here:now – Arts Engagement for Adults Living with Dementia

Designed for adults living with dementia and their care partners, here:now is a free arts engagement program that celebrates present-moment awareness and new possibilities for creative expression.

Note that all here:now programs will be virtual until further notice.

here:now Art-making and Discussion Class

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

Wednesdays, 1-2:30 pm PST
May 4, 11, 18, 25

Check back for additional 2022 here:now classes and artwork discussions

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.

Monthly Artwork Discussions 2022
Select Tuesdays, 1-2 pm PST
April 26, May 31, June 28, July 26


here:now programs are free. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

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

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 31 1:00 – 2:00 pm
here:now Artwork Discussion

Tuesday, June 28 1:00 – 2:00 pm
here:now Artwork Discussion

Tuesday, July 26 1:00 – 2:00 pm
here:now Artwork Discussion

Photo: Jonathan Vanderweit

Video Introduction

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.