Community Art Day
Jan 27 • 1:30-3:30pm • FREE
Tour the Chuck Jones exhibition and enjoy hands-on stations related to drawing and animation. Experience the Edge of Imagination Station from Austin. Free for all ages!
Join us in the Ellen Noël Art Museum's Art Haus for a story & art activity geared for children 3-5 and their grown-ups. Art Tales alternates weekly between the Ellen Noël Art Museum and spaces in the community. FREE • 10am & 2pm
Jan 24 • The Little, Little House by Jessica Souhami
Feb 7 • My Travelin' Eye by Jenny Sue Ksotecki-Shaw
Feb 21 • Thy All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel
Yoga at the Museum
Visit the museum on Wednesdays at 8am for special ENAM members-only yoga classes. Led by Nancy Borelli of rOming Yoga. These classes are a great mid-week pick me up. For more information about this program, contact Annie Stanley at firstname.lastname@example.org. Museum Members only • 8-9am
Jan 10 • Jan 17 • Jan 24 • Jan 31
Feb 7 • Feb 14 • Feb 28
Feb 26 • 7-10pm • Ector County Coliseum-Bldg G
Tickets: $40 (in advance) or $45 (at the door)
Join us for the 32nd annual Shrimpfest, a fundraiser supporting the Ellen Noel Art Museum's exhibitions, educational programming and free community events!
Enjoy a cajun style celebration with unlimited shrimp, music, and auction! General admission is $40 in advance, $45 at the door and include food and two drink tickets. Sponsor tables are also available. Get your tickets by visiting our website, calling or stopping by the Museum. 432-550-9696, 4909 E. University Blvd., Odessa.
Adventures in Art
Monthly classes of Art History, Art Appreciation & a Studio Art experience for children ages 6-12. Most classes begin with a gallery walk of a current exhibit. Cost is $18-20 per class with registration in advance only. Scholarships are available through the Neely Hunter Palmer Memorial fund; contact Annie Stanley (education@noelartmuseum) for more information. • 2:30-4:30pm • $18-20 per class
Feb 4 • Animation • Chuck Jones Looney Tunes Exhibition
Mar 4 • Collage • Ali Cavanaugh Exhibition
Apr 8 • Still Lifes • Camile Engel Exhibition
May 6 • Ceramics • Permanent Collection
Join us Thursday nights, when the Ellen Noël Art Museum is open till 8pm. Thursday Night Live offers a wide variety of experiences for all visitors with musical performances, scholarly discussions, films, art workshops and social circles. Check out our calendar to see what is on this Thursday Night Live!
Knit & Stitch
Help create a post modern sewing circle. Knitters, Quilters, Stitchers-or those who would like to be! All are invited to bring current projects to work on while we share techniques and ideas. FREE • 6pm
Feb 8 • Valentines Love Gift
Exhibition Opening/Lecture Talk
Jan 19 • 6pm • FREE • Works by Annita Delano Exhibition Reception
Feb 22 • 6pm • FREE • Captured by Detail: The Paintings of Camille Engel Opening and Artist Talk
Italian for Travelers
Join us for a 3 week series of Survival Skill Italian language classes for Travelers. $20 for all three classes, small phrase book & unsolicited packing tips. Ages 15+
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Contact Annie Stanley (education@noelartmuseum) for more information.
Jan 11 • Jan 18 • Jan 25 • 6-7pm • $20
Join us for third Thursdays @ the Museum for an exciting new program, Book Talk. Participate in discussions of topical books and articles related to Art, current Museum exhibitions and community events, led by a variety of partners from UTPB, the Ector County Library and more! FREE • 7pm
Feb 15 & Mar 22
“The Goldfinch” by Donna Tart
Discussion facilitated by Julie Roth, Associate Professor of English at Odessa College.
This year the Ellen Noël Art Museum is collaborating with the Odessa College Mass Media Department and the West Texas Film Festival to show films submitted to the festival in our museum.
Jan 28 • 6pm • FREE
Until We See Each Other Again (drama); Jonathan Vasquez & Emily Winkler and Maintenance (drama); Zack Deck; 8.5 minutes
Feb 22 • 6pm • FREE
Far from the Tree (drama); Dave Thomas; drama shot on location in Eustace, TX; 16 minutes
Join us for a series of thought provoking lectures from local scholars.
Feb 8 • 6pm • FREE
Dr. Sebahatttin Ziyanak; UTPB Asst. Prof., Sociology • “Importance of Turkey in World Politics”