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Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 6:00-7:00 PM PT Join CMATO for a virtual discussion with Luke Matjas, Chair of Art and Performing Arts at California State University Channel Islands, and digital artist, Devin Sullivan, as we explore how technology is impacting what it means to be an artist in the 21st century, the relationship between artists and technology and whether technology is changing the role of the artist. Admission is free for CMATO members and a $6 donation for non-members. Contributions help support the Museum's free art programs.
Thursday, April 24, 2021 at 2:00 PM PT “I want to be the painter of my country.” Tarsila do Amaral (1886–1973) was a central figure in the development of Brazil’s modern art, and her influence continues to reverberate throughout the 21st-century. Join CMATO for our Artist Workshop series as we create our own stylized landscape paintings inspired by one of the most influential artists in Latin America. Previous painting experience is recommended but not required. Recommended ages: 9-14. This session will be held via Zoom.
Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 2:00-3:00 PM PT Join CMATO and CReATE STUDIO as we dive into the art of junk journaling and create a handmade junk journal cover from your own personal collection of found and repurposed ephemera pieces, including junk mail, fabric and other crafting materials. The possibilities are endless, especially when your creative imagination is sparked! No previous art journaling or art experience is required. Admission is free but pre-registration is required. This session will be presented via Zoom.