Day at the Museum

Event Type Exhibitions, Special Events
Date calendar  Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time clock  10:00am - 5:00pm (7h)

Join us for a Day at the Museum! Watch the installation of sculptures in the FIA's Hurand Courtyard, enjoy glassblowing demonstrations, exhibition tours, and so much more.

Free admission for all thanks to Huntington Bank!
Glassblowing demonstrations are free thanks to McLaren Health Care!

10:00a–5:00p | Galleries are Open 

10:00a | Philip Haas: Four Seasons Installation
Hurand Sculpture Courtyard
Weather permitting, witness the on-site assemblage of Philip Haas’s monumental re-creations of Giuseppe Arcimboldo’s Four Seasons.

11:00a–4:00p | Glassblowing Demonstrations 
Art School Hot Shop 
Drop-ins welcome throughout the day.

11:00a | Tour of From the Flame
Harris – Burger Gallery
Hear about the process of organizing the juried exhibition From the Flame with Associate Curator Sarah Kohn. First come, first serve.

1:00p | Tour of Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper
Hodge & Henry Galleries
Experience this exquisite exhibition with an FIA docent.

1:00p–3:00p | Pop-in Q&A with Conservator
Viola E. Bray Gallery
Drop-in and observe conservator Howard Sutcliffe work on the FIA’s Rinaldo and Armida tapestries and ask him questions about the work of a conservator.

4:00p | Film and Director Q&A
FIA Theatre
Join director/screenwriter Philip Haas for a screening of The Music of Chance. Based on the book of the same name, this 1993 American drama stars Mandy Patinkin and James Spader as drifters in a poker game with two odd millionaires. The film will be followed by a Q&A.