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One Day at the Morean

15 May 2020, Posted by Robin McGowan in Community, Events, News

 in Memory of Ida Y. Mandell Today, as we navigate unprecedented challenges, seems the perfect time to remember and honor the indomitable spirit of Ida. Many in the Morean family know Ida as an accomplished metalsmith specializing in the challenging work of hollow forms. But she was…

Teen Illustration Class in Online Lineup

07 May 2020, Posted by Robin McGowan in Classes, Community, News, Press Releases

Teens interested in boosting their creative and technical skills can join an online class at the Morean Arts Center. The Online Teen Illustration class covers sketching, developing creativity, figure drawing, perspective, charcoal pencil, inking and more. Students focus on what they like to draw, learning…

Puff takes a nap

19 Mar 2020, Posted by Robin McGowan in ART Matters, Community, Events, News

Glass and the process of making glass art is perhaps a perfect metaphor for these times. It is ubiquitous in its presence. Used for centuries to shelter us from the elements but still allow in light and sun and warmth. The molten liquid is transformed…

The Morean is closed but still CREATING

18 Mar 2020, Posted by Robin McGowan in Community, News, Press Releases

Dear members and partners in ART – While all Morean venues are closed, the Morean will continue to honor our legacy of innovation and accessibility to the Arts.  Our founders were the first to bring children into museum settings and to understand the critical role…