Art Chat Weekly: Chords of Color – Postponed 12:00 pm
Art Chat Weekly: Chords of Color – Postponed
Jun 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This program has been postponed to July 9. Many American artists experimented with color theories in the early 20th century. Robert Henri, John Sloan, and George Bellows adopted the musically inspired color palettes of Hardesty Maratta around 1910. Their friends Charles and Alice Beach Winter built on Maratta’s system, creating stunning chromatic charts in the Museum’s archives. Here in Delaware, concert pianist and musical theorist Mary Hallock Greenewalt designed a “color organ” that projected colored light based on the keys she played. Come discuss these theories and the colorful characters behind them. Registration required. After registration is complete, you will receive an email with a link...
DelArt Cinema presents the Hitchcock classic Rear Window as Drive-in Movie 8:00 pm
DelArt Cinema presents the Hitchcock classic Rear Window as Drive-in Movie
Jun 18 @ 8:00 pm
Join us for an evening of drive-in movie big-screen entertainment on the grounds of the Museum. Enjoy Alfred Hitchcock’s 1954 mystery thriller, Rear Window. This is the first feature from DelArt Cinema, the Museum’s new film partner. Adult beverages and tasty treats from Toscana Catering will be available for purchase. Rain date: Friday, June 19 Patron arrival begins at 8 pm Movie at 9 pm Registration coming soon!
Virtual DelArt Readers: Book Club 6:00 pm
Virtual DelArt Readers: Book Club
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm
PLEASE NOTE: All meetings will be held on Zoom via webcam at 6 pm until further notice. To RSVP to Zoom virtual meeting email email@example.com. Join the DelArt Readers, a community-led book club passionate about art-inspired literature. Visit the links below for monthly selections. The Museum Store will carry many of the titles in this year’s DelArt Readers lineup, as indicated below. The store will have the titles available approximately a month before they will be discussed by the group. If you’d like to pre-order a copy, stop by the store and let us know! You can now purchase your...
Virtual Slow Art Tour and Meditative Music 2:00 pm
Virtual Slow Art Tour and Meditative Music
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Viewing and making art can reduce stress and improve mental health, so join us for a virtual edition of our monthly slow art tour followed by a meditative musical experience. Slow down to unlock your creativity with deep looking and relaxing listening. This program is sponsored by the Laffey McHugh Foundation and Museum Council.