Events Calendar

All events are free and open to everyone unless otherwise noted. See individual listings for events that require registration.

December 13

Activity

Finals in the Flex Space Study Breaks

1PM – 4PM
SPENCER MUSEUM OF ART, RM 320, FLEX SPACE

Take a break during finals for some art and coffee to calm the mind and energize your thinking.

Sponsored By: Student Advisory Board

December 14

Activity

Finals in the Flex Space Study Breaks

1PM – 4PM
SPENCER MUSEUM OF ART, RM 320, FLEX SPACE

Take a break during finals for some art and coffee to calm the mind and energize your thinking.

Sponsored By: Student Advisory Board

December 15

Activity

Finals in the Flex Space Study Breaks

1PM – 4PM
SPENCER MUSEUM OF ART, RM 320, FLEX SPACE

Take a break during finals for some art and coffee to calm the mind and energize your thinking.

Sponsored By: Student Advisory Board

December 17

Activity

Art Cart It’s a Balancing Act

1PM – 4PM
GALLERY 407

The Art Cart is a drop-in activity station designed for families and other groups to enjoy hands-on art projects together, taking inspiration from original works of art. Learn about balance and motion in art, then work together to create a mobile inspired by artist Alexander Calder.

Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art

December 30

Talk

Home for the Holidays Tour: From Jewel to Portal—The New Spencer Museum

1PM – 3PM
SPENCER MUSEUM OF ART, GALLERY 317, SAM AND CONNIE PERKINS CENTRAL COURT

Every year, Spencer Museum Director Saralyn Reece Hardy spends an afternoon in the galleries welcoming visitors and leading informal tours to celebrate the holiday season. Tours begin every hour at 1, 2, and 3 PM. Join us and make this Spencer Museum tradition your own.

Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art

April 09

Activity

Day of Creativity

12PM – 3PM
SPENCER MUSEUM OF ART

This annual community program sponsored by and Spencer Museum of Art, KU Natural History Museum and The Commons will include performances, demonstrations, and hands-on activities that celebrate creativity. Local food trucks will be onsite selling refreshments. Explore creative processes in different disciplines and awaken your own creative side! This event is free and fun for all ages.

Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art, Natural History Museum, The Commons