Let's kick off the New Year of Art after Dark with creative flair!
Puppets Amongus presents the oldest art form in the world... Storytelling with shadows!
Master puppet maker Matt Cotten teams up with musician Dante Rosano to tell short stories with sound and shadows.
6 pm: «Horse Hooves and Chicken Feet»
7 pm: «The Enchanted Ax»
Visitors can also play in «Zoomorphia,» and interactive shadow experience. The Head of a tiger.. .a buffalo body. .with ballerina legs? Use puppet pieces to invent one-of-a-kind creatures. Then puppeteer the characters on a giant screen!
If paper is your medium, join Young Rembrandts of Tucson in the Art Studio for a step-by-step drawing lesson and create your own cartoon character.
Every second Saturday, the Museum hosts two local arts groups at the Museum for FREE hands-on fun from 5:30-8 pm. Enjoy our beautiful courtyard, or step inside for some play-based learning. The first 400 people who attend will get a pass for one free visit to the museum.
Thanks to the David and Lura Lovell Foundation, Finley Family Foundation and Tucson Federal Credit Union for their sponsorship of Art after Dark.
Love Art after Dark? Please consider making a donation when you visit!
The Museum requires entering adults to be accompanied by kids (under 18) and all children must be supervised by an adult.