September 2018

Saturday, September 22, 2018

The Mirror Ball, the after-party for The Wonder Ball, a gala to
support the San José Museum of Art.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

A gala in honor of benefactors Toby and Barry Fernald and artist Hung Liu.

October 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Artist Dinh Q. Lê, featured in True Journey Is Return creates mesmerizing floral photo-weavings that entrance the viewer in a manner reminiscent of Zen-like meditative mandalas. Trish Hildinger, HTR of Horticultural Therapy Santa Cruz will further explore the emblematic flower by looking at the proven health effects of flowers in offering positive emotional and behavioral benefits to humans.​

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Are you interested in art? Do you enjoy sharing your passion about art with others? Do you love sharing ideas with kids? Then consider becoming a Let’s Look at Art Docent! Attend an informative gathering where you will learn about SJMA’s docent group, Let’s Look at Art.​

Saturday, October 6, 2018

SJMA’s museum education and experience team will be bringing hands-on artmaking to the Maker Spaces at the Worldwide Women Girls’ Festival at Santa Clara University, California.​

Thursday, October 18, 2018

SJMA and Pecha Kucha San Jose present an evening of fast-paced presentations on a variety of topics related to the future of mobility in San José. Speakers include partners from New Terrains: Mobility and Migration, a cross-disciplinary exploration of the ways bodies move in social and political spaces presented by organizations throughout Silicon Valley in 2018–2019.

Saturday, October 27, 2018

This annual event for PK-8th grade teachers demonstrates the importance of integrating the arts into classroom curriculum. Co-sponsored by the Connie Lurie College of Education at San José State University and the Santa Clara County Office of Education, the conference brings together students, teachers, and parents with local artists and arts organizations to share the joy of teaching through the arts.​

November 2018

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Celebrate El Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with a full day of live entertainment, cultural demonstrations, and an eclectic mix of art-making experiences.​

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Human exploration throughout history has been linked with different modes of mobility, and oftentimes, follow-on migrations and even settlement. So it is with space exploration. As part of the collaboration New Terrains: Mobility and Migration, Margaret S. Race, Senior Scientist, Planetary Protection at the SETI Institute will discuss astrobiology and searches for extra-terrestrial life in our solar system.​

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Tour the exhibition Dinh Q. Lê: True Journey Is Return with Rory Padeken, associate curator.