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Adults: Gallery/Studio Program

Registration for spring 2019 is now closed. Check back in August for the fall schedule.

The Gallery/Studio Program offers fun and challenging studio art courses. Be inspired and guided by professional teaching artists and create your own art with new and traditional materials. All levels of experience welcome!

Spring 2019 Courses

Painting: Politics, Identity, and Disability
Saturdays, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
Saturdays, 1:30–3:30 pm

Explore themes of pain, illness, and perseverance in this class focused on the art and life of Frida Kahlo. See how the artist channeled personal challenges and politics into artistic production, while you learn new painting techniques with water-based oil.

Photography: Your Story
Sundays, 1:30–3:30 pm
Strengthen your skills with a camera and explore documentation as a form of storytelling. After visiting the Luce Center for American Art, learn how to set up a photo studio, compose the perfect shot, and capture the people and objects in your life that help tell your story.

Printmaking: Get the Word Out
Sundays, 1:30–3:30 pm
See how artists combine language and visual art in the exhibition Something to Say: Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine, Deborah Kass, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, and Hank Willis Thomas. Practice new techniques with linocuts and screen printing that bring text and image together. Make multiples of your prints and get your art out into the world.

Spring 2019 Schedule
Saturdays: March 2–May 12 (no class April 20)
Sundays: March 3–May 13 (no class April 21)

All classes are two hours long.

Course fees
Members: $285; non-Members: $305
Members receive a discount on all courses. Email membership@brooklynmuseum.org or call 718.501.6326 for your required Membership promotional code.

Parking
Parking is available for Gallery/Studio Program students and families. After the free 15-minute drop-off period, the hourly rate applies.

We also offer classes for kids and teens.

Questions? Email us at gallery-studio@brooklynmuseum.org.