Programs for adults provide stimulating ideas to enhance your understanding and enjoyment of works of art in our collections and exhibitions. Whether you prefer interactive conversations in front of a single work of art, lectures and symposia exploring art and ideas, or lively and creative performances related to our collections, you will find a program of interest at the Gallery.

Programs for Adults

Gallery Talks, Tours, and More

Talks and tours are a great way to learn by looking at original works of art. The Gallery offers a variety of talks and tours on a wide range of artists, cultures, and time periods to suit your interests. Lectures, panel discussions, artist talks, master classes, and other events provide thought-provoking perspectives on art in the Gallery’s collections and exhibitions.

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Resources for Adults

Guided and Self-Guided Tours for Adult Groups

Groups of adults can explore the Gallery’s collections and exhibitions on guided tours led by our teaching staff or on self-guided tours on their own. Whether you want an overview of the collection and the museum’s architecture, a closer look at collection highlights, or a thematic exploration of a specific topic, the Gallery offers a range of ways to engage with art.

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Nolen Center Library

The Nolen Center Library is the heart of the Gallery’s new Nolen Center for Art and Education. The library houses a focused collection of books, exhibition catalogues, articles, documents, and databases related to the highlights of our museum, and it is open to all visitors.

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The Gallery welcomes all visitors and is committed to making its collection, buildings, programs, and services accessible to all audiences.

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Ancient Art
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American Paintings and Sculpture
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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Asian Art
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Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
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Indo-Pacific Art