Academy of Art Lectures
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The lecture series at Cranbrook Academy of Art is a critical and idiosyncratic look into the conversations and inquiry that drives the 11 departments in Art, Architecture and Design.
Family Day: Characters!
Saturday, January 19, 2019
11:00am - 2:00pm

Create your own masterpiece inspired by the museum's exhibition, Wild Vinyl: Designer Art Toys.
Happy Hour: Ceramics
Friday, January 25, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm

The galleries will be open late for artmaking inspired by Annabeth Rosen: Fired, Broken, Gathered, Heaped and the new exhibition Ian McDonald: In No Particular Order.
Museum Makery: Papermaking Basics With Heather Mawson
Thursday, January 31, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Learn to pull paper embedded with natural materials and create your own paper making tools.
History of Architecture Lecture Series: Building Types
Mondays, January 28, 2019 - March 4, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm

Join the Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research Collections Fellow Kevin Adkisson in this six-week lecture series on the history of building types.
Winter Greenhouse Sale
Friday, February 8, 2019 & Saturday, February 9, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm

Step into a tropical oasis and shop for houseplants that are sure to brighten up your home or office!
Steinway Piano Recital: Amanda Pabyan and Julia Siciliano
Sunday, February 17, 2019

Join us for a recital featuring renowned Metropolitan Opera soprano, Dr. Amanda Pabyan, and award-winning pianist, Julia Siciliano, performing on the Cranbrook House 1929 Steinway Piano.
Steinway Piano Recital: Simone Lamsma and Julia Siciliano
Sunday, March 17, 2019

Experience a recital featuring a selection of Brahms and Ravel performed by violinist, Simone Lamsma, with pianist, Julia Siciliano in the Cranbrook House Library.
Da Vinci Machines and Robotics
Through Sunday, January 13, 2019
Open during regular Institute hours

Don't miss your chance to witness the Renaissance through the mind and vision of Leonardo in our Da Vinci exhibit, presented by PNC Bank.
Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science Member Swap Weekend!
Saturday, January 19, 2019 & Sunday, January 20, 2019
During regular Institute hours

Show your Institute of Science member card at the front desk of Cranbrook Art Museum for FREE general admission.
Doom of the Dinosaurs: Are We Next?
Members-only Preview: Thursday, February 7, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm

Exhibit Open to the Public
Friday, February 8, 2019 - Sunday, September 1, 2019
Open during regular Institute hours

Journey to prehistoric times in our new exhibit and enjoy a presentation from a real paleontologist at our members event.
Open House
Sunday, January 13, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Meet some of our world-class teachers, get an up-close look at our facilities, and speak with members of our admissions team.
Chess Tournament
Saturday, January 26, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm

Enter your child in a six-round chess tournament with touch-move rules for grades K-12.

Please call 248.645.3678 or email summer@cranbrook.edu to learn more.
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