11:00 am Poetry Reading by Larry Kelts
Poetry Reading by Larry Kelts
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am
Larry Kelts, a retired scientist and 2017 Delaware Division of the Arts fellowship recipient, will discuss and read some of his ekphrastic poetry—poetry inspired by works of art. Many of these poems will consider paintings in the Delaware Art Museum. The majority of the presentation considers Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s paintings in the Pre-Raphaelite Gallery. “Rossetti’s Muses” looks at Rossetti’s paintings as expressions of his inspiration and pursuit of art through painting and poetry. Poems on “Summertime,” “Trout Fishing,” and “The Mermaid” as well as several on imaginary works of art will also be read and discussed. Questions or comments will...
1:00 pm Ferns and Flowers Monoprinting – 2-Day Workshop
1:00 pm Highlights Tour
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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.
2:00 pm Exhibition Tour
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
2:00 pm On Location Photography Workshops – Cancelled
On Location Photography Workshops – Cancelled
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Inspired by the exhibition Eye on Nature: Andrew Wyeth and John Ruskin, students will meet at scenic sites to shoot on location. Students will learn about John Ruskin’s philosophy of nature and have the opportunity for group discussion and critique at the follow up session in the Museum’s studios. Students are responsible for paying admission fees at each location. Danny Schweers. Hagley Museum and Library Sunday, May 13 | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Museum meet up Sunday, May 20 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.