Kids and families can explore the art and artists in the Bechtler collection through special hands-on art activities and family-focused museum tours during Family Day Saturday, February 11 from noon to 4:30 p.m. Drop in anytime during the afternoon.
Celebrate Valentine's Day by creating your own modern art-themed hand made Valentine's Day cards in the second-floor classroom. Explore the abstract art of Italian artist Italo Valenti by constructing a torn paper collage in the fourth-floor family gallery. Finally, create Alberto Giacometti-styled portraits using graphite pencils in the museum's lobby. Guided gallery tours are also available at 1 and 3 p.m. These tours are complimentary, and meet in the museum lobby.