here:now – Arts Engagement for Adults Living with Dementia

Photo: Brandon Patoc

here:now Art-making and Discussion Class

here:now is an arts-engagement program of the Frye Art Museum for adults living with dementia and their care partners to enjoy a creative and relaxing afternoon together.

here:now Art-making and Discussion Class

Frye Galleries and Art Studio

Enjoy conversation, works of art, and hands-on exploration with different art mediums in this six-session class led by a specially trained museum educator and teaching artist.

Wednesdays, 2-4 pm


here:now Artwork Discussions


Explore art from the comfort of your home in a facilitated, small-group discussion with a museum educator. Artworks from the Frye collection and exhibitions will be featured.

Virtual Monthly Artwork Discussions
Select Tuesdays, 1-2 pm PT

See below for upcoming dates.


here:now programs are free. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Masks are optional for all (staff, volunteers, visitors, program participants), except as required for COVID-19 or any known COVID-19 exposures.

Priority is given to new participants for art-making classes; past participants are welcome on a space-available basis.

For more information or to register, call 206 432 8265 or email

The Creative Aging Programs are made possible with support from the estate of M. Jean Fisher, Richard & Maude Ferry Charitable Foundation, and Aging Wisdom. Additional support is provided by the Frye Foundation and Frye Art Museum members.