Summer Season Opening in the Park

Saturday, May 25
1 – 4 PM

Sculpture & Architecture Park


Kick off the summer season at Art Omi! The Summer Season Opening celebrates the 2019 exhibition program with a lively afternoon of events, performance, refreshments, and more!

Commemorating the opening of installations by Andrea Bowers, Sarah Braman, Atelier Van Lieshout, Matthew Geller, Goshka Macuga, Virginia Overton, Arlene Shechet, Brian Tolle, and Christopher Wool.

Plus the opening reception for the solo exhibition David Shrigley: To Be Of Use, featuring a live performance at 3 p.m. in the Newmark Gallery by Melissa Auf der Maur, Arone Dyer, Rebecca Ruth Borrer, Matt Norman, Jared Ashdown, and Ian Gutierrez.

Click here to purchase a limited edition David Shrigley To Be Of Use tote bag!

In the Architecture Fields, experience the debut of new pavilions by Yolande Daniels, Hou de Sousa, Aleksandr Mergold, and BASE Studio.

From 1 to 4 p.m., Art Omi: Education hosts its annual Block Party in the Education Pavilions, where children and families embark on a collaborative building project. All are welcome to spend a short or a long time working on this temporary installation. 

Art Omi welcomes the public to its events and grounds free of charge.

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10 AM – 12 PM

Saturday Kids Workshop: Summer Series

Every Saturday
10 AM – 12 PM
Benenson Center

Our Summer Series Saturday Workshops run every weekend through August 31st! This year, teaching artist Dorothea Osborn will lead kids in an ongoing collaborative sculpture project that will progress over the course of the summer. Drop-in any weekend to be a part of this large-scale building experience!

Aug 15 – Oct 24
5 – 7:30 PM

Open Figure Drawing for Adults

Aug 15 – Oct 24
5 – 7:30 PM
Newmark Gallery


Gather in the Newmark Gallery on Thursday evenings to sketch, draw, and render from a live male or female nude model. Open to artists of all skill levels ages 16+, each two-hour sessions is self-guided and intended to provide time and space for members of our local community to share in the exploration of this traditional art practice.

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