Kimbell Education Blog

4Jun

Planning a family visit to the Kimbell? Looking at art together promises unlimited possibilities for adult and children of all ages and interests . . .

            “Wow—that statue is how old?”

            “Look, a train station. When do we get to ride a train again? Do you think this...

30May

Japan’s samurai culture is on our minds these days, so we decided to take a closer look at some intriguing details in this beautiful painting of the ancient capital of Kyoto from around the turn of the 17th century. At...

27May

Picnics, cartwheels, and lots of photography! This is what we’ve witnessed between the Kahn Building and Piano Pavilion as visitors have really been taking advantage of the beautiful green spaces around the Kimbell campus. Our outdoor sculptures are also enjoying attention, so we’ve taken the opportunity to host some studio programs focusing on large-scale...

21May

How do we evaluate the adult education programs we offer to our public at the Kimbell?  Careful planning and reflection are essential—but a less-studied approach can be eye opening, too.

Enter a recent impromptu survey of “informal learning” programs for adults—otherwise known as Wednesday Workshop, Studio Five 90, and Artful Readings.
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