Morris Graves Museum of Art

Humboldt County, located in California’s True North, is graced with magnificent natural beauty and an uncommon sense of community. Voted seventh in John Villani’s “100 Best Art Towns in America” you can see why creative expression flows abundantly here, much like the many rivers that traverse the region. Humboldt is home to an extraordinary number and quality of painters, potters, writers, musicians, actors, dancers, poets and cultural historians. Imagine a place where most of your neighbors are artists. As the central arts agency in Humboldt County and the designated State/Local Partner of the California Arts Council, the Humboldt Arts Council has the privilege of providing leadership, pro

Upcoming events

Saturday

KEET’s Kids Club
Morris Graves Museum of Art / noon-2 p.m. / Free
Help your child get a head start on reading at KEET’s Kids Club! Each family receives a free copy of this month’s featured book, Neil Armstrong by Dana Meachen Rau.
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Mad River Rose
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 6-9 p.m. / Free
“Mad River Rose found an open forum for their musical creativity and songwriting in their living rooms and back yards.”
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Art Splurge
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 6-9 p.m. / Free
5x7 artworks in a wide variety of styles and mediums are available for sale beginning on Arts Alive.
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Sunday

Photographers Panel with Suk Choo Kim
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 2-3 p.m. / $5 / Free MGMA members/children / $2 students/seniors
Join photographer Suk Choo Kim for Art Talk at the MGMA as he leads a panel discussion with photographers Vaughn Hutchins, Tom Bethune and Hal Work. Photographers and photography enthusiasts are welcome to join in this open discussion.
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Saturday, May 9

Redwood Coast Children’s and Adult Chorus
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 2-4 p.m. / $5 / Free MGMA members/children / $2 students/seniors
Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend with a performance by Redwood Coast Children’s and Adult Chorus during Family Arts Day at the Morris Graves. After the performance children are invited to create a special keepsake book to give to mom for Mother’s Day. This event is free to children.
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Sunday, May 10

North Coast Dance
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 2-3 p.m. / $5 / Free MGMA members/children / $2 students/seniors
North Coast Dance Company, apprentices, and students perform selections from Cinderella and Swan Lake. In addition, company members and apprentices dance in a world premiere of HSU faculty member Linda Maxwell’s piece “Out of Time.”
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