Yoga in the museum
July 23 | 10:30 – 12 PM
Connect to the artwork of Tony Fitzpatrick like never before. This 75 minute “VIBE Flo” yoga class combining movement, breath and music, will take place in the galleries surrounded by his “Secret Bird” series. VIBE stands for vinyasa, invert, breathe, and explore. Each sequence incorporates these four elements, and this class will focus particularly on honoring and promoting creative energy.
All levels welcome. BYOM (bring your own mat)
Film Screening: "Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists"
August 10 | 6 – 8:30 PM
DePaul Art Museum is excited to host a screening of the 2014 award-winning documentary film by Pentimenti Productions, “Hairy Who & the Chicago Imagists.” The film tells the history of the influential, yet under-recognized group of Chicago artists that came to be known as the Chicago Imagists. Barbara Rossi, who was a prominent member of the group and whose work can be seen in DPAM’s current exhibitions Barbara Rossi: Poor Traits and Barbara Rossi: Eye Owe You!, is featured in the film. Join Barbara and DPAM Director, Julie Rodrigues Widholm at 6 PM for a guided tour of the exhibitions before the screening begins.
Free and open to everyone. RSVP recommended.
Kids Collage Workshop
August 14 | 3 – 5 PM
Inspired by the works on view in Tony Fitzpatrick: The Secret Birds at DePaul Art Museum, The Paintbrush art studio is leading a hands-on workshop on the art of collage. Kids and their families will have a great time learning about the work of Chicago artist Tony Fitzpatrick while creating beautiful collages of their own to take home.
Ages 4 – 10 | All children must be accompanied by a participating adult. RSVP required.