Adult Programs

Our public programs and lectures allow members and visitors alike to explore a broad array of topics, encouraging deeper exploration of themes and ideas currently on view.

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Continuing 澳门网投十大信誉平台

Continuing 澳门网投十大信誉平台 at PAFA offers exceptional studio art classes and workshops for beginner to advanced artists outside of our degree programs, available to both museum members and the general public.

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艺术 on Broad: 周六s 是 for 艺术 Lovers!

Play and investigate in the galleries, with deep insights sh是d by guest artists, 策展人, and outside-the-box thinkers.

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艺术 At Noon

Enjoy free discussions and lectures with scholars and artists on weekdays at 12 PM. 艺术 At Noon covers a variety of topics related to PAFA’s exhibitions, 集合, and 是as of interest.

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艺术历史 and Appreciation

PAFA's 艺术历史 and Appreciation series is designed to increase the public's knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts through a series of lectures around a specific topic.

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艺术 & Medicine Programs

PAFA works with local medical schools to provide humanities-based training opportunities for medical students and professionals. 的se programs enhance the training of medical practitioners by improving their visual literacy as a means of improving one's ability to diagnose and reason from visual evidence.


Special Tours

Throughout the year PAFA presents a wide array of special tours devoted to a variety of topics related to exhibitions, our collection, 和更多的.

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座谈会 & 会议

Most years PAFA organizes programs that present new scholarship on American art, 历史, 和文化. 的se programs raise the level of discussion and understanding about important disciplines by bringing experts and new ideas into conversation with the public.


Traveling Lecture 系列

的 Traveling Lecture 系列, offered in conjunction with ongoing exhibitions, brings museum staff members to other institutions to give a talk about an artist or current exhibition on view.


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澳门十大信誉好的网站ing 艺术ist Program

Organized by PAFA MFA candidates, this free series brings an outstanding roster of local, national and international artists to campus each semester for lectures, 批评, and workshops. 的 program exposes students and the public to a range of artistic approaches and fosters discussion about contemporary art and ideas.

艺术 At Noon lectures in the fall supported by the Behrend Family in memory of Rose Susan Hirschhorn Behrend, a former docent at the Academy and a great supporter of its education programs. 艺术 at Noon lectures in the spring 是 supported by the Lefkoe Family, in memory of Mildren T. Lefkoe, a beloved member of the docents, having been in first vice president, 1987-89, and president, 1989-91.的 澳门十大信誉好的网站ing 艺术ists Program is supported by Abbot Downing.


PAFA offers programs for artists and art lovers of all ages and skill levels who want to learn about and make art.