Family and Public Programs
Workshops, Performances, and lectures
Each month, the El Paso Museum of Art offers a wide variety programs to the public. Check back often for upcoming programs.
Thursday, May 25, 6:00 PM
This end of the school year concert features students in the Art Beats partnership with Tocando, the El Paso Symphony’s afterschool program. The concert will include a piece based on the students’ improvised responses to an EPMA exhibition.
Family Day: Red All Over
10 AM-4 PM
Saturday, June 17
Celebrate red! Did you know that one of the most important shades of red was made from a crushed beetle? Adults and children can explore the exhibition The Red That Colored the World then enjoy art-making and demonstrations. Drop-in anytime. Activities designed for children 4+.
10 AM-1 PM
Create a one-of-a-kind woven necklace with EPMA artist Haydee Alonso. Artist Corina Bualle demonstrates the process of dyeing textiles using the cochineal beetle.
1 PM-4 PM
Learn to weave using yarns and natural materials with El Paso Las Artistas.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 10:00 AM
Impressions, an early stage social engagement program in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, offers an opportunity to engage with art and with others. Participants discuss select works of art in a facilitated conversation, along with time for socializing and refreshments. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900.
Art En Vivo Print Celebration
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 6 PM-8 PM
Enjoy an evening of live poster printing, Art en Vivo, with Proper Printshop, as we celebrate their generous donation of a portfolio of prints, which will be installed in the Museum School’s studio classrooms.
The El Paso Museum of Art Museum School and Educational Programs are generously supported by
The Marian Meaker Apteckar Foundation, Teresa E. Bustamante and Jorge A. Vergen, Wilma D. Moleen Foundation, Kirk and Judy Robison, W.L. and Louise E. Seymour Foundation, Shiloff Family Foundation, Texas Commission on the Arts, United Bank of El Paso del Norte, The El Paso Museum of Art Foundation, and The City of El Paso.
for more information
Call (915) 212-0300