Special Events

The IMA hosts ongoing and one-time special events throughout the museum. Check back often for a listing of upcoming special events. For more information on having your own special event at the IMA, please visit Facility Rentals.

Upcoming Special Events

Upcoming Special Events

Yoga in the Galleries
Special Event
Saturdays / 10 - 11 am
Meet in Efroymson Family Entrance Pavilion
Public Ticket $13, Member Ticket $10
Special Event: A Closer Look
Talk
2 pm on the first Saturday and the third Tuesday of each month
Meet on Floor 2 at top of escalator.
Free
NASA: Driven to Explore
Special Event
Thursday, April 24 / 11 am-6 pm
Newfield
Free
Perennial Premiere: Member Preview Hours
Special Event
Saturday, April 26 / 9-11 am
Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse
Free
Perennial Premiere
Special Event
Saturday, April 26 / 11 am-5 pm
Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse
Free
Dance Kaleidoscope: Picture This Lunchtime Matinee
Performance
Thursday, May 1 / 12-1 pm
The Toby
General tickets $8
Thursday Night Book Club
Special Event
Thursday, March 6 / 6:30 pm
Meet at the Welcome Desk on Floor 1
Free
Dance Kaleidoscope: Picture This
Performance
Thursday, May 1 / 7 pm
The Toby
Public Ticket $30, Member Ticket $28, Students with ID $22
Dance Kaleidoscope: Picture This
Performance
Friday, May 2 / 8 pm
The Toby
Public Ticket $42, Member Ticket $40, Students with ID $22
Dance Kaleidoscope: Picture This
Performance
Saturday, May 3 / 8 pm
The Toby
Public Ticket $40, Member Ticket $38, Students with ID $22
Last Call: The Essential Robert Indiana
Special Event
Saturday, May 3 8 pm - Sunday, May 4 12:00 am
IMA Galleries
Free
Innovative Museum Leaders Speaker Series
Talk
Tuesday, May 6 / 6:30 pm
DeBoest Lecture Hall
Free
Hat Over Heels – Hats Off!: Lecture & Luncheon
Special Event
Thursday, May 8 / 11 am-1:30 pm
The Toby
Public Ticket $68, Fashion Arts Society Ticket $55, Table of 8 $440
130th Annual Meeting of the IMA
Special Event
Tuesday, May 13 / 5:30-9 pm
The Toby
Modern Landscape Architecture: Transition and Transformation
Talk
Thursday, May 29 / 6 pm
The Toby
Free
What’s Your Impression?
Class
June 16 - 20
Studio Three
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Open Swim: A Tale of Tails
Class
June 16 - 20
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Pulp to Paper to Print
Class
June 16 – 20
Studio Two
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Social Photography
Class
June 16 – 20
McCrory Classroom
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
We Bought a Zoo
Class
June 16 - 20
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Color Me Impressed
Class
June 21 and 28 / 1 - 4 pm
Studio 3
Public Ticket $60, Member Ticket $40
Art Mysteries: A Game of Clue
Class
June 23 – 27
Studio Two
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Oh! The Places You’ll Go
Class
June 23 – 27
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
The Incredible Edible Art
Class
June 23 – 27
Studio Three
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Imagination Station
Class
June 23 - 27
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Summer Book Club for Educators: Fortune, Power and Plunder
Special Event
Friday, June 27 / 3:30-5 pm
Meet on 2nd Floor by the Sol LeWitt
Coil, Slab, Spin
Class
July 7 - 11
Studio Three
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Legos, and Tinkers, and Blocks! Oh My!
Class
July 7 - 11
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Art-e-Ology
Class
July 7 - 11
Studio Two
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Clay Play
Class
July 7 - 11
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Once Upon This Island
Class
July 14 – 18
Studio Two
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Super “I”
Class
July 14 – 18
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
The Time Machine
Class
July 14 – 18
Studio Three
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
A Pirate’s Life for Me
Class
July 14 – 18
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Fashionably eLATEd
Class
July 21 – 25
Studio Three
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Color is Everywhere
Class
July 21 – 25
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Medieval Times
Class
July 21 – 25
Studio Two
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
In Tiptop Shape
Class
July 21 – 25
Studio One
Public Ticket $105, Member Ticket $85
Racing to the Finish Line: Making Modern Art
Class
July 28 – August 1
Studio Two
Public Ticket $210, Member Ticket $170
Hummingbird Banding: Catch & Release
Special Event
Saturday, August 16 / 8:30-11:30 am
Garden for Everyone & IMA Grounds
Free