Open by reservation. Always free.

Talks, Tours, Activities

Things to do and learn at the Chazen—or from home!

Chazen programs focus on interactions among artists and the community, as well as a range of hands-on experiences for all ages. Explore lectures, gallery talks, demonstrations, and family-focused activities to do at home.

painting by Raymond Louis Gloeckler of man, woman, and dog riding a large bird

Family Friday Online

Learn new techniques and skills as you investigate the Chazen’s permanent collection of artwork.  Download a Family Friday project to do at home and show us your artwork with a post on Facebook or Instagram. Be sure to tag us @ChazenArtUW.

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Ceramic sculpture depicting patrons at the Oriental Pharmacy lunch counter in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Our Kind of Happy Hour

Artists (mostly) talk about their work and answer questions from you.