WaltDisney.org Search

1456 search results found
Talks Virtual
Wed, Jun 16 | 5:30pm PT

Join Director of Archives Karen Falk as she discusses her role at The Jim Henson Company—preserving the life and legacy of Jim Henson and curating exhibitions based on their beloved film and television projects, including Disney’s The Muppets, PBS’ Sesame Street (1969–present), The Dark Crystal

Virtual Exhibition Open Now

“Conservation isn’t just the business of a few people. It’s a matter that concerns all of us. It’s a science whose principles are written in the oldest code in the world, the laws of nature. The natural resources of our vast continent are not inexhaustible. But if we will use our riches wisely, if

Posted on Thu, 06/10/2021 - 15:31

Time for this month's WD-FM Museum Musings! Hear Chris and Bri discuss upcoming important dates in Disney history and upcoming museum events. Director of Events, Carla Flores, and Senior Group Engagement Coordinator Kate Nickles join the podcast to discuss virtual events and venue rental opportunities available at The Walt Disney Family Museum.

Talks Virtual
Fri, Jun 11 | 5:30pm PT

In collaboration with the Bob Baker Marionette Theater in Los Angeles, join Executive Director and Head Puppeteer Alex Evans and Director of Development and Community Partnerships Winona Bechtle for an exclusive presentation about legendary puppeteer Bob Baker. Learn about Baker’s extensive

Classes Virtual
Mon–Fri | Jul 19–30 | 9am–3pm PT

From body shape to color scheme and clothing, every piece of a character gives the viewer insight about who they are. Join us for this two-week intensive class as we learn what it takes to design memorable and original characters, diving further into shape language, silhouette, and costume design

Classes Virtual
Mon–Fri | Jul 19–30 | 9am–3pm PT

The written word carries immense weight and meaning, especially in the unique art form of poetry. Whether a poem is written in limerick, haiku, or sonnet, words can illustrate an image. In this two-week class, learn about rhythm, typography, and how to visually represent and bring to life the

Posted on Mon, 05/24/2021 - 16:41

The Walt Disney Family Museum debuted our fifth Community Access Exhibition, Veterans’ Voices: Painted Realities, featuring original artworks by U.S. military veterans. Hear from exhibition co-curator Antonia Dapena-Tretter and Veterans Alley founder Amos Gregory about how this exhibition came together, the challenges of the past year, and the importance of creating a space for veterans to tell their own stories.

Special Events
Memorial Day, Mon, May 31 | 11am PT

Please join us for a special Virtual Artists’ Reception for Veterans' Voices: Painted Realities on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31 at 11am Pacific Time. Hear comments from museum Executive Director Kirsten Komoroske, Director of Collections and Exhibitions and Exhibition Co-curator Marina Villar

UPDATED FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

San Francisco, May 24, 2021—A new, 360-degree virtual recreation of The Walt Disney Family Museum’s current community outreach exhibition, Veterans Voices: Painted Realities, will be available to view for free starting on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31.

“During San

Workshops Virtual
Sat, Aug 28 | 1–2:30pm

In this workshop, join us as we look into the history of iconic Martians in film and animation and utilize drawing principles such as appeal, timing, and exaggeration. Then take pencil to paper and animate your own otherworldly character sneaking around our planet.