C3 Program Spaces

C3 Studio

The C3 Studio is a place where your creativity can get messy. A variety of hands-on art-making programs for children and adults take place in this space.

C3 Tech Lab

The Tech Lab is the space where art and technology merge to inspire your creativity. A variety of programs take place in this space, including Teen programs.

C3 Theater

The C3 Theater is a comfortable space where we host storytellers, performances, and lectures during special events such as First Tuesdays and Late Nights. At times, this space is used to display video installations from the Museum's collection.  

Upcoming Classes & Activities

Format: 10/20/17

C3 Visiting Artist Reception: xtine and Sabrina

Thursday, October 26, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Mix and mingle with C3 Visiting Artists xtine burrough and Sabrina Starnaman in the Center for Creative Connections for the opening reception of The Laboring Self. Participate in their interactive installation with activities that explore parallels between unregulated labor and its effect on workers' bodies in the Industrial Revolution and Amazon.com's Mechanical Turk online job platform.


Meaningful Moments

Every third Tuesday, 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Designed specifically for individuals with early stage dementia and their family members or caregivers, Meaningful Moments is a monthly program that offers the chance to relax and connect with art in the galleries, share stories, and gain inspiration.


Teen Homeschool Workshop: Souvenir Screenprinting

Friday, December 15, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Before you leave on winter vacation, make the DMA a destination! Tour works of art created by jetsetting artists of the thirties and forties who were inspired by the first commercial air flights to create the look of the future. Commemorate your trip to the Museum with a screenprinted t-shirt of your own design. Ages 13-19; no prior experience necessary, and all materials provided.