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2014 News
March 28 - Rare Work by Artemisia Gentileschi Acquired by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
March 27 – European Masterworks From the Permanent Collection on View While Museum Undergoes Renovation
March 10 – UPDATED – Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Presents 33rd Annual Fine Art & Flowers, April 25-27
Feb. 12 - Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art to Unveil Renewed Buildings and Collections in 2015
Feb. 6 – Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Premieres New Work By Artist Allison Schulnik
Jan. 24 – Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Receives $9.6 Million Bequest From Estate of Charles H. Schwartz
Jan. 13 – Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Receives $5 Million From State to Complete Renovation

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The Wadsworth in the News
The New York Times, March 28, Baroque Painting Finds a Home by Carol Vogel
The Associated Press, March 5, Hartford’s Wadsworth museum nears end of $33 million, 5-year renovation project
Hartford Magazine, March 2014, Serendipity Brings New Curator of European Art to Wadsworth by Krystian von Speidel
The Hartford Courant, Feb. 23, Works By Dali, Mondrian, Calder, Warhol: Ten Of Wadsworth Atheneum’s Most Important Pieces
The Huffington Post, Feb. 18, Ten Great Reasons to visit Hartford, CT, Now by Malerie Yolen-Cohen
The Hartford Courant, Feb. 11, Claymation Animator Brings Art Of Stop-Motion To Atheneum by Susan Dunne
The Hartford Courant, Feb. 2, A Time When City Soared: Chick Austin Elevated Atheneum To Elite Status by Susan Dunne
The Hartford Courant, Feb. 2, Timeline: Big Moments For The Wadsworth Atheneum by Susan Dunne
Hartford Magazine, February 2014, Behind the Scenes at the Wadsworth Atheneum  by Iris Van Rynbach
The Boston Globe, Jan. 25, Wadsworth Atheneum Receives $9.6m Gift by Geoff Edgers
The Hartford Courant, Jan. 25, Wadsworth Atheneum Gets $9.6 Million Gift by Susan Dunne
The New York Times, Jan. 24, Big Gift for Hartford Museum by Carol Vogel
Dallas Morning News, Jan. 4, Art review: Art travels well in Denver by Rick Brettell
Hartford Magazine, January 2014, My Favorite Things, Victor Concepcion by Iris Van Rynbach

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Upcoming Events

Apr
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all-day 41st Hartford Youth Art Renaissance
41st Hartford Youth Art Renaissance
Apr 12 – May 18 all-day
41st Hartford Youth Art Renaissance
Hartford Youth Art Renaissance, 2013 41st Hartford Youth Art Renaissance: Celebrate the 41st anniversary of the museum’s partnership with the Hartford Public School District to [...]
Apr
23
Wed
1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour: Highlights: Join a docent for an exploration of the collection. Meet by The Museum Shop. Highlights Tours are offered daily at 1 pm, Wednesday [...]
Apr
24
Thu
all-day CANCELED: Day Art Tour: Newark Museum
CANCELED: Day Art Tour: Newark M…
Apr 24 all-day
CANCELED: Day Art Tour: Newark Museum: Join the Women’s Committee for a day exploring the Newark Museum, New Jersey’s largest museum. $115; $105 Members, includes [...]
1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour: Highlights: Join a docent for an exploration of the collection. Meet by The Museum Shop. Highlights Tours are offered daily at 1 pm, Wednesday [...]
7:00 pm Film: A Journey
Film: A Journey
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:25 pm
Film: A Journey: Two solitary people meet and form a bond in the backcountry of the Gaspé Peninsula in Quebec. 2013. Canada. 85 min. Not [...]

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