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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jan 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
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 2 and up. Jan 6 Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Jan 13 Me and Uncle Romie by Claire Hartfield Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17...
Art is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art is Tasty
Jan 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty
First Fridays of the month This noon-time lunch series on the first Friday of every month 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). Upcoming Topics January 6: Self-Portrait Painting Sally by Milton Avery February 3: Tar Beach 2 by Faith Ringgold
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Sunday Studio 12:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Second Sundays Each month, adults and children can create art together and experiment with new materials, techniques, and themes in the Bank of America Education Wing Studios—no reservations required! This series is sponsored by AT&T. Recommended for ages 6+ and adults. January 8: Collaborative Clay February 12: Tiny Treasures  
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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ArtSong Yoga Workshop and Performance 6:30 pm
ArtSong Yoga Workshop and Performance
Jan 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
ArtSong Yoga Workshop and Performance
Come and spend an evening surrounded by Art, Song and Yoga Meditation! Inspired by the Delaware Art Museum’s exhibition Truth & Vision: 21st Century Realism, yoga practitioner and singer Suzanne Jackson will guide participants through a gentle yoga practice to heighten awareness. Following the yoga session, participants will walk through the exhibit with live music from Suzanne Jackson and Lisa Reagan’s new album Ascend.  The workshop will conclude with guided meditation.   About Suzanne Spangler Jackson Suzanne Spangler Jackson helps people find their true voice and personal destiny through music, yoga and meditation. She spent 25 years on stage at the Kennedy Center as...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
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 2 and up. Jan 6 Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Jan 13 Me and Uncle Romie by Claire Hartfield Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Project Yourself: 2017 4Youth Exhibition 1:00 pm
Project Yourself: 2017 4Youth Exhibition
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Project Yourself: 2017 4Youth Exhibition
In partnership with the Delaware Art Museum and collaboration with renowned artist, Margaret Bowland, 4youth Productions presents “Project Yourself”. During a special photography production at the museum, students worked as both photographer and model to create stunning portraits inspired by Margaret Bowland’s paintings. Margaret joined the production to paint on our students hands and faces. It was fascinating to see how Margaret’s painting worked as a catalyst, allowing the students to not only freely express themselves but also transform. Join us next Sunday, January 15th, from 1 pm to 3 pm to meet our students and see this amazing series at the...
Slow Art Tours: Truth & Vision 1:00 pm
Slow Art Tours: Truth & Vision
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm
Slow Art Tours: Truth & Vision
Throughout Truth & Vision: 21st Century Realism, visitors can deeply engage with selected work on a Slow Art Tour. Slow Art Tours encourage people to look at art slowly and experience art in a new way. Visitors are invited to explore different perspectives through viewing and discussing art in the galleries. January 15: Kingdom of Ends by Bo Bartlett
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service 10:30 am
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service
Celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and give back to your community through artmaking. Families are invited to create cards that will be distributed with meals for those in need, in partnership with the Sunday Breakfast Mission. Family-friendly tours featuring African-American artists and subjects will be offered at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The Museum will be open and free to the public from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Evening for Educators: Exchange 5:00 pm
Evening for Educators: Exchange
Jan 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Evening for Educators: Exchange
Join us at the mid-year appreciation event for teachers! Drop in between 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m for networking opportunities, Museum program information, discounted membership, and a complimentary drink*. Stay for a gallery chat at 6:00 p.m. by Truth & Vision exhibiting artist Daniel Sprick or swing by the cafe to meet our new Executive Director, Sam Sweet, during the public happy hour. For more information, email ejarvis@delart.org. *One complimentary drink per educator. Teacher Workshops Teacher Workshops are available at the Museum throughout the school year with Professional Development credit hours are available for Delaware K–12 Educators. For more information,...
Happy Hour with Sam Sweet 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Sam Sweet
Jan 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Happy Hour with Sam Sweet
Join Executive Director and CEO Sam Sweet for casual conversation and free drinks in the Thronson Café. Sam, who is new to the Delaware community, is eager to hear your thoughts about the Museum while also getting your tips on local events, restaurants, and hidden Delaware treasures. Beer, wine, and light snacks provided.
Artist Gallery Chats 6:00 pm
Artist Gallery Chats
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm
Artist Gallery Chats
  Thursday, January 19: Daniel Sprick Truth & Vision exhibiting artist Daniel Sprick will discuss Bird and Mirror, Self Portrait, and Two Nudes. Sprick seeks to present vulnerability, a love of life, and curiosity through his stunning portraits and everyday scenes.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
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 2 and up. Jan 6 Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Jan 13 Me and Uncle Romie by Claire Hartfield Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
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 2 and up. Jan 6 Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Jan 13 Me and Uncle Romie by Claire Hartfield Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Spotlight Tour Series 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tour Series
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tour Series
Enjoy a lively docent-led tour focused on thought-provoking themes in the Museum’s Collection. Upcoming Topics January 29: Modern Artists: New Directions Old Influences February 5: Eight against the World: John Sloan and the Ashcan School February 12 Love, Lies and Oil Paint: British Pre-Raphaelites February 19 American Experience: 19th Century February 26 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Jan 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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