PEM/PM - Jigsaw
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 6pm to 9 pm
Entire museum is open
Cash bar | Small plates menu available from the Hawthorne Hotel
ALL NIGHT LONG
Arcade Games | Atrium
Try out classic arcade games with a puzzle twist, including Tetris and Klax with Salem’s new arcade and restaurant Bit Bar.
Art Making | Studio 1, Create Space
Fractals, geometric structures comprised of an infinite series of repeating patterns, are as much artistic as they are mathematical. Try your hand at creating your own 3-D Sierpinski Tetrahedra (while supplies last).
DJ | Atrium
DJ Seth plays the best pop and alternative rock hits of the ’80s, while DJ Radio Skotvoid spins chiptunes, an 8-bit style of music.
Public Art Demo | Essex Street Pedestrian Mall
Watch as PEM staffer/local artist Emily Larsen paints an optical illusion on the utility box across from the museum entrance as part of the city’s ArtBox public art project.
Puzzle Party | Atrium
Sample puzzling games like Jenga Tetris, Logiq Tower, Blockus and more with Beverly’s board game cafe The Castle.
Quizzical Cocktails | Atrium and Asian Garden
Grab a specialty cocktail at the cash bar or enjoy a selection of craft beer in the Asian Garden.
Laser Cutting Demo | Asian Garden
Super Soma | Asian Garden
Check out our giant DIY Soma cube and see if you can tackle one (or all) of the geometric challenges.
Puzzle Hunt | Various Galleries
Do you think you know the artwork in the museum? See if you can complete our museum-wide puzzle hunt. Snap a picture of each completed challenge to receive a small prize at the end of the hunt!
Zentangle Demo | Studio 2, Create Space
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Learn the basics with professional instructor Jan Boyd. Seating is limited.