PROGRAMS & EVENTS

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Art is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art is Tasty
Jan 5 @ 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). 2019 Topics January 4: Stand Away From the Girl!, N.C. Wyeth | Register February 1: Absalom Jones, Raphaelle Peale | Register March 1: Lady Lilith, Dante Gabriel Rossetti | Register April 5: TBD (Selection from Fairy Tales to Nursery Rhymes.) May 3: TBD (Talk comparing works by Loper, Jr. and Loper, Sr.) June 7: Genius of Art and Genius of Literature, Howard Pyle July...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Museum guides 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 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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.
Weaving Demonstrations 1:00 pm
Weaving Demonstrations
Jan 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Weaving Demonstrations
Visit with artists from the Harmony Weaving Guild and watch as they demonstrate weaving on the loom. In the “Outlooks” gallery unless otherwise noted. November 5 11:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. November 12 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.* November 19 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. December 9 11:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. January 7 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. *In front of Museum Store
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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Community Preschool Fair 10:00 am
Community Preschool Fair
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Community Preschool Fair
Visit the Delaware Art Museum and learn about local preschools and enrichment programs. Afterward, families are welcome to play in Kids’ Corner and explore the art galleries together. We’ll have free coffee, and children of all ages are welcome. Participating Preschools & Organizations Brandywine Buzz Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool Christ Church Episcopal Preschool Help Me Grow/Delaware 211 Hockessin Montessori School Hockessin UMC Early Learning Center Montessori Learning Center The Mother’s Space Saint Edmond’s Academy Sanford School St. Ann School St. Mary’s Preschool St. Michael’s School & Nursery The Tatnall School Tower Hill School Ursuline Academy Wilmington Christian School Wilmington Friends...
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Inside Look Series 6:30 pm
Inside Look Series
Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm
Inside Look Series
Join us for in-depth conversations in the galleries.. January 11 | 6:30 p.m. Sloan’s Etchings January 14 | 1:00 p.m. Sloan’s Etchings
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Museum guides 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 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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.
Inside Look Series: Sloan’s Etchings 1:00 pm
Inside Look Series: Sloan’s Etchings
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm
Inside Look Series: Sloan’s Etchings
Join us for in-depth conversations in the galleries.
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.
Highlights Tour 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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.
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Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service 11:00 am
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service
Jan 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., at the Delaware Art Museum in partnership with One Village Alliance and Raising Kings. Join us: Contribute to the collaborative mural of Martin Luther King, Jr. led by Terrance Vann Donate a tie for young men and boys seeking career success Stop into the Mentor Café where men and women from the community are available to discuss life and career goals with young attendees Take a tour of African American artists at 11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. Lead yourself or your family on a self-guided tour of the African American artists...
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Concerts on Kentmere: Celebrating the Works and Career of John Sloan 7:30 pm
Concerts on Kentmere: Celebrating the Works and Career of John Sloan
Jan 18 @ 7:30 pm
Concerts on Kentmere: Celebrating the Works and Career of John Sloan @ Delaware Art Museum
Celebrate John Sloan with Mozart’s Divertimento in E-flat Major for String Trio (4th movement), selections from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess (arranged by Heifitz), and Reynaldo Hahn’s Piano Quartet in G Major, No. 3. Each Thursday evening concert will begin with a short curator talk exploring connections with the collection. Audiences can enjoy coffee and desserts at intermission. The Museum is open late on Thursday evenings and the Thronson Café serves drinks and light fare before each concert. Snow date: Sunday, January 21 | 4:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Curator talk by Heather Campbell Coyle 8:00 p.m. Concert #gallery-2 { margin: auto; } #gallery-2...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Museum guides 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 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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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2018 Performance Series Preview 5:00 pm
2018 Performance Series Preview
Jan 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2018 Performance Series Preview
Introducing a New Performance Series in 2018 The Museum is thrilled to announce a new 2018 Performance Series featuring a lineup of cutting-edge, multidisciplinary performances by regional, national, and international artists. Launching in February 2018, this series will present contemporary dance, music, spoken word, and theater performances that will address critical issues affecting the community, new experimentation’s in the field, and live music experiences. Building on a long tradition of presenting performance programs and a renewed commitment to deepening engagement efforts, this series will generate opportunities for community connection, education, and civil discourse. Performances will be presented at the Museum...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Museum guides 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 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Museum Guides 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.
Curator Conversation 2:00 pm
Curator Conversation
Jan 28 @ 2:00 pm
Curator Conversation
Join Chief Curator and Curator of American Art Heather Campbell Coyle to explore the special exhibition An American Journey: The Art of John Sloan.
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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