Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S Tryon Street, Charlotte, North Carolina, is celebrating the opening of “Hildur Ásgeirsdóttir Jónsson: Infinite Space, Sublime Horizons” with a free family day on Saturday, February 17, 2024.
Admission will free all day, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and there will be free family programming from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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Explore Jónsson’s stunning watercolors and large-scale paintings created on a loom that evoke the otherworldly landscape of Iceland, where the artist was born and raised.
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Family Day Activities: Make Your Own Weaving (Lobby.) Try your hand at weaving, using yarn handheld looms, and create a mini piece of art to take home.
Ask an Artist (Fourth-Floor Gallery): Meet artist Hildur Jónsson and hear about the inspiration behind her artwork. Each 30-minute talk is followed by questions. They take place at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 12:30 p.m.
Family Activity Guide: Places and Spaces (Galleries): Pick up a family activity guide at the front desk and explore the entire museum through fun prompts and conversation.
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