PROGRAMS & EVENTS

Jul
23
Wed
Summer Art Camp – Session 3: The Artist’s Toolbox
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session if FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Fill your artist tool box with the elements of art! Campers will look at and create artwork exploring the process of art-making. Art elements such as shape, form, pattern, color, and line will be discovered. Fun and exciting class projects include colorful printmaking and imaginative clay sculpture.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Jul
24
Thu
Summer Art Camp – Session 3: The Artist’s Toolbox
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session if FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Fill your artist tool box with the elements of art! Campers will look at and create artwork exploring the process of art-making. Art elements such as shape, form, pattern, color, and line will be discovered. Fun and exciting class projects include colorful printmaking and imaginative clay sculpture.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Jul
25
Fri
Summer Art Camp – Session 3: The Artist’s Toolbox
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session if FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Fill your artist tool box with the elements of art! Campers will look at and create artwork exploring the process of art-making. Art elements such as shape, form, pattern, color, and line will be discovered. Fun and exciting class projects include colorful printmaking and imaginative clay sculpture.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Glory of Stories
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories

Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences.

Ages 3 – 6

Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information.

April 25: How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long

May 2:  Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
May 9:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson
May 16:  Still Life Stew by Victoria Raymond
May 23:  Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
May 30:  Perfect Square by Michael Hall

June 6:  Dog Loves Drawing by Louise Yates
June 13:  Little Cloud by David Small
June 20:  Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
June 27Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

July 4:  Cancelled in observation of the holiday
July 11:  The Big Blue Spot by Peter Holwitz
July 18:  Art by Patrick McDonnell
July 25:  My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall

Aug 1:  Chameleon’s Colors by Chisato Tashiro
Aug 8:  Art Dog by Thacher Hurd
Aug 15:  A Day with No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch
Aug 22:  Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni
Aug 29:  Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Jul
27
Sun
Sunday Studio Series
Jul 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sunday Studio Series

Children and their families are invited to experience a new medium and activity each month in the Children’s Studio in the Bank of America Education Wing—no reservations required! This series is sponsored by AT&T.

Calling all young artists and their families!  Have you ever wanted to create an outdoor sculpture and see it at the Museum?  At Sunday Studio on June 29 from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., kids and adults can construct their own Garden Sculptures out of a variety of materials and install their own creations in the Museum’s Copeland Sculpture Garden throughout the summer.  Join us for this one-of-kind Sunday Studio and a chance to exhibit your work.

Installation optional for participants. All artwork will be returned at the end of August. Supplies and tools provided. Volunteers are available to assist with construction.    

July 27: Elaborate Labyrinths
Aug 31: Starving for Art

Jul
28
Mon
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Jul
29
Tue
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Jul
30
Wed
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Jul
31
Thu
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Aug
1
Fri
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Glory of Stories
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories

Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences.

Ages 3 – 6

Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information.

April 25: How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long

May 2:  Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
May 9:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson
May 16:  Still Life Stew by Victoria Raymond
May 23:  Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
May 30:  Perfect Square by Michael Hall

June 6:  Dog Loves Drawing by Louise Yates
June 13:  Little Cloud by David Small
June 20:  Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
June 27Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

July 4:  Cancelled in observation of the holiday
July 11:  The Big Blue Spot by Peter Holwitz
July 18:  Art by Patrick McDonnell
July 25:  My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall

Aug 1:  Chameleon’s Colors by Chisato Tashiro
Aug 8:  Art Dog by Thacher Hurd
Aug 15:  A Day with No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch
Aug 22:  Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni
Aug 29:  Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Art is Tasty
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty

First Fridays of the month

Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price).

July 11*: Persian Window, Dale Chihuly
August 1: Rooftop Routine, Christian Jankowski
September 5: Paul Bocuse’s World, Red Grooms
October 3: Louise Nevelson Rain Forest,Column XX
November 7: Cover Art forThe Houdini Box, Brian Selznick
December 5: Tenant Farmer, Andrew Wyeth

*New date scheduled in observation of the holiday.

Aug
2
Sat
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Aug
3
Sun
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Gallery Talks
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm
Gallery Talks

Artists from the exhibition Transitions: The Brandywine Photo Collective will discuss their work at these exciting gallery talks.

Aug
4
Mon
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Aug
5
Tue
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

BOA_logo

The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Aug
6
Wed
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

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The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Aug
7
Thu
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

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The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Aug
8
Fri
Summer Art Camp – Session 4: Animal Tales
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

This session is FULL.  Please contact Rebecca Howell at rhowell@delart.org to be placed on a waiting list.

Come on an adventure through the Museum and explore animals in artwork such as Deborah Butterfield’s Riot and Abbott Handerson Thayer’s The Old Lion.Creative artwork will be inspired by all kinds of animals, both real and imagined. Projects include ceramic figures, cut paper designs, and roaring masks.

About Summer Art Camp

The Delaware Art Museum’s summer program for children ages 6 – 12 provides a creative experience with professional instruction in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Young artists, divided into two groups, explore drawing, painting, ceramics, and more in the Bank of America Education Wing Studio as well as throughout the Museum’s galleries and Copeland Sculpture Garden. Camp is full-day from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each session ends with a camper art show for family and friends. Learn more.

THE RED APPLE FUND

The Delaware Art Museum is pleased to offer grants for Summer Art Camp through the Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment. Full funding for tuition will be awarded to those who receive a Summer Art Camp Grant. All children registering for camp are eligible for scholarships unless an applicant has received funding from the Red Apple Fund in the past six months. To apply, please complete a Red Apple Summer Art Camp Grant application available at delart.org along with this registration form and return both to the Museum by April 14, 2014. All applicants will be notified of their status between April 23 – 25, 2014.
For more information, call 302.351.8551 or send an email to redapple@delart.org.

The Red Apple Fund for Student Enrichment is supported by TD Charitable Foundation and generous individuals. To apply for a grant, click here.

POLICIES & VOLUNTEERING

Click here to view Summer Art Camp Policies.

Interested in volunteering as a youth counselor for Summer Art Camp? For more information, please contact Rebecca Howell, Education Assistant, at rhowell@delart.org or 302.351.8551.

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The Delaware Art Museum’s Summer Art Camp is held in the Bank of America Education Wing, Copeland Sculpture Garden, and the Museum’s galleries. 

Glory of Stories
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories

Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences.

Ages 3 – 6

Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information.

April 25: How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long

May 2:  Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
May 9:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson
May 16:  Still Life Stew by Victoria Raymond
May 23:  Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
May 30:  Perfect Square by Michael Hall

June 6:  Dog Loves Drawing by Louise Yates
June 13:  Little Cloud by David Small
June 20:  Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
June 27Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

July 4:  Cancelled in observation of the holiday
July 11:  The Big Blue Spot by Peter Holwitz
July 18:  Art by Patrick McDonnell
July 25:  My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall

Aug 1:  Chameleon’s Colors by Chisato Tashiro
Aug 8:  Art Dog by Thacher Hurd
Aug 15:  A Day with No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch
Aug 22:  Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni
Aug 29:  Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Art is After Dark: Doggy Days of Summer
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In partnership with Delaware Humane Association, this pooch-inspired event includes doggy portraits by animal artist and caricaturist Sam Mylin in our Copeland Sculpture Garden. Treats will be available for all our four-legged friends and drinks for their owners!

Workshop: Clay Date

Partners: Delaware Humane Association

About Art Is After Dark

The Museum comes alive on select Friday nights! Each night is unique with live music, special performances, Studio activities, films, gallery games, tours, and more! Plus, stroll the galleries and enjoy a cash bar with snacks in the Thronson Café. Free for Members, $8 in advance or $10 at the door for Non-Members.

There’s more!

You can also sign up for the popular Friday Evening Adult Workshops from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the Museum’s Studio. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Pre-registration is required. Must be 21 participate. $30 Members, $35 Non-Members. Click here for more information.

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Clay Date
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date

Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio. Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery in a relaxed and social atmosphere. Space is limited, so sign up early! No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and over to participate.

Aug
15
Fri
Glory of Stories
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories

Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences.

Ages 3 – 6

Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information.

April 25: How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long

May 2:  Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
May 9:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson
May 16:  Still Life Stew by Victoria Raymond
May 23:  Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
May 30:  Perfect Square by Michael Hall

June 6:  Dog Loves Drawing by Louise Yates
June 13:  Little Cloud by David Small
June 20:  Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
June 27Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

July 4:  Cancelled in observation of the holiday
July 11:  The Big Blue Spot by Peter Holwitz
July 18:  Art by Patrick McDonnell
July 25:  My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall

Aug 1:  Chameleon’s Colors by Chisato Tashiro
Aug 8:  Art Dog by Thacher Hurd
Aug 15:  A Day with No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch
Aug 22:  Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni
Aug 29:  Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Aug
22
Fri
Glory of Stories
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories

Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences.

Ages 3 – 6

Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information.

April 25: How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long

May 2:  Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
May 9:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson
May 16:  Still Life Stew by Victoria Raymond
May 23:  Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
May 30:  Perfect Square by Michael Hall

June 6:  Dog Loves Drawing by Louise Yates
June 13:  Little Cloud by David Small
June 20:  Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
June 27Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

July 4:  Cancelled in observation of the holiday
July 11:  The Big Blue Spot by Peter Holwitz
July 18:  Art by Patrick McDonnell
July 25:  My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall

Aug 1:  Chameleon’s Colors by Chisato Tashiro
Aug 8:  Art Dog by Thacher Hurd
Aug 15:  A Day with No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch
Aug 22:  Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni
Aug 29:  Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Aug
29
Fri
Glory of Stories
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories

Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences.

Ages 3 – 6

Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information.

April 25: How I became a Pirate by Melinda Long

May 2:  Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
May 9:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson
May 16:  Still Life Stew by Victoria Raymond
May 23:  Sky Color by Peter H. Reynolds
May 30:  Perfect Square by Michael Hall

June 6:  Dog Loves Drawing by Louise Yates
June 13:  Little Cloud by David Small
June 20:  Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
June 27Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

July 4:  Cancelled in observation of the holiday
July 11:  The Big Blue Spot by Peter Holwitz
July 18:  Art by Patrick McDonnell
July 25:  My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall

Aug 1:  Chameleon’s Colors by Chisato Tashiro
Aug 8:  Art Dog by Thacher Hurd
Aug 15:  A Day with No Crayons by Elizabeth Rusch
Aug 22:  Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni
Aug 29:  Flyaway Katie by Polly Dunbar

Aug
31
Sun
Sunday Studio Series
Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sunday Studio Series

Children and their families are invited to experience a new medium and activity each month in the Children’s Studio in the Bank of America Education Wing—no reservations required! This series is sponsored by AT&T.

Calling all young artists and their families!  Have you ever wanted to create an outdoor sculpture and see it at the Museum?  At Sunday Studio on June 29 from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., kids and adults can construct their own Garden Sculptures out of a variety of materials and install their own creations in the Museum’s Copeland Sculpture Garden throughout the summer.  Join us for this one-of-kind Sunday Studio and a chance to exhibit your work.

Installation optional for participants. All artwork will be returned at the end of August. Supplies and tools provided. Volunteers are available to assist with construction.    

July 27: Elaborate Labyrinths
Aug 31: Starving for Art

Sep
5
Fri
Art is Tasty
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty

First Fridays of the month

Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price).

July 11*: Persian Window, Dale Chihuly
August 1: Rooftop Routine, Christian Jankowski
September 5: Paul Bocuse’s World, Red Grooms
October 3: Louise Nevelson Rain Forest,Column XX
November 7: Cover Art forThe Houdini Box, Brian Selznick
December 5: Tenant Farmer, Andrew Wyeth

*New date scheduled in observation of the holiday.

Art is After Dark: Artful Yoga
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Bring your mat and practice yoga among art at the Museum! Join instructor Hunter Clarke-Fields for a relaxing session of yoga and learn more about zen works in the contemporary collection on a docent-led tour.

Session 1 (6:30 p.m.)*:
Flow from the Inside Out:
Experience Core-strength vinyasa, the most organic form of flowing yoga. In this all-levels class, Hunter will teach you how to move “from the inside-out,” for greater stability and ease in your yoga. This class is for those who want to move.

Session 2 (8:00 p.m.)*:
Yoga with the Heart of Loving-Kindness:
Relax, revive, and become attuned to your most peaceful self with this gentle yoga practice. Hunter will incorporate loving-kindness practice into this stress-relieving yoga session. Let go of the tensions of the week and find your bliss.

Tours:
More information coming soon

About Hunter Clarke-Fields:
Hunter Clarke-Fields, MSAE, RYT, has over 18 years of experience in yoga practice and over 8 years experience teaching yoga. She has been a meditator and mindfulness practitioner for over a decade, and has the dharma name, “Calm breath of the heart.” She thrives on serving others through yoga, practicing her creative expression as an artist, and nurturing a mindful and joyful life with her family. Hunter blogs at HunterYoga.com and you can listen to her podcast, Yoga Stories Project.

*Times are subject to change. Please check this page for updated information the day of the event.

About Art Is After Dark

The Museum comes alive on select Friday nights! Each night is unique with live music, special performances, Studio activities, films, gallery games, tours, and more! Plus, stroll the galleries and enjoy a cash bar with snacks in the Thronson Café. Free for Members, $8 in advance or $10 at the door for Non-Members.

There’s more!

You can also sign up for the popular Friday Evening Adult Workshops from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the Museum’s Studio. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Pre-registration is required. Must be 21 participate. $30 Members, $35 Non-Members. Click here for more information.

Sep
19
Fri
Clay Date
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date

Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio. Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery in a relaxed and social atmosphere. Space is limited, so sign up early! No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and over to participate.

Oct
3
Fri
Art is Tasty
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty

First Fridays of the month

Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price).

July 11*: Persian Window, Dale Chihuly
August 1: Rooftop Routine, Christian Jankowski
September 5: Paul Bocuse’s World, Red Grooms
October 3: Louise Nevelson Rain Forest,Column XX
November 7: Cover Art forThe Houdini Box, Brian Selznick
December 5: Tenant Farmer, Andrew Wyeth

*New date scheduled in observation of the holiday.

Oct
10
Fri
Art is After Dark: Movie Night and Labyrinth Walk
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for a after-hours labyrinth walk and special film screening in Fusco Grand Hall. Guests can also explore dark and enchanting tales on a guided tour of the Museum’s collection.

About Art Is After Dark

The Museum comes alive on select Friday nights! Each night is unique with live music, special performances, Studio activities, films, gallery games, tours, and more! Plus, stroll the galleries and enjoy a cash bar with snacks in the Thronson Café. Free for Members, $8 in advance or $10 at the door for Non-Members.

There’s more!

You can also sign up for the popular Friday Evening Adult Workshops from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the Museum’s Studio. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Pre-registration is required. Must be 21 participate. $30 Members, $35 Non-Members. Click here for more information.

Clay Date
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date

Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio. Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery in a relaxed and social atmosphere. Space is limited, so sign up early! No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and over to participate.

Oct
30
Thu
Concerts of Kentmere: Pyxis Piano Quartet
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Concerts of Kentmere: Pyxis Piano Quartet

To celebrate the first concert of their new season, the musicians—Meredith Amado, violin; Amy Leonard, viola; Jie Jin, cello; and Hiroko Yamazaki, piano—have created an exciting program blending romantic, modern, contemporary, and popular sounds, including Stravinsky’s Suite Italienne, Schumann’s Fairy Tales, Josef Suk’s Piano Quartet, and two powerful evocations of Argentine Tango by Astor Piazzola.

Tickets can be purchased online at delart.org or by calling Alfredo Franco at 302.351.8509.

Nov
7
Fri
Art is Tasty
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty

First Fridays of the month

Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price).

July 11*: Persian Window, Dale Chihuly
August 1: Rooftop Routine, Christian Jankowski
September 5: Paul Bocuse’s World, Red Grooms
October 3: Louise Nevelson Rain Forest,Column XX
November 7: Cover Art forThe Houdini Box, Brian Selznick
December 5: Tenant Farmer, Andrew Wyeth

*New date scheduled in observation of the holiday.

Nov
14
Fri
Art is After Dark: From Houdini to Hugo
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Tour new exhibition From Houdini to Hugo: the Art of Brian Selznick and try your hand at drawing your own magical illustrations with a drop-in studio workshop. Experience sleight of hand magic tricks or enjoy a screening of the movie Hugo (2011), adapted from Brian Selznick’s book The Invention of Hugo Cabret.

About Art Is After Dark

The Museum comes alive on select Friday nights! Each night is unique with live music, special performances, Studio activities, films, gallery games, tours, and more! Plus, stroll the galleries and enjoy a cash bar with snacks in the Thronson Café. Free for Members, $8 in advance or $10 at the door for Non-Members.

There’s more!

You can also sign up for the popular Friday Evening Adult Workshops from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the Museum’s Studio. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Pre-registration is required. Must be 21 participate. $30 Members, $35 Non-Members. Click here for more information.

Clay Date
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date

Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio. Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery in a relaxed and social atmosphere. Space is limited, so sign up early! No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and over to participate.

Nov
20
Thu
Concerts of Kentmere: Gudrun Bühler, Soprano
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concerts of Kentmere: Gudrun Bühler, Soprano

Gu in color

One of the greatest living practitioners of German Lieder, Gudrun Bühler will perform songs by Hugo Wolf, Mozart, and selections from Arnold Schoenberg’s 1908 song cycle, The Book of the Hanging Gardens, based on poetry by Stefan George. George was profoundly influenced by the Pre-Raphaelites and translated the work of Dante Gabriel Rossetti into German. Bühler’s recital will conclude with Lullaby by British composer Cyril Scott, based on poetry by Christina RossetGu in colorti.

Tickets can be purchased online at delart.org or by calling Alfredo Franco at 302.351.8509.

Dec
5
Fri
Art is Tasty
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty

First Fridays of the month

Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price).

July 11*: Persian Window, Dale Chihuly
August 1: Rooftop Routine, Christian Jankowski
September 5: Paul Bocuse’s World, Red Grooms
October 3: Louise Nevelson Rain Forest,Column XX
November 7: Cover Art forThe Houdini Box, Brian Selznick
December 5: Tenant Farmer, Andrew Wyeth

*New date scheduled in observation of the holiday.

Dec
12
Fri
Art is After Dark: Winter Arts Festival
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Celebrate the holiday season at the Museum! Finish up (or start!) your holiday shopping at the Winter Arts Festival, tour festive works in the collection, and enjoy a holiday music.

About Art Is After Dark

The Museum comes alive on select Friday nights! Each night is unique with live music, special performances, Studio activities, films, gallery games, tours, and more! Plus, stroll the galleries and enjoy a cash bar with snacks in the Thronson Café. Free for Members, $8 in advance or $10 at the door for Non-Members.

There’s more!

You can also sign up for the popular Friday Evening Adult Workshops from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the Museum’s Studio. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Pre-registration is required. Must be 21 participate. $30 Members, $35 Non-Members. Click here for more information.

Dec
13
Sat
Holiday House Tour
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Holiday House Tour

The Holiday House Tour is back! After a brief hiatus in 2013, this beloved Delaware Art Museum Council event returns for its 29th season.

This year’s Tour will focus on historic Brandywine Valley barns bedecked for the holiday season and spectacular artisan shopping at the Museum on BOTH Friday night, as part of the Museum’s Art is After Dark program, and during Tour day.

Tickets will be available for purchase starting in September. Complete barn and artist information and a schedule of activities will be available at that time.

Winter Arts Festival shopping available on Friday, December 12 from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. during Art is After Dark and on Saturday, December 13 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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