Fall Architecture Opening
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.
There will be a free, architecture-focused tour at 2:30 p.m. led by Sarah Butler through the fields. The exhibiting architects and the Director of Art Omi: Architecture, Warren James, will give remarks in the Benenson Center at 4 p.m.
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.
FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH
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.
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.