News from the Visionary

Join us one Saturday a month for an all-ages visionary workshop!

NEW in 2016: Weekend Walk-In Workshops!

  • Dates:Saturdays: April 2, May 14, June 11, July 2, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 5
  • Time: 1pm–4pm
  • Cost: $5 per participant (museum admission not included)
  • Ages: All ages welcome (under 16 must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Where: 2nd floor Classroom, Jim Rouse Visionary Center

Join us for a hands-on, drop-in, art-making workshop once a month in the AVAM classroom! Our Education staff will help you explore new creative territory and make a project inspired by one of our beloved visionary artists. Supplies and boundless inspiration provided!

Please Note:

No advance registration or payment required, just drop-in on one of the above scheduled Saturdays to participate. Payment can be made by cash or credit at AVAM's Front Desk, or at the Classroom when you arrive. Museum admission is not included in the cost of the workshop. Workshop will run while supplies last.



Donate today to support AVAM's Kinetic Sculpture Race!

Support AVAM's Kinetic Sculpture Race!

Our 2016 Kinetic Sculpture Race is fast approaching, and we need your SUPPORT to help us make this year's Race the best yet! Please consider making a donation through our fundraising campaign on the safe and secure Crowdrise website. Your donation is fully tax-deductible and will support our annual Kinetic Sculpture Race which is attended by 1000's of spectators. Contact Abby Baer (, 410-244-1900 x247) for more information, or if you'd like to learn more about sponsorship opportunities. Thank you, for being a #Kinetic Super Fan, and we'll see you @ the race!

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Upcoming Events:

MATT SESOW: Shock and Awe Members Opening Reception & Artist Talk

AVAM Bridal Happy Hour

Matt Sesow, A Choice, 2016

  • When: Sunday, June 5, 2016
  • What Time: 4pm
  • Cost: FREE, Members-Only Event
  • RSVP to: or call 410.244.1900 x238

Museum Members: join AVAM in welcoming our newest 3rd floor show, MATT SESOW: Shock and Awe. Enjoy lite fare and beverages and hear a special introduction from AVAM Founder/Director, and the exhibition's curator, Rebecca Alban Hoffberger, and a talk with the artist himself, Matt Sesow.


Members please RSVP to To join AVAM's Fan Club Membership, call 410-244-1900 or CLICK HERE!