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The Pod: Opening Day Celebration
March 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Feed your curiosity and help the Peabody Essex Museum celebrate the opening of our redesigned Art & Nature Center space. Discover installations, art and creative expression that bring us closer to the nature right outside our door and beyond.
All programs included with admission.
Move with Laura Kathrein & Creatures
11–11:45 am and 1:30-2:15 pm | East India Marine Hall
Meet some live animals with a guest educator from The Creature Teachers. Then watch or join in as featured Pod artist and dancer Laura Kathrein embodies each animal through movement.
Drop-In Art Making
Collaborative Mural: The Dreams of Creatures
10 am–3 pm | Create Space
Join us as we expand our empathy and imagination with guest artist Wes Sam-Bruce. Sculpt, paint, draw and write the dreams of creatures, inspired by the live animals featured in Laura Kathrein’s demonstrations.