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Tuesday Tours

Every Tuesday, guided exhibition tours are offered from 12:00 to 12:30 PM.

The Tuesday Tours for the Fall Exhibition will begin Tuesday, October 6.

Chris Scofield Reading

Thursday, October 8, 7:00 PM

Chris Scofield is a novelist and short story writer. She’s worked with authors Ursula K. Le Guin and Tom Spanbauer and is a former special education, art, and preschool teacher. Scofield studies cello, travels internationally, and lives in Eugene, Oregon. She is the author of The Shark Curtain.

Sign Up for Docent Training

Applications Due Thursday, October 15.

Docents play an important role in the Schneider Museum of Art’s community programs.  The Museum trains docents to lead tours and field trips, and act as exhibition interpreters at museum events. We ask that prospective docents submit an application and commit to attending a series of four training session held on Tuesdays from 1 to 3 PM on October 20 and 27, and November 3 and 10.  Please click here for an application and information.

More on Chuck Close – Carina Evangelista Lecture

Thursday, October 22
5:00 PM
Free and Open to the Public
Meese Auditorium

Carina Evangelista, editor of the Chuck Close Catalogue Raisonné with Artifex Press will be giving a lecture on Chuck Close’s prints, works, and Catalogue Raisonné. Join us for an experience to learn more about Close’s body of work, his techniques, and current efforts to comprehensively catalogue his career.

Fourth Friday Concert Series

Friday, October 23, noon
Schneider Museum of Art
Free of Charge

Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard performing as the duet, Control Voltage Therapy, begin another concert series at the Schneider Museum of Art. The series continues their exploration of space as a compositional tool, this time, expanding the quadraphonic sound into all four galleries of the Museum.  Besides the Buchla Easel: Electric Music Box, Barton and Bayard will be exploring other acoustic instruments. The performance is free and open to the public.

FREE Family Days

Saturdays, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
October 24
November 7
December 5

Save the dates! Our FREE Family Days will be on the following Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM: October 24th, November 7th, and December 5th. Join us for hands-on creative expressions and in-museum activities to explore the fall exhibition, Breaking Pattern.