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AT THE MUSEUM SUMMER EDITION 2014: ASIAN ART MUSEUM

July 8, 2014 FRIDAY! Never thought the week would come to the weekend, but it’s here and Esquisses is looking to the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco California. The museum has really something to offer for kids. I checked out the Education page and here’s what they got: Most Popular Appreciating Chinese Calligraphy An Introduction to Chinese Bush Painting Techniques A Walk Through the Chinese Galleries School Programs Registration for 2014-2015 School Year Storytelling Tours (Grades K-6) Gallery Tours & Workshops (Grades 4-12) Teacher-Guided Visits & Special Exhibition Tours (Grades K-12) Summer 2014 School Tours – Available June 17 – September 26, 2014. Tuesday – Friday, 10:30 am, up to 60 students. Tours last one hour. Tours are free w/pre-registration. Allow 2 weeks to receive your confirmation email. Visit Summer School Tours page. Contact their webpage below or 415.581.3691. stART School Tours (Ages 3-6) Themed Storytelling Tours (Grades K-6) Available tours includes Animal Tales (Grades K-2); Heroes & Sheroes (Grades K-6); Tricksters! (Grades 3-6) Museum Highlights: Great Works (Grades 4-12) The tour doesn’t include Special Exhibition …

AT THE MUSEUM SUMMER 2014: SAN ANTONIO MUSEUM OF ART

June 20, 2014 Friday…..it’s Friday! The month of June is going by swiftly. San Antonio Museum of Art is the focus today. For a few new followers, this is the Summer 2014 edition of At the Museum. We’re looking at museums that have activities and events for kids and families. San Antonio Museum of Art has plenty for children and families. Like……     First Sunday: First Sunday is where kids get to explore the collection, create art and to share. This program is free for children 12 and under. Children and families are invited to explore the collections, create art and share Sundays at the Museum. Enjoy interactive fun to include sketching, painting, storytelling, films, performances and more.   Family Flicks: A new outdoor film series in collaboration with Slab Cinema. It is held every second Saturday at sundown from February till November. There are special performances and art activities one hour prior to screening time. During inclement weather, it will be held inside the auditorium. Art Crawl (caregivers & babies 0-18 months): Every second Thursday …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: OX-BOW ART RESIDENCE

June 18, 2014 Hey! We’re still in the search of art residencies for this summer. Most residences have already started the summer and the fall deadlines may have passed, but you have the time to choose which one suits you. So don’t worry your little head off! Today we’ll head over to what Ox-Bow (which just celebrated 103 years) has to offer. Located at Saugatuck, Michigan, at the edge of Tallmadge Woods, Ox-Bow has a quiet, peaceful atmosphere. The campus is made of several studios: a painting and drawing studio, a paper/book studio, a ceramic studio, an open air metal sculpture studio, and an open air glassblowing facility. The deadlines for Summer was April 6 (2 and 3 week residency June 1 – August 16, 2014) and the one for fall was last month on May 11 (2 to 5 week residency August 31 – October 4, 2014). Don’t fret….there are accepting proposals for January 2015 Interim Session, as well as the Summer 2015 Session. Proposals are due Monday, May 5, 2015. Winter Interim Session: …