Jasper Johns Inspired Flags
Monday, July 9, 1–2:30pm @ The Trout Museum of Art
Thursday, July 12 2:30-4:00pm @ St. Paul Home, Kaukauna
Explore Jasper John's Three Flags, and using multiple mediums (paint, stamping, collage) participants will create a flag representing personal images of patriotism.
Jean-Michael Basquiat Inspired Graffiti
Monday, August 13, 1–2:30pm @ The Trout Museum of Art
Jean-Michel Basquiat, Trumpet. Explore symbolism used in graffiti and create street rat posters.
Grant Wood Inspired Clay Faces
Thursday, September 13 2:30-4:00pm @ St. Paul Home, Kaukauna
Grant Wood, American Gothic. Recreate American Gothic character's faces using clay.
Edward Hooper Inspired Color Wheels
Monday, October 8, 1–2:30pm @ The Trout Museum of Art
Thursday, October 11, 2:30-4:00pm @ St. Paul Home, Kaukauna
Edward Hooper, Nighthawks. Explore the artists use of color and how it enhances the painting by creating color wheels using different mediums.
SPARK! is a FREE program for caregivers and loved ones living with memory loss. The Trout Museum of Art is pleased to be among the Wisconsin museums awarded funding by Bader Philanthropies to create programming where participants engage in lively discussions, art making, and multi-sensory activities.
"Creative engagement in a social environment gives people with dementia a way of expressing their strengths and promotes their resilience and sense of well-being!"
- SPARK! Alliance
Each one hour program is led by a specially trained museum educator who will engage participants in interactive exhibit experiences. Join us after the program for coffee and conversation led by volunteers who give participants and caregivers the opportunity to support and socialize.
For questions or to register: Contact The Trout Museum of Art at 920-733-4089 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration is required at least one week prior to your selected program(s). Space is limited.
All events are FREE and open to the public thanks to the generous support of Bader Philanthropies and Bemis.
The SPARK! Alliance is a group of 15 museums across Wisconsin and Minnesota working together to serve individuals with memory loss and their caregivers. The Alliance shares training and scheduling information to act as a resource for the families we serve and other cultural organizations that wish to open themselves to older adults regardless of disability.
For more information on the alliance and participating museums, please visit http://thesparkalliance.org/
The Trout Museum of Art
Fox Cities Building for the Arts
111 W. College Avenue
Appleton, WI 54911
HOURS OF OPERATION
Admission varies by Exhibit.