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There’s always something new happening here at the museum!

Please note, to best care for our youngest community members and staff, we are requiring face coverings inside our building at all times. All classes and workshops held at the museum are at a limited capacity and enforce social distancing.


 

Upcoming Classes

CREATIVE CONNECTIONS: WEEK 2! SUMMER CAMP AT THE AKMA – AUGUST 10 – 13, 2021

Did you miss our first week of summer camp in June? Join us to explore art-making, the creative process, special techniques, and ways of looking at art. We will have different hands-on activities than week 1, all directly inspired by the AKMA permanent collection. Register TODAY.

COLORED PENCIL HAPPY HOUR – TUESDAYS IN AUGUST

An adult coloring class? Yes, please! Wind down after work by learning something new. Join us Tuesday nights in August to relax, unwind, have a drink, and experiment with colored pencil drawing. From 5:30 to 7:30 pm, award-winning artist Wanda Taylor will walk you through the process step by step, layer by layer, as you learn her methods in colored pencil. REGISTER HERE.

PORTRAIT DRAWING WITH CODY WHEELOCK – AUGUST 14, 2021

In this workshop artist Cody Wheelock will lead students in creating charcoal drawings of people and animals.  He will explain the basics of using charcoal, facilitate some exploratory exercises and teach students how to incorporate chalk with their charcoal on toned paper.  Students will use their own photo reference as Cody guides them through the process of creating a finished drawing of their chosen subject.  This one-day class is a great opportunity for both beginner and experienced artists alike! SIGN UP HERE.


Exhibitions

Curious about our exhibitions? Every year we host over 12 temporary exhibitions as well as the permanent collection. Find out what’s on right HERE.


Special Events

Are you interested in holding a special event at the Albrecht-Kemper? Whether you’re planning wedding, birthday party, welcoming a new employee, or a shower or engagement, we provide a unique and meaningful setting for your special occasion. We would be happy to speak with you about our beautiful facilities and how we can accommodate your needs for public or private events. To find out more, visit our Special Events page.

Are you interested in paranormal activity? Find out more about our Ghost Hunting Tours.