Art Lab's Spotlight Artists

Art Lab  |  Idea Spot
Wednesdays & Sundays
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Check our calendar for the most up-to-date schedule.

The Spotlight Artist programming is the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s unique way of incorporating professional artists into our arts programming. Using elements from the artist’s techniques, materials, and/or concepts, our young visitors can begin to build connections to the art world. These projects run every day on our Studio 5 project table and twice weekly in Art Lab. 

Art Lab is a process-oriented workshop especially designed to give children and their caregivers the opportunity to delve one step further and explore deeper the materials, processes, and/or ideas of the chosen artist of the month.

Previous Spotlight Artists

  • Val Britton
  • Arno Elias
  • Tara Donovan
  • ICEHOTEL
  • Vollis Simpson
  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • Maurice Sendak
  • Hudson River School
  • Andy Goldsworthy
  • Dale Chihuly
  • Claude Monet
  • Pat Steir
  • Folk Artists
  • Grant Wood
  • Chuck Close
  • Theodor Seuss Geisel
  • Alexander Calder
  • Roy Lichtenstein
  • Faith Ringgold
  • Jackson Pollock
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