FWMoA is Open!

Visit us in safety and comfort.
 
The Museum has reopened to the public after following Governor Holcomb's Phase 4 plan. Visit us with automatic doors, clearly marked 6' spacing, and complimentary sanitizer.

Shop Paradigm Gallery Online and In-store

Come shop with us!
 
Starting May 19, the Paradigm Gallery is opening up to in-store shopping! We continue to offer online services as well! Browse our online "store", call Abby to place your order. We're stocked with Buddha Boards, children's art kits, creative toys, unique books, and more. Plus, if you're looking for that special something, Abby will guide you through our selection of jewelry, art, origami, wood-turned objects, and more from our 65+ local and regional artists.

Static Energy: Sculpture by Dale Enochs

September 5, 2020 - March 14, 2021
 
Static Energy: Sculpture by Dale Enochs brings together work spanning the artist’s decades-long career. Based in Bloomington, Indiana, Enochs has spent his career developing unique sculptural techniques that incorporate both figurative and abstract forms in stone and metal. Numerous influences including the body, the natural world, and Eastern spirituality and culture emanate from his work.

American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection

September 19, 2020 - March 14, 2021
 
September 19, 2020 - March 14, 2021 Drawn from the collection of the Huntington Museum of Art, American Impressionism: Treasures from the Daywood Collection features 41 elegant American paintings, originally from the private collection of Arthur Dayton and Ruth Woods Dayton. This exhibition showcases work from a transitional time in American art, approximately the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when artists abandoned the rigors of academic styles and subjects.

FWMoA Calendar
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Looking for 2nd Thursday? thursday | 5:00 pm

With cold weather returning, we are cancelling 2nd Thursday in the Paradigm Gallery for November and December to avoid creating large groups of people indoors. Please enjoy free admission at FWMoA every Thursday from 5-8pm to enjoy our current exhibitions.

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Print Room Talks: Jaune Quick-to-See Smith - Digital Only wednesday | 2:00 pm

Almost two thirds of the FWMoA permanent collection are prints and other works on paper. The processes and techniques of printmaking are vast and can be highly technical, making this medium both fascinating and mystifying for many. During Print Room talks we will examine examples of printmaking techniques up-close and learn about artists from the permanent collection, who chose to work with these different printmaking processes. Print Room Talks are led by Curator of Prints and Drawings Sachi Yanari-Rizzo. Jaune Quick-to-See Smith has had an accomplished career as an artist, activist, curator, and mentor. The artist creates thought provoking works by sourcing history and Native American culture and combining text with abstract renderings.

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Art On Call wednesday | 2:00 pm

Join us each month to experience art from the comfort of your home or classroom! Programs will alternate between a tour of a current exhibition and a theme-based Gallery on Wheels collection. FWMoA educators will engage students in close looking strategies and activities to deepen learning and build skills across subjects. Programs last about 30 minutes with optional art making activities to extend the experience.

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Christmas Eve thursday | 3:21 pm

The Museum is closed today. Happy holidays!

Upcoming Events
Christmas Eve
December 24

The Museum is closed today. Happy holidays!

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Christmas Day
December 25

The Museum is closed today. Happy Holidays!

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New Year's Eve
December 31

The Museum is closed today. Cheers to a New Year!

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Art On Call
January 27

Join us each month to experience art from the comfort of your home or classroom! Programs will alternate between a tour of a current exhibition and a theme-based Gallery on Wheels collection. FWMoA educators will engage students in close looking strategies and activities to deepen learning and build skills across subjects. Programs last about 30 minutes with optional art making activities to extend the experience.

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311 E Main Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Gallery Hours Tuesday - Saturday: 10am-6pm
Thursday: 10am-8pm
Sunday: 12-5pm
Administrative Office Hours Monday - Friday: 8:30am-5pm
P: (260) 422-6467
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