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Old School Art School

Part of Hopper Drawing: A Painter’s Process

A fully functioning studio within the exhibition Hopper Drawing: A Painter’s Process offers visitors a place to test their drawing skills. Whether you want to try to master Hopper’s techniques at an instructor-led class or simply doodle for a few minutes on your own, Old School Art School is the place where inspired sketches can happen.

Drop-in and Draw

  • Daily, 11 am–5 pm; Free with gallery admission
  • Thursdays, 5–9 pm; Free

Old School Art School Classes

Available on a first-come, first-served basis; capacity limited.

  • Thursdays, 6–8 pm; Free
    • March 20: Alyssa Baguss
    • March 27: Jaron Childs
    • April 10: David Lefkowitz (6:40 pm in the Lecture Room)
    • April 24: Rachel Breen
    • May 1: Andy Ducett
    • May 15: David Rathman (6 pm artist talk with curator Siri Engberg)

  • Saturdays, 1–3 pm; Free with gallery admission
    • March 15: Clea Felien
    • April 5: Alyssa Baguss (at Free First Saturday)
    • May 10: Megan Vossler


Hopper Drawing: A Painter’s Process is organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and Humanities.

The Walker Art Center’s presentation is sponsored by

Additional support for the Walker’s presentation is generously provided by Miriam and Erwin Kelen, the Martin and Brown Foundation, and Robert and Rebecca Pohlad.

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