(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ

The Museum aims to be a center for community engagement and dialogue through a blend of cultural experiences, including lectures by distinguished artists and experts, conversations and book signings with renowned authors, opportunities to create art, musical performances, and films, and special programs to explore the galleries. Partnerships and collaborations are at the core of our public programs as we work with a wide range of area organizations to present timely and thoughtful programming, broaden our audience, share unique resources, and build stronger networks within our community.

 

You can purchase tickets to upcoming events below or at The Store at MAM. Call 973-259-5137 or stop by.

 

To book a group tour, visit Adult Tours.

 

New! Student Pricing
Discounted tickets for select programs are available for students. Select the appropriate ticket level from the drop down menu. Use of discounted tickets must be accompanied by proper ID.

 

Upcoming Programs

Thursday, August 23, 10:00 AM
3:00 PM

Sharon Pitts

 

Price:

 

$300

 

Member Price:

 

$270

 

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spend a concentrated period of time on your art, the way a professional artist does? Returning this summer, this intensive watercolor workshop offers the exciting opportunity to work towards a completed painting, large or small, or a series of studies form a vibrant and colorful still-life arrangement that focuses on pattern, texture, and composition. Students will receive individual attention and regular demonstrations of useful techniques to help develop their own creations. Some watercolor painting experience is required.

 

 

REGISTER

Friday, August 24, 10:00 AM
3:00 PM

Sharon Pitts

 

Price:

 

$300

 

Member Price:

 

$270

 

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spend a concentrated period of time on your art, the way a professional artist does? Returning this summer, this intensive watercolor workshop offers the exciting opportunity to work towards a completed painting, large or small, or a series of studies form a vibrant and colorful still-life arrangement that focuses on pattern, texture, and composition. Students will receive individual attention and regular demonstrations of useful techniques to help develop their own creations. Some watercolor painting experience is required.

 

 

REGISTER

Wednesday, September 05, 2:00 PM
3:00 PM

First Wednesday of the month

 

MAM invites people living with dementia and their care partners to explore art together during this free, interactive gallery program. Join MAM docents and educators in engaging with current exhibition through gallery conversations and hands-on activities. To make a reservation, please call 973-259-5136 or contact tours@montclairartmuseum.org. We request that each person with dementia is accompanied by one family member or caregiver. Coordinators at care facilities, please contact us to make an appointment for your group.

 

FREE

 

Looking Together is offered in partnership with the Montclair Institute for Lifelong Learning (MILL), an initiative of Lifelong Montclair funded by the Partners for Health Foundation.

 

Friday, September 07, 2:00 PM
3:00 PM

First Friday of the month

 

Join us for informal 30-minute gallery talks that provide an in-depth examination of one to two works of art on view in the galleries. Tours are led by MAM educators and docents.

 

FREE for Members / Included in Museum admission

Wednesday, September 12, 2:00 PM
3:30 PM

Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month

 

MAM invites area seniors to the Museum for an artistic social outing. Participants will enjoy an opportunity to learn about and creatively respond to art from the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. Each session will feature tours and engaging conversations in the galleries and thematically related art activities in Leir Hall. Refreshments will be served. To make a reservation, please call 973-259-5136 or contact tours@montclairartmuseum.org

 

FREE

 

Art in the Afternoon is offered in partnership with the Montclair Institute for Lifelong Learning (MILL), an initiative of Lifelong Montclair funded by the Partners for Health Foundation.

 

Sunday, September 16, 2:00 PM
3:00 PM

Third Sunday of the Month

 

Discover the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions through a docent-led tour.

 

FREE for Members / Included in Museum admission

Wednesday, September 26, 2:00 PM
3:30 PM

Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month

 

MAM invites area seniors to the Museum for an artistic social outing. Participants will enjoy an opportunity to learn about and creatively respond to art from the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. Each session will feature tours and engaging conversations in the galleries and thematically related art activities in Leir Hall. Refreshments will be served. To make a reservation, please call 973-259-5136 or contact tours@montclairartmuseum.org

 

FREE

 

Art in the Afternoon is offered in partnership with the Montclair Institute for Lifelong Learning (MILL), an initiative of Lifelong Montclair funded by the Partners for Health Foundation.

 

Wednesday, October 03, 2:00 PM
3:00 PM

First Wednesday of the month

 

MAM invites people living with dementia and their care partners to explore art together during this free, interactive gallery program. Join MAM docents and educators in engaging with current exhibition through gallery conversations and hands-on activities. To make a reservation, please call 973-259-5136 or contact tours@montclairartmuseum.org. We request that each person with dementia is accompanied by one family member or caregiver. Coordinators at care facilities, please contact us to make an appointment for your group.

 

FREE

 

Looking Together is offered in partnership with the Montclair Institute for Lifelong Learning (MILL), an initiative of Lifelong Montclair funded by the Partners for Health Foundation.