What’s New?

We Need Your Help:
It is a critical time for our community. We need to come together by staying apart. The Erie Art Museum is relying upon your generosity during this time of uncertainty. Make a donation today to allow us to continue operations, programming, and exhibitions.

Special Notice:
The Erie Art Museum is closed to visitors in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Watch our Facebook page for any updates. Remember that Membership is the best way to support the Erie Art Museum.  Thanks for your support.

Brett Kern exhibit

Brett Kern: The Lost World
Through August 16, 2020
The tagline of Jurassic Park: The Lost World reads “Something has Survived”, and this is undeniably true for Brett Kern. What survived? Brett’s infatuation with the pop culture of the 80s and 90s. A master of clay, Brett’s sculptures are fun, smart and nothing short of exceptional. Read more

Art Critique Sponsors

Art Critique
Meets: May 22 from 6 – 8 pm
Working on a new piece? Want feedback? The Erie Art Museum will host an online Art Critique, May 22 from 6 – 8 pm. Get together with other local and regional artists to share and discuss your work. It’s a great way to meet fellow artists and strengthen the artist community in Erie. Professional and amateur artists welcome. Register online.

Open Mic Poetry Pic

Open-Mic Poetry Night
May 28 from 6 – 7 pm
We’ve made our monthly poetry nights biweekly while we are unable to be open. They are now online, every other Thursday. It’s a great way to meet other writers in the area, workshop your newest poem, and get a sense of the local writing scene. Register online.

Paint Night

EAM Paint Nights
June 18 from 6 – 7 pm
We’re switching up Paint Night to go virtual! So BYOB from your kitchen and join us online. We’ll provide guidance from Connie Bootz Dante. No charge this month, but registration is necessary so we can send the Zoom link. Space is limited. Register online.

sundays May 17

Second Sundays: For the Home
Every Sunday
Spend time with your family creating. Every Sunday while we are all safe at home, the Erie Art Museum will share cool projects that use items around the house that you can do at home. Put your own creative spin on one of these projects! Click here to see list of projects.

The Erie Art Museum is a member of NARM, an affiliation of arts and cultural institutes located throughout North America. Individuals who join a participating NARM institution can receive reciprocal benefits such as free admission and shop discounts at over 800 institutions across North America! Click here for more information and links to participating Museums. An Erie Art Museum membership of $100 or more registered on or after June 1, 2016 will be automatically enrolled in the program. The NARM membership provides free admission to over 800 Museums nationally.