FAM EVENT CALENDAR

Konstantin Simun: The Sacred in the Profane at the Museum of Russian Icons, Clinton, MA

  
Gallery talk at Museum of Russian Icons, Clinton, MA, with Curator Lisa Crossman

Saturday, March 23, 2pm

Light Robots

  2:3
Performance of Piene’s Light Robots and conversation led by Terrana Curatorial Fellow Candice Bancheri

Italian Film Festival: Paisan

Thursday, March 28, 6:30pm
1946, directed by Roberto Rossellini
Doors open at 6pm
Tickets:  Fitchburg State students, faculty, and staff, including ALFA students; FAM members: FREE; General admission: $5; Light snacks and select beverages included in ticket price; Beer and wine available for purchase.

Italian Film Festival: Golden Door

Friday, March 29, 6:30pm
2006, directed by Emanuele Crialese
Doors open at 6pm
Tickets:  Fitchburg State students, faculty, and staff, including ALFA students; FAM members: FREE; General admission: $5; Light snacks and select beverages included in ticket price; Beer and wine available for purchase.

Italian Film Festival: Terraferma

Saturday, March 30, 1pm
2011, directed by Emanuele Crialese
Doors open at 12:30p
Tickets:  Fitchburg State students, faculty, and staff, including ALFA students; FAM members: FREE; General admission: $5; Light snacks and select beverages included in ticket price; Beer and wine available for purchase.

Italian Film Festival: Juliet of the Spirits

Saturday, March 30, 4pm
1965, directed by Federico Fellini
Doors open at 3:30p
Tickets:  Fitchburg State students, faculty, and staff, including ALFA students; FAM members: FREE; General admission: $5; Light snacks and select beverages included in ticket price; Beer and wine available for purchase.

Girl Scout/Brownie Spring Program – Papyrus to Paper

  
Ages 7-12
Cost: 10/girl, $3.00/adult

First Thursdays

  
FREE admission 3–7 pm.Guided Tours at 4:30. The Fitchburg Farmers Market joins us through June.
Each month features a special activity or event.

The Legacy of Otto Piene

  
Performance of Piene’s Light Robots by artist John Powell, panel discussion, with Lynette Roth, Harvard Art Museums; George Fifield, Boston Cyberarts; and Seth Riskin, MIT; and poetic reflection by Piene’s widow, poet and media artist Elizabeth Goldring. FREE with Museum admission.

Hidden Treasures

Thursday, April 25, 2019     
1:00pm 3:00pm    
FREE specialized art appreciation program for individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related dementia and their caregivers. Pre-register by calling 978-345-4207. 
Art in Bloom & Refreshments

21st Annual Art in Bloom

  
April 25–28, 2019
Each spring FAM collaborates with the Laurelwood Garden Club to interpret our collection and special exhibitions with colorful floral displays.

Art in Bloom Champagne Reception

Friday, April 26    
6:00pm 8:00pm
Tickets are $30; $25 for FAM members. To purchase please call 978-345-4207 x306

Sky Art Event

  
Help fly one of Otto Piene’s inflatable sculptures, or swing by to observe and draw. Drawing supplies and tables will be available for children (and adults) to draw the floating sculptures. If you are interested in participating in the event, please contact Terrana Curatorial Fellow Candice Bancheri for more information:  fellow@fitchburgartmuseum.org.  All are welcome! FREE!
Location: Lowe Playground (located across the street from the Museum on Elm Street)
Saturday, April 27, 11am–3pm

First Thursdays

  
FREE admission 3–7 pm.Guided Tours at 4:30. The Fitchburg Farmers Market joins us through June.
Each month features a special activity or event.

Hidden Treasures

Thursday, May 9         
1:00pm 3:00pm  
FREE specialized art appreciation program for individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related dementia and their caregivers. Pre-register by calling 978-345-4207. Moving Objects & Refreshments

Pacific Islands Family Day

  
Travel to the Pacific Islands through art projects, a dance performance, and live animals.
FREE for everyone.

First Thursdays

  
FREE admission 3–7 pm.Guided Tours at 4:30. The Fitchburg Farmers Market joins us through June.
Each month features a special activity or event.

Fire, Light, and Protest

  
A conversation with exhibiting artist Joe Landry on his photographs of the Summer of 1969 in Boston and Curator Lisa Crossman on the work of Otto Piene. FREE with Museum admission.

Fitchburg Art Museum
185 Elm Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Phone 978-345-4207
Fax 978-345-2319
info@fitchburgartmuseum.org