Upcoming at Art Omi

Art Omi seeks to foster an environment of creative exploration and exchange, professional opportunity and exposure, and a stylistically and culturally diverse community for creative artists from around the world. Through our programs and resulting public events – including our Residency Programs, The Fields Sculpture Park, Architecture Omi, and Education Omi – Omi contributes to a vibrant arts culture locally, regionally, and internationally.

Every Wednesday
5 – 6:30 PM

Open Contemporary Drawing for Adults

Every Wednesday
5 – 6:30 PM
Benenson Center

This weekly drawing group offers time and space for individuals who wish to continue to hone their drawing skills in an independent environment. Participants work indoors in the light-filled Benenson Visitors Center and gallery or outdoors in the landscape of The Fields sculpture park.

Sep 5, 2018 – Jun 5, 2019
9 – 10:30 AM

Artful Playgroup

Sep 5, 2018 – Jun 5, 2019
9 – 10:30 AM
Benenson Center

FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH
Ages 2-4
2018/2019 Playgroup meets on September 5, October 3, November 7, December 5, January 2, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, and June 5.

Every Saturday
10 AM – 12 PM

Saturday Children's Workshops

Every Saturday
10 AM – 12 PM
Benenson Center

Join us on Saturday mornings for this popular workshop for young artists ages 5 - 12! Based on a weekly theme and inspired by artworks in The Fields, Architecture, and the Visitors Center Gallery, each workshop includes an outdoor adventure and a hands-on artmaking activity. Led by teaching artists, children are divided into two groups by age and participate in developmentally appropriate projects that encourage curiosity, experimentation, and creative thinking through a variety of materials and experiences.

Saturday, Sep 22
12 – 1 PM

Artist Walk: Intro to The Fields Sculpture Park

Saturday, Sep 22
12 – 1 PM
The Fields Sculpture Park

Artist Walk is a free tour with local artist Sarah Butler. Artist Walk invites visiting individuals and groups for introduction to featured exhibitions and permanent installations at The Fields Sculpture Park. Conversations focus on design, cinema and cultural studies beginning in Benenson Center. For more info, to suggest topics of discussion, or to arrange for a private tour, please contact: events@artomi.org.

Saturday, Sep 22
5 PM

Writers: Fall Reading + BBQ

Saturday, Sep 22
5 PM
Benenson Center

A distinguished group of international writers and translators currently in residence at Art Omi will read from their works. Following the event, Art Omi invites visitors to gather for a barbeque feast and reception with the writers, for which donations are appreciated.

Saturday, Sep 29
10 – 11 AM

Artist Walk: Intro to The Fields Sculpture Park

Saturday, Sep 29
10 – 11 AM
Benenson Center

Artist Walk is a free tour with artist Sarah Butler. Artist Walk invites visiting individuals and groups for introduction to featured exhibitions and permanent installations at The Fields Sculpture Park. Conversations in design, cinema and cultural studies beginning in Benenson Center. For more info or to suggest topics of interest, write to: events@artomi.org.

Saturday, Oct 6
2 – 5 PM

Fall Architecture Opening

Saturday, Oct 6
2 – 5 PM

Join us for our 2018 Fall Opening to inaugurate new works in the Benenson Center & and Architecture Field 01. Free and open to the public with refreshments available.

Art Omi: Architecture will open the exhibition OnSite: Karla Rothstein in the Kantor Lobby of the Benenson Visitors Center, along with the inauguration of three new pavilions in Architecture Field 01 by Vruti Desai + Avinash Sharma, Viola Ago + Hans Tursack, and Caroline O’Donnell + Martin Miller. The exhibiting architects and the Director of Art Omi: Architecture, Warren James, will give remarks in the Benenson Center at 4 p.m.

Oct 20 – 20
12 – 1 PM

Artist Walk: Intro to The Fields Sculpture Park

Oct 20 – 20
12 – 1 PM
The Fields Sculpture Park

Artist Walk is a free tour with local artist Sarah Butler. Artist Walk invites visiting individuals and groups for introduction to featured exhibitions and permanent installations at The Fields Sculpture Park. Conversations focus on design, cinema and cultural studies beginning in Benenson Center. For more info, to suggest topics of discussion, or to arrange for a private tour, please contact: events@artomi.org.

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