Spectacular Saturdays

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Join us and make every Saturday spectacular!

Discover, create, and participate in Art Venture with art-making activities and community educational programming. From 10:00am - 5:00pm, visit our current exhibitions, try a gallery scavenger hunt with your family and friends to win a prize, and enjoy community collaborations, guest performances, and so much more!

Each Saturday we introduce a brand new selection of craft activities relating to one of the museum's current exhibitions or a special community event! These projects will be available throughout the week inside of Art Venture, open from 10:00am - 5:00pm every Tuesday - Saturday, located on the first floor of the museum.

$5 per child (17 and under), adults and chaperones free

Art Venture is always free to Museum Members.


Saturday, December 20, 2014

Drawing Expedition

Art Venture Activities: Learn to draw manga characters, learn to draw simple step by step animals, let your imagination run wild with scribble drawing, create your own holiday ornament, and try out a mixed media art project at our painting station!

Saturday, December 27, 2014


Art Venture Activities: Build a 3D paper sculpture of a house or other creative structure, use watercolors to decorate images of the Taubman Museum of Art and other famous structures, design a building on graph paper - then try and build it with our wide assortment of wooden blocks! The learning station will provide books and images of all types of architecture to inspire your art projects.

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Explore the Artists of Beg, Borrow, and Steal

Family Tour  |  11:00am  |  free to members, $5 non-members, included in Art Venture activity fee

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Journey to Mexico - Between Two Worlds: Annette Nancarrow in Mexico and America

Storybook Readings about Mexican Artists  |  11:00am and 1:00pm  |  Art Venture

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Funky, Fuzzy, and Fun! - Fuzzy Kudzu

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Bring to Life a Still Life - Gerry Bannan: Vanitas

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Real to Surreal - Paul and John Paul Caponigro: Generations