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Laumeier Sculpture Park will be open for evening admission to host a series of new events and educational programming this Fall and Winter! Laumeier After Dark is a new series designed to provide visitors the opportunity to explore the park in a different light—that of the moon! Laumeier’s mission is dedicated to engaging community through art and nature. A portion of that commitment involves making art available for viewing in all phases of nature, including every season, day and night. Stationary art is fluid when exposed to nature. Colors change, shadows change, silhouettes reveal shapes that inspire a new characteristic of the figure. Sculpture can take on an entirely different form at night, and we want to share this experience with our visitors!

Light The Way, the first of two major events in the After Dark series, is inspired by our current exhibition, David Hutson, Memory & Desire: A Personal Exploration of Neon Art, Past and Present. The event is open to all visitors to explore the Park at night. Join us for an action-packed evening filled with live music, art activities, a sculpture scavenger hunt (with prizes to win), face-painting, fire pits, s’mores, lawn games, food and beverage available for purchase and so much more!

Fire & Light, is the second major events in the After Dark series. More details to come. Be sure to check back!

This is a FREE event for all ages.

LIVE MUSIC +

ART ACTIVITIES+

IRON POUR DEMONSTRATIONS+

PRIZES+

FACE PAINTING+

FIRE PITS / S’MORES+

**THE UPPER PARKING LOT WILL BE CLOSED SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9.

ADA PARKING AVAILABLE IN LOWER LOTS ACCESSED THROUGH GATE FROM ROTT ROAD.

LAUMEIER AFTER DARK: LIGHT THE WAY EVENT PARKING WILL BE ACROSS STREET FROM PARK IN THE PANERA LOT.

NO PETS PERMITTED FOR EVENT.

NO COOLERS, OR OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK.

FLASHLIGHTS RECOMMENDED AND WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE FOR $4 AT THE ARONSON FINE ARTS CENTER GIFT SHOP.**

laumeier after dark

Laumeier Sculpture Park will be open for evening admission for some exciting new events this Fall and Winter. Laumeier After Dark is a new series of events and educational programming, designed to provide visitors the opportunity to explore the Park in a different light—night time! Colors change, shadows move, silhouettes reveal new characteristics of the figure. Sculpture can take on an entirely different form at night, and we want to share this experience with our visitors.

Our first event in the series, Light The Way is inspired by our current exhibition, David Hutson, Memory & Desire: A Personal Exploration of Neon Art, Past and Present. The event is open to all visitors to explore the Park at night. Smaller events will take place in the form of our regular education programming enhanced with the After Dark theme!

EVENT LINE-UP

(More details to come!)

Under the Stars / August 2018 / Free for Members / $10 GA

Spooky Strolls / Sat., October 20 / $10 GA

Light The Way / Sat., November 3 / FREE

Fun Fluorescent Fashion / Wed., November 14 / Ages 16+ / $30 GA
Maker’s Night Workshop

Scratch Block Workshop / Sat., February 2 & 9, 2019

Scratch Block Workshop / Sat., February 9, 2019

Fire and Light / Sat., February 9, 2019 / FREE

Star-lit Art / Sat., March 16 / All Ages