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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. March 13 Perfect Square by Michael Hall March 20 I’ve Painted Everything by Scott Magoon March 27 My Dog Thinks I’m a Genius by Harriet Ziefert April 3 Eggbert: The Slightly Cracked Egg by...
Art is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art is Tasty
Apr 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). February 6: Water Willow, Dante Gabriel Rossetti March 6: Wild Sunflowers and Coke Oven Smoke, Charles Burchfield April 3: New York City, Elliott Erwitt May 1: Marooned, Howard Pyle June 5: The Labyrinth July 3: Alegria Invade As Ruas/Happiness Invadesthe Streets 86, Jonas dos Santos August 7: Atlantic City Beach, Reginald Marsh September 4: Franklin L. Schenck, Thomas Eakins October 2: Swan Motel, George Segal November 6: Sailor’s Fantasy, N.C. Wyeth December 4: The Pilgrim Folk, Marie...
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Barry Moser, Artist 7:00 pm
Barry Moser, Artist
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm
Barry Moser, Artist
One of the greatest printmakers and illustrators of our age, Barry Moser will discuss the process of developing images to illustrate Oscar Wilde’s play, Salomé. Moser will be showing images of himself at work with his assistants and models, as well as recounting his in-depth research for the project. He will consider the issue of the typographic design of drama itself. Moser has also illustrated Moby Dick, Frankenstein, The Holy Bible: King James Version, and other major texts. About Distinguished Lecturers Series This series invites noted scholars to discuss the rich layers of history and ideas underlying the Museum’s collections.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. March 13 Perfect Square by Michael Hall March 20 I’ve Painted Everything by Scott Magoon March 27 My Dog Thinks I’m a Genius by Harriet Ziefert April 3 Eggbert: The Slightly Cracked Egg by...
Clay Date 7:00 pm
Clay Date
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date
Sorry, this workshop is full. 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.
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Sunday Studio 12:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunday Studio
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. Ages 6+ and adults.  April 12 Building Up Layers in Art May 10 A Masterpiece for Mom
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. March 13 Perfect Square by Michael Hall March 20 I’ve Painted Everything by Scott Magoon March 27 My Dog Thinks I’m a Genius by Harriet Ziefert April 3 Eggbert: The Slightly Cracked Egg by...
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Dog Dogs Family Day 12:00 pm
Dog Dogs Family Day
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Dog Dogs Family Day
Explore Elliott Erwitt’s beautiful and funny photographs of canines with dog-themed art activities, story readings, and family tours. Families will also enjoy Blue Sky Puppet Theatre’s puppet show The Barker of Seville—a musical comedy about a day in the life of an opera singer. Learn more about the exhibition Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs.
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Writers in Wilmington: Cristina Garcia 7:00 pm
Writers in Wilmington: Cristina Garcia
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm
Writers in Wilmington: Cristina Garcia
Cristina Garcia is the author of seven novels, including: Dreaming in Cuban, The Agüero Sisters, and, most recently, the darkly comedic King of Cuba. One of the most acclaimed contemporary American novelists, García’s work has been nominated for a National Book Award and translated into 14 languages. She is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Whiting Writers’ Award, a Hodder Fellowship at Princeton University, and an NEA grant.    
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. March 13 Perfect Square by Michael Hall March 20 I’ve Painted Everything by Scott Magoon March 27 My Dog Thinks I’m a Genius by Harriet Ziefert April 3 Eggbert: The Slightly Cracked Egg by...
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Pyxis Piano Quartet with Dan McDougall, double bass 7:30 pm
Pyxis Piano Quartet with Dan McDougall, double bass
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm
Pyxis Piano Quartet with Dan McDougall, double bass
The beloved Pyxis Piano Quartet returns for their final concert of the season, featuring two of the greatest works of classical chamber music: Beethoven’s Piano Quartet in e-flat major, Op.16 and Schubert’s Piano Quintet in a major, D.667, the famous “Trout” Quintet. Pyxis will be joined by guest artist Dan McDougall, a master of the double bass and a faculty member of the famed Curtis Institute of Music. Learn more about Concerts on Kentmere.