Closed Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 20 

Galleries Closed for Installation
Spring Exhibitions Open February 8


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Opening February 08, 2020 Tanya Aguiñiga: Borderlands Within

Aguiñiga’s upcoming exhibition at the Armory highlights her long-standing commitment to thoughtful and urgent dialogue on immigration politics, transnational identity, and community activism.

Opening February 08, 2020 John Ziqiang Wu: Art Making

John Ziqiang Wu’s exhibition explores the spaces that have played a role in his development as an artist, the teachings that inform his role as an educator, and the fluidity of the relationship between student and teacher and personal and institutional space.

Opening September 13, 2020 Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe

The Armory and the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College present Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe—one exhibition at two venues—a survey of Saar’s sculptures and installations.

Winter Art Classes

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The Art of Comics & Graphic Novels

This course will help you make the most of every page as an artist and storyteller as you create your own graphic novel.

New! Intro to Adobe Illustrator

Experiment with and learn the fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator in this introductory class, as you create your own designs, typography, logos, illustrations, one of a kind artworks, and more.

New! Creative Writing
New! Creative Writing W20.603 (Ages 15-18)

Bring ideas to the page through poetry, creative nonfiction or fiction in a workshop setting.

New! The Art of Puppet Making
New! The Art of Puppet Making W20.10 (Ages 6-8)

Learn about the wondrous world of puppets. Discover how to make your own various types of puppets, experiment with character movement, and create your own puppet scenes.

Safari World
Safari World W20.15 (Ages 3-4)

Take a journey to explore and learn about the diverse animals and plants found in Africa!

New! Video Art: Intro to Adobe Premiere

In this introductory Adobe Premiere Pro class, you’ll learn the basics of video editing and experiment with various tools and approaches.

New! Open Darkroom Printing Studio
New! Open Darkroom Printing Studio W20.332 (Ages 15-Adult)

Come print and further expand your darkroom skills in our film-based black and white lab.

Still Life Workshop: Drawing & Painting

Expand your skills as an artist and create unique paintings while being introduced to foundational skills such as color mixing, brushwork, and composition techniques as you study and learn to represent still life scenes.


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Trudie Strobel: A Life in Tapestry
Trudie Strobel: A Life in Tapestry December 14, 2019 - March 01, 2020
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Holocaust survivor Trudie Strobel's haunting embroidery work is drawn from the stitching techniques of the Yemenite Jews and chronicles the history of the Jewish people, the horror of genocide, and te... Read more.

Trudie Stobel Book Discussion
Trudie Stobel Book Discussion January 25, 2020
5:00 PM - 6:45 PM

In conjunction with her current exhibition in our Community Room, please join artist and Holocaust survivor Trudie Strobel along with author Jody Savin for the first public discussion of Savin's forth... Read more.

Organic Indigo Dyeing & Shibori Workshop for Adults
Organic Indigo Dyeing & Shibori Workshop for Adults February 09, 2020
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn how to make your own vat of indigo dye and experiment with shibori, an ancient style of surface design. Rather than treating cloth as a 2D surface, with shibori it is given a 3D form by folding,... Read more.

Queer Collage Workshop
Queer Collage Workshop March 01, 2020
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Adults (Ages 18+) Learn about and discuss how and why collage has been used by queer and feminist artists throughout history. You will make your own collages as you explore the medium as an inherently... Read more.

Save the Date! 2020 Annual Benefit
Save the Date! 2020 Annual Benefit April 04, 2020
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Save the Date! Join us for a multi-generational celebration of creativity. All funds raised at Common Threads will support the Armory’s mission to transform lives and communities through creating, tea... Read more.

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