Kimbell Education Blog


Thanks to the wonderful group of educators who participated in last week's Summer Institute for Teachers. We had a lot of fun with this group, and loved that they really got into their samurai-inspired creations.

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Focusing on a single theme or idea during your family visit is a great way to keep everyone excited and focused. We tend to like broad or simple themes. They generate more options in the galleries and appeal to more people. 

Animals are a...


Meet Chibinda Ilunga: warrior, hunter, explorer. He was a powerful ruler in the central African savanna and revered as an ancestral hero for hundreds of years.



Our Artful Readings program brings together two things we love—great literature and art! The Kimbell’s book discussion group enjoys selected readings and explores relevant artworks on view in the galleries.

In this series of blog posts, join us to learn about some of our favorite picks and the topics covered during these Friday night discussions.