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PUBLIC EVENTS

July 4, 2015
The Museum will be closed in observance of Independence Day.

July 7-July 10, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
- Summer Camps, ages 6-12. Camps take place in morning and afternoon sessions. A wide variety of media such as painting, drawing, and comics will be offered. Check our website for more details.

July 9, 2015
6:00 p.m. -
Gordon Hughes Lecture.  Join us for an illustrated talk on "Robert Delaunay: From Cubism to Abstraction" by Dr. Gordon Hughes, Mellon Assistant Professor of Art History at Rice University.

July 11, 2015
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Spark Saturday. Have fun at "Spark Saturday!" The second Saturday of each month the museum offers programs for multiple generations. Spark Saturday programs are free and open to the public.  

July 12, 2015
12:00 p.m.
- Amplified Abstraction opens to the public. EPMA Members, children age 11 and under and Active Military personnel and their family with ID are Free. Non-member adults age 12+ are $5 per person. Woody and Gayle Hunt Family Gallery 

July 14-July 17, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
- Summer Camps, ages 6-12. Camps take place in morning and afternoon sessions. A wide variety of media such as painting, drawing, and comics will be offered. Check our website for more details.

July 18 - September 5, 2015
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Adult Classes, ages 15 and up.  Advanced Ceramics and Wheel-Throwing.  Check our website for more details.

July 21, 2015
10:00 a.m. -
Impressions is an early stage social engagement program in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, offering an opportunity to engage visually with art.  During the session, participants view and discuss select works of art in a group conversation facilitated by docents and museum staff.  Group is limited to 14 people.  Care partners remain with their loved ones at all times.  Pre-screening is required.  For more information, call the Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline at 1-800-272-3900.

July 21-July 24, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. -
Summer Camps, ages 6-12. Camps take place in morning and afternoon sessions. A wide variety of media such as painting, drawing, and comics will be offered. Check our website for more details.

July 23, 2015
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Please join us for a public open house to celebrate Chicano Colors from the Cheech Marin Collection in the Dede Rogers Special Events Gallery.

July 28-July 31, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
- Summer Camps, ages 6-12. Camps take place in morning and afternoon sessions. A wide variety of media such as painting, drawing, and comics will be offered. Check our website for more details.

July 30, 2015
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. -
 Soldier Art Workshops Reception.  In collaboration with the El Paso Art Association and Ft. Bliss Morale, Welfare and Recreation, the El Paso Museum of Art presents a one weekend exhibition of artwork created by students and volunteer artists participating in the Soldier Art Workshops presented by the El Paso Art Association. Artwork is on view July 30 through August 2. Free and open to the public.

August 4-August 7, 2015
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- Summer Camps, ages 6-12. Camps take place in morning and afternoon sessions. A wide variety of media such as painting, drawing, and comics will be offered. Check our website for more details.

August 8, 2015
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Spark Saturday. Join us on the second Saturday of each month and experience programs for multiple generations. Discovery workshops, Art Explorations, and PreK Book Club all take place to provide new opportunities for engaging with artwork. Also, join us in the Ginger Frances Seminar Room for the Creation Lab and let the materials spark your creativity.

August 18, 2015
10:00 a.m.
- Impressions. In partnership with the El Paso Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, Impressions offers an opportunity for people in the early stages of dementia and their care partners to socialize and participate in conversations about works of art on view at the EPMA. To inquire about participating in the program, please contact the Education Department at 915-532-1707.

September 12, 2015
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Spark Saturday. Join us on the second Saturday of each month and experience programs for multiple generations. Discovery workshops, Art Explorations, and PreK Book Club all take place to provide new opportunities for engaging with artwork. Also, join us in the Ginger Frances Seminar Room for the Creation Lab and let the materials spark your creativity.

September 15, 2015
10:00 a.m.
- Impressions. In partnership with the El Paso Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, Impressions offers an opportunity for people in the early stages of dementia and their care partners to socialize and participate in conversations about works of art on view at the EPMA. To inquire about participating in the program, please contact the Education Department at 915-532-1707.

September 17, 2015 
12:00 p.m.
- El Paso Symphony Orchestra and the El Paso Museum of Art present The French Connection. This performing arts collaboration in conjunction with Robert Delaunay and Albert Gleizes: The School of Paris - Modern Masters Series: Highlights from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum , organized by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York was made possible by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. Free. Dede Rogers Special Events Gallery and C2 Gallery.

4:00 p.m. - Reading the Easel Book Club in the Robert Hilary Hoy III Memorial Conference Room.  Explore the world of art without having to renew your passport! Free to EPMA Members, $10 for non-members. Call (915) 532-1701 extension 65 to register.

September 18 & 19, 2015 
6:00 p.m.
- Art Inspired pre-concert talk with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra. Free.  Join us for a discussion with EPMA Curator Patrick Shaw Cable, Ph.D., and EPSO Music Director Bohuslav Rattay and Resident Conductor Andy Moran. Dede Rogers Special Events Gallery. The Symphony is offering a 10% discount on tickets for that evening’s performance at the Plaza for EPMA Members. To purchase tickets please call (915) 532-3776.

September 24, 2015 
5:30 p.m.
- Public reception for Hal Marcus/Lyric Modern. Come meet the artist in person!  Free. Dede Rogers Special Events Gallery. This reception was generously sponsored by Morgan Stanley and Teresa E. Bustamante & Jorge Vergen-Rich. 

October 2, 2015
9:00 a.m.
- Marc Chagall: The Green Violinist - Modern Masters Series: Highlights from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, organized by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York opens to the public. Free. Peter and Margaret de Wetter Gallery  

October 6-11, 2015 
Collectors’ Club (CClub) trip to Seattle, Washington. All EPMA Members’ at the $250+ membership levels qualify for at-cost travel with the CClub.  For more information please contact Jeff Romney, Director of Development at (915) 532-1707 x 13. 

October 15, 2015
4:00 p.m.
- Reading the Easel Book Club in the Robert Hilary Hoy III Memorial Conference Room.  Explore the world of art without having to renew your passport! Free to EPMA Members, $10 for non-members. Call (915) 532-1701 extension 65 to register.

October 20, 2015
10:00 a.m.
- Impressions. In partnership with the El Paso Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, Impressions offers an opportunity for people in the early stages of dementia and their care partners to socialize and participate in conversations about works of art on view at the EPMA. To inquire about participating in the program, please contact the Education Department at 915-532-1707.

October 29, 2015
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
- Members’ Open House. Come and meet EPMA Staff and have a behind-the-scenes tour of the Museum.

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