In conjunction with Adria Arch’s exhibition, FAM is hosting a series of workshops for young people based on the intermingling of art forms. All workshops will be run by artist Adria Arch with dancer and professor of mathematics at Fitchburg State University, Catherine Buell, and Monkeyhouse Dance founder, dancer and choreographer Karen Krolak. FAM Curator Lisa Crossman and Executive Director of the Fitchburg Historical Society, Susan Navarre will provide historical context related to Arch’s and Norcross’s artworks and the cultural references made by each. Open to teens and adults age 12 and up. Maximum 15 dancers. Pre-registration is required. Participants are encouraged to attend both workshops, although it is not required. Fee: $5 FAM member / $10 non-member. Register now.
In the second workshop in the dance series we will explore how visual artists and dancers respond to a place or object. We’ll call on color, shape, and space as our inspiration. Open to teens and adults age 12 and up. Maximum 15 dancers. Pre-registration is required. Participants are encouraged to attend both workshops, although it is not required. You may also register for the workshop by calling 978-345-4207. Fee: $5 FAM member / $10 non-member. Register now.
An improvisational movement piece by young local dancers that responds to Adria Arch: Reframing Eleanor. Attendees participate in a guided experience as we respond to the art with movement. No experience necessary! Free with museum admission. Register now.
Join photographers Sage Sohier and David Hilliard for a discussion about their inspirations and techniques. Beverages and snacks provided. Cash bar. FAM Members FREE, non-members FREE with admission, and students FREE with ID.
Mark your calendars for our third annual A Night at the Museum. Enjoy an evening of music, food, and themed cocktails. Sponsorship opportunities available now. Email email@example.com for more information.