Kids Programming

We believe that art is an important tool for a child’s development, physically, emotionally and culturally.

Our children’s programming aims to provide opportunities for kids to engage with fine art and to respond to it through their favorite creative tools and techniques. We also hope to find ways to encourage curiosity and exploration of a variety of art forms through workshops, crafts and even children’s exhibits, all free to the public!

Check out our kids programming archives for crafts and activities you and your child can follow along with at home while learning about art!

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Pictura Kids is a bi-monthly art education series for kids ages 6+. These workshops coincide with new photography exhibits opening in Pictura Gallery and are centered around the exhibit on view. Our goal is to make contemporary photography more accessible to a young audience by giving them time and space with the work, teaching them about the exhibiting artist and giving them a chance to create their own versions of the work that they see on the walls. 

Pictura Kids Workshops

Panda! Go, Panda! - Cicada Kids Film Screening

Saturday, July 2 | 11:00am - 12:30pm | REGISTER

Bridges MAYO - Summer Chamber Music Program

Friday, June 24 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm

4th and Rogers Block Party!

Friday, June 3 | 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Bloomington Early Music Festival

Wednesday, May 25 | 12:00pm - 9:00pm

Kids Tango with Winnie and Yaz Trio!

Thursday, May 12 | 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Upcoming Kids Programs

September Pictura Kids

Bring your young artists to Fourth And Rogers for a kids photo workshop with photographer, Jon Tonks!

Saturday, September 3 | 11:00am - 12:00pm | Sign Up Here

Exhibits: Pictura Gallery: JonTonks: Kids Programming: Kids Classes & Workshops: Pictura Kids