On December 5, join Dr. Clair Robertson for a Visual History of Santa Claus in American Popular Culture. The lecture is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. ATTENDEES may bring a brown bag lunch (12:30 - 1:30 PM). Lectures are held in the Carriage House.
Wednesday, December 5 2018 12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
Join us in the Carriage House at 2:00 PM for a program called "The Magic Lantern" where attendees see a very old projection unit (the "lantern" and watch as old glass pieces are put into the projector to make the story move "magically". The program will be done by the Heritage Farmstead Museum (...
Tuesday, November 20 2018 2:00 PM — 4:00 PM
On November 7, 2018, join Dr. Clair Robertson, Collin College, for November's Art History Lecture, entitled, "ISIS and the Race to Preserve the Ancient World". Come to hear about the current destruction being done to monuments and cultural aspects of our world culture. The Art History Lectur...
Wednesday, November 7 2018 12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
To kick off our July Exhibit, the Heard-Craig is hosting a "Crostini Food Tasting in the Dining Room" event, Thursday, June 28, from 4:00 - 6:00 PM. Buy your ticket to enjoy samplings of Pineapple Pecan crostinis, Almond Poppy Seed crostinis, and Summer Dill Pickle dip. Punch and social connect...
Thursday, October 18 2018 12:15 PM — 1:15 PM
On October 3, 2018, join Dr. Clair Robertson as she shares fascinating information about the life and art of Gauguin. These Art History Lectures are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Wednesday, October 3 2018 12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
Register to attend the U.S. kick off of the Schon Everywhere international pop up gallery event, sponsored in part by the McKinney Community Development Corporation. The kick off begins at 9:30 AM in the Carriage House and includes opening remarks and a welcome from the staff and community of L...
Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:30 AM — 10:30 AM
During the month of September, McKinney, Texas hosts an international pop-up gallery entitled, SCHŐN EVERYWHERE (German for "beautiful everywhere"). Twenty-eight (28) curated pieces of artwork from Germany will grace the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts beginning September 4, 2018 and ending Sat...
Thu, Sep 13 2018 4:00 PM — Sat, Sep 29 2018 4:00 PM
The Fall Tea & Conversation get together is the best time to stroll through the Garden and enjoy the outdoors and well as the indoors. Nestled right next to the downtown square, the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts has held beautiful teas for half a century. Let us show you how wonderful an afte...
Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:00 PM — 4:30 PM
If you are familiar with the book, "RESCUING DA VINCI", by Dallas' own Robert Edsel, then you'll want to come to this Art History Lecture on September 5, 2018 from 12:30 - 1:30 when Dr. Clair Robertson (Collin College) will lead a session entitled, "Degenerate Art - The Fate of Modern Art in Nazi...
Wednesday, September 5 2018 12:30 PM — 1:30 PM