve as a gateway to memories and social interaction during this tour designed for visitors living with Dementia and Alzheimer’s.

Free for everyone with advance registration

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

1:15 PM   |  Tours & Talks

Kingsley Lecture Series 

Sculptor, ceramist, and author Marc Lancet: Comparative art inquiry 

$8 Members
$5 Students/youth
$12 Nonmembers

Saturday, October 19, 2019

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

9:30 AM – 5 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Visual Sovereignty: A Symposium on Contemporary Native American Art and Activism 

Spend a day exploring Native American art and artists and the broader social and political issues they face.

$60 members
$70 nonmembers
With lunch: $80 members
With lunch: $90 nonmembers

Thursday, October 24, 2019

6:30 pm  |  Tours & Talks

Look & Learn

A mindful approach to art appreciation, this 30-minute exploration of a single artwork, led by experienced docents, is rich with group discussions full of surprises. Each Look & Learn encounter is different, and no prior art knowledge is required.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice, New on View dives into the latest exhibitions and newest works of art. 

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Saturday, October 26, 2019

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, October 27, 2019

11 AM, 12, 1, 2, AND 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker’s permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum. 

  

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Writers’ Block Gordon Lee Johnson

Columnist and author Gordon Lee Johnson (Cahuilla/Cupeño) discusses his book of short stories and essays, Bird Songs Don’t Lie: Writings from the Rez. 

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

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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Jazz Night: Kim Nalley

Bay Area legend Kim Nalley and her band heat up this summer’s concert series with a performance evoking the legendary divas of American jazz.

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Artist Talk: Nathan Youngblood

Preview the exhibition Pueblo Dynasties: Master Potters from Matriarchs to Contemporaries and hear Native American master potter Nathan Youngblood discuss his work and lineage.

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