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.

    

Art en Vivo Print Celebration
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Members Preview
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday, June 29

Enjoy an evening of live printing, Art en Vivo, with Proper Printshop.  Celebrate Proper's generous donation of a portfolio of prints to the El Paso Museum of Art.


Impressions
10:00 AM
Tuesday, July 18 & August 15
Enjoy facilitated conversation about art along with socializing time and refreshments.   Pre-registration is required.  For more information, call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900.

The Color Red, Artists Panel and Fashion Show
5:30 PM
Thursday, July 20
El Paso Energy Auditorium and EPMA Galleries
Have you ever wondered how or why artists choose their colors?  Get an inside view when artists Hal Marcus, Ricardo Chavarria, and Aaron Torres share their thoughts on color, with a focus on red.  The panel will be followed by a show of Mr. Torres’ “Red” fashion creations, and light refreshments.


Families
Animated!
12 PM-4 PM
Saturday, July 22,
Dress as your favorite animated character and enjoy a day at EPMA!  Don’t miss the exhibition An American Animator, Don Bluth and join Vikki and Shawn Gibson, animators on the films Anastasia, Bartok the Magnificent, and Titan A.E., as they demonstrate the process of animation and flipbook design.  

Drop in anytime, but be prepared to sing along with Kids-N-Co as they perform songs from your favorite animated films at 1 pm. Activities are designed for children 4+.  


A Taste of Red (Wine!)
6:00 PM
Thursday, August 17

Join us for an insightful and inspiring wine-tasting in celebration of the exhibition The Red That Colored the World. Led by Certified Sommelier, Manny Jemente, we will enjoy examples of the many shades and expressions of red wine. Mr. Jemente is co-owner of Salt Box Pours and Provisions and is the only restaurant-based Certified Sommelier in El Paso. Manny will show us how best to develop our own skills and passion. Tickets are $15 for EPMA members and $20 for not-yet members. This program is sponsored by the El Paso Museum of Art Foundation, a nonprofit organization that proudly and enthusiastically supports the museum’s exhibitions and programs. Space is limited.  To reserve a seat in advance, visit epmafoundation.org

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