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401 Harrison Street, 

Syracuse, NY 13202




As you get back to business this week, don't forget to schedule in something to look forward to this month.

Catch a great film or music recital, take a tour or class you've been too busy to take, or enjoy an engaging activity with your children or grandchildren. However you choose to fill up your January calendar, make sure it includes some of the offerings below!


Behind the Artist Film Series Screening

January 6


Members Free | Non-Members Free with Museum Admission 

Boom For Real: The Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat (2017), 1:18, Directed by Sara Driver

Boom for Real explores the pre-fame years of the celebrated American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, and how New York City, its people, and its tectonically shifting arts culture of the late 1970s and ’80s shaped his vision.

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Sunday Funday (All Ages)

January 9, 16, 23, 30


Members and children under 12 Free | $8 Non-Members

Warm-up with fun for the whole family this winter at the Everson. Every Sunday, come to explore the galleries, enjoy art-making, storytelling, and more!

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Pottery and Pour: Coil Pots

(Ages 21+)

January 20


$40 Members | $50 Non-Members

Experience the joy of clay in these evenings of creativity and fun. Learn the basics of hand-building to create your own work of art. Enjoy light refreshments and two complimentary drinks. All materials provided; firing fee included.


Free Third Thursday Tour

Mutual Affection: Victoria Schonfeld Collection

January 20, 6:00pm

Join us for a truly immersive experience on our January Third Thursday. Experience the Museum and learn about exhibitions and the history of the building through informal guided strolls. Afterwards, sip along and learn about a variety of wines with James Beckman, Regional Vice President of the American Wine Society.

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Abstract Weaving Workshop

(Ages 7+)

January 22


$20 Members | $25 Non-Members 

Inspired by the recent exhibition, AbStranded, children will create their own abstract, woven wall hangings. Artist and instructor Claire Joyce will help kids create their own striking, colorful weavings without a loom, and discuss the possibilities of weaving with a wide variety of materials and textures.


Acid Etching Workshop

(Ages 18+)

January 27


$30 Members | $40 Non-Members

Open to all levels of experience, this workshop explores the process of etching a design of your choice into metal using acid. Arrive with several ideas for drawings in mind.

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Opening Night Reception

January 28


Join us for our first opening night reception in two years. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, artist appearances, music by David Fulmer, and be the first to preview a museum-wide launch of incredible new exhibitions.

Featured exhibitions include:

  • Arlene Abend: Resolute
  • Charley Friedman: Soundtracks for the Present Future
  • CNY Artist Initiative Exhibition Series
  • Dawn Williams Boyd: Woe
  • Forever is Composed of Nows
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Charley Friedman: Soundtracks for the Present Future Live Music Recital

January 28


Join us for a live music recital that activates Charley Friedman: Soundtracks for the Present Future, an immersive auditory installation that combines over 70 second-hand guitars, mandolins, and basses to create a singular instrument.


Introduction to Pastels (Ages 16+)

January 29, February 5, 19, 26


$100 Members | $115 Non-Members

A four-part series of lessons (two hours each) designed as an introduction to pastel art techniques. Perfect for the beginner level artist and those seeking to increase foundational knowledge of the medium. With guidance from instructor/artist Eva Hunter, participants will discover how to unlock the creative potential of this attractive and versatile medium.


Zoom Book Club

Book: The Trip: Andy Warhol’s Plastic Fantastic Cross-Country Adventure by Deborah Davis.

Discussion: February 1, 6:30pm

The Everson Museum of Art and the Community Library of DeWitt & Jamesville are partnering to bring you an art-themed book club. Presented by the docents of the Everson, this social book club is open to adults and seniors looking to have a relaxing chat about a thrilling topic from the world of art.

The club is held each even month on the first Tuesday at 6:30pm on Zoom. The next session will be February 1 but you can start reading now!

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Monday: Closed

Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 11:00am – 5:00pm

Thursday: 11:00am – 8:00pm

Friday: 11:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am – 5:00pm 

Sunday: 10:00am – 5:00pm

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