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NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

Mini Muse for Children

Mini Muse is a monthly education program for children 5-10 years old. In celebration of Caribbean-American Heritage Month, children will learn about the work of contemporary artist Ebony G. Patterson, who uses a kaleidoscope of jacquard fabrics to create mixed media installations. Children will create their own mixed media textile…


Free First Thursday

Free First Thursday Starry Nights Presented by PNC Bank with FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 5 – 8 pm. Enjoy: 2-for-1 specials on wine and craft beer light bites in the Museum Café drawings for prizes free admission to exhibitions hands-on art projects for…


NSU Art Museum offers Summer Art Classes for Grades 1 -12

Join us at the NSU Art Museum for art classes featuring: Drawing and Painting, Intro to Art, Photography, Character Design, Digital Arts, Fashion Design and More. Designed for grades 1 – 12. A limited number of scholarships are available. To register and for more information call 954-262-0239 or http://nsuartmuseum.org/learn/classes/  


Summer Art Classes for Adults

The NSU Art Museum is offering classes for adults featuring: Figure Drawing, Photography, Art History, Oil Painting and Adobe Photoshop. To register and for more information call 954-262-0239  or http://nsuartmuseum.org/learn/classes/    


Read Between the Wines: Book Discussion: The Swans of Fifth Avenue

Written by the author of The Aviators Wife, The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin is a novel about the New York “Swans” of the 1950s and the headline-making friendship between Truman Capote and socialite Babe Paley. This event is free and open to the public. Book may be purchased…


Family Day: Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta

Participate in a family tour of Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta. Learn about the history of Earth-Body Art invented by Mendieta. Use natural materials to  build a thought-provoking art installation and bring your own tablet or smart phone to document your artistic process. Students from NSU…


Free First Thursday Starry Nights

Free First Thursday Starry Nights Presented by PNC Bank with FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 5 – 8 pm. Enjoy: 2-for-1 specials on wine and craft beer light bites in the Museum Café drawings for prizes free admission to exhibitions hands-on art projects for…


Art Talk: Terrie Sultan, Director of the Parrish Art Museum, Chuck Close

Terrie Sultan, Director of the Parrish Art Museum and exhibition co-organizer, will discuss Chuck Close and the exhibition Chuck Close Photographs. The exhibition will be on view at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale March 20 – October 2, 2016. Free for Museum members; $15 non-members (includes opening reception). RSVP :…


Free First Thursday Starry Nights

Free First Thursday Starry Nights Presented by PNC Bank with FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 5 – 8 pm. Enjoy: 2-for-1 specials on wine and craft beer light bites in the Museum Café drawings for prizes free admission to exhibitions hands-on art projects for…


Art of Wine & Food Series: Red Revolution of the Heart

Join Caroline Gardner from Trinchero Family Estates as she takes guests on a journey of red wines. The monthly wine series includes small plates to complement each wine. Guests are invited to view the Museum’s galleries. Limited seating. Paid reservations required. $25 members at the Patron level and above; $40…


Art Roundtable: Silk

Join Fort Lauderdale-based textile artist Erin Bassett  on February 16, noon – 1:30 pm for a discussion on the fascinating history, invention and trade of silk fabric, and the unique characteristics that make it a medium of choice for artists and designers to express their artistic vision. Free for Museum…


Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta Art Talk and Opening Reception

Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta presents the largest number of artist Ana Mendieta’s films seen together in the U.S. Until now, many of Mendieta’s films have had only limited exposure. One of the most influential Cuban-American artists of post-World War II era, Mendieta’s synthesis of…


Family Day: Art and Technology, Sept. 26

Join NSU Art Museum and Broward County Main Library on Sept. 26 to learn ways in which artists use technology in their practice. Join museum educators for technology-inspired art workshops, the Broward County Main Library Youth Services department for an art and technology story time and Broward County Sheriff’s Office…


Read Between the Wines: Create Dangerously

Join the museum’s discussion group in discussing Edwidge Danticat’s “Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work”. Book description: In this deeply personal book, the celebrated Haitian-American writer, Edwidge Danticat, reflects on art and exile. Inspired by Albert Camus and adapted from her own lectures for Princeton University’s Toni Morrison Lecture…


Summer Starry Nights

The NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale will begin offering FREE admission to the public every Thursday night starting July 2 from 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM. Patrons are invited to come experience breathtaking exhibitions, thought-provoking lectures and fascinating films. The Museum Café will also be featuring two for one beer…


NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale to Unify its Education Programs and Expand Outreach to Community

Photo credit: Steven Brooke NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale recently implemented a new comprehensive education program that  consolidates all of its education programs into its main building at One East Las Olas Boulevard and greatly expands its outreach to the community. The Studio School has been located at its address,…


Open House: AutoNation Academy of Art + Design

Join us for hands-on demonstrations and tour the Academy’s studios, including drawing and painting, ceramics, printmaking, graphic arts and more. Printmaking demonstration scheduled for 1 pm. Free and open to the public. This event will take place at the AutoNation Academy of Art + Design, located at Four West Las Olas…


ArtTalk: David A. Ross: Reimagining Art Education

This talk is the inaugural event for The Art of Teaching Art conference on creativity and innovation in art education, which will take place at the NSU Art Museum on April 18 at 2pm. David A. Ross is chair of the innovative MFA program in Art Practice at New York’s…


Jets Thursday: Poetry Slam

In honor of National Poetry Month, the JETS invite you to an open poetry reading on April 16 at 6pm. Enjoy a tour of Kahlo, Diego + Mexican Modern Art exhibition followed by cocktails and conversation with fellow poetry lovers. Guests will have the opportunity to write a poem about…


Art of Wine & Food Series: Spain

Art of Wine & Food Series: Spanish Wines Learn the art of food pairing during these fun wine tasting series. This evening will focus on Spanish wines from Marques de Riscal this month, pairing them with light bites to compliment the Spanish flavors, presented by Jose Luis Muguiro. $40 per person;…


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