Programs for Adults

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art connects adults with art and inspires creativity through innovative programs like figure drawing, teacher workshops and much more.

2nd Wednesday & 3rd Saturday of every month

Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing is back by popular demand! Artists of all levels can practice and increase their skills drawing the human form at Memphis' art museum. Led by a local artist, sessions will include either a nude or clothed model, giving artists the opportunity to practice drawing both.

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Adults 55+

Inspired Aging

Inspired Aging workshops are free multi-session studio art courses that build skills over time. 

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All year long

Gallery Talks & Guided Tours

Are you interested in learning more about the art you see here at Memphis' art museum? 

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Teacher Workshops

In order to strengthen relationships with and provide professional development opportunities for educators, Memphis's art museum hosts teacher in-service meetings and workshops throughout the academic year. 

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Tasting Dinners by holler

Through this Tasting Dinner series, holler showcases their skills and mission of presenting modern Memphis cuisine to you. Join us for one of these interesting dinners, consisting of a refined dining experience coursed out with wine-pairings and much more. 

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September 2023 - March 2024

Docent Training

We need you to join our volunteer team of fun, inquisitive, and enthusiastic docents. All you need is a love of art, a commitment to volunteering, and a desire to learn. The new docent training program begins this September. 

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Starts September 2023

Art History Lectures

Take your appreciation for art history and the broader visual culture around art design to the next level through the Brooks Museum’s art history lectures. 

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