Aug
2
Sat
Film: Of Horses and Men
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Of Horses and MenFilm: Of Horses and Men: A quirky comedic drama about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. 2013. Iceland. 81 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Benedikt Erlingsson. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENING
Sunday, August 3 at 2pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Film: Lovely Louise
Aug 2 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm

lovely louiseFilm: Lovely Louise: In this comedic drama, a 55 year-old man leads a boring life with his 80 year-old mother, who tells him she gave up her Hollywood acting career to raise him. Their lives are turned upside down by the arrival of an American. 2013. Germany. 91 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Bettina Oberli. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENING
Sunday, August 3 at 3:30pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Aug
3
Sun
Film: Of Horses and Men
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Of Horses and MenFilm: Of Horses and Men: A quirky comedic drama about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. 2013. Iceland. 81 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Benedikt Erlingsson. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENING
Saturday, August 2 at 7pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Film: Lovely Louise
Aug 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

lovely louiseFilm: Lovely Louise: In this comedic drama, a 55 year-old man leads a boring life with his 80 year-old mother, who tells him she gave up her Hollywood acting career to raise him. Their lives are turned upside down by the arrival of an American. 2013. Germany. 91 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Bettina Oberli. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENING
Saturday, August 2 at 8:30pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Aug
7
Thu
First Thursday Block Party: Caribbean Festival
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

First Thursday Caribbean block partyFirst Thursday Block Party: Caribbean Festival: Don’t miss our final block party of the summer! Check out MATRIX 169 / Ruben Ochoa, listen to live music by De 4 AhWee Steel Band and Amandla Reggae Band, watch performances by the Caribbean American Dance Company, get a spray-tattoo by Amazing Face Art, follow a docent-led tour, play dominoes, and more! Film at 8 pm, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.

Facebook event here.

Join us the first Thursday of every month for extended exhibition hours, music, cocktails, food, art activities, a film & more! View photos from our previous First Thursday Block Party, which took place June 5, 2014.

Presented in collaboration with The Taste of the Caribbean and Jerk Festival with support from the Connecticut Office of Tourism.

Aug
14
Thu
Gallery Talk: Ruben Ochoa / MATRIX 169
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Ruben Ochoa, Cloudless Day, 2014, Acrylic house paint and dirt on canvas, courtesy of the artist and Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects

Ruben Ochoa, Cloudless Day, 2014, Acrylic house paint and dirt on canvas, courtesy of the artist and Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects

Gallery Talk: Ruben Ochoa / MATRIX 169: Patricia Hickson, Emily Hall Tremaine Curator of Contemporary Art, gives an introduction to MATRIX 169 / Ruben Ochoa: Cloudless Day, on view through September 7, 2014.

Free with admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Film: Tangerines
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

TangerinesFilm: Tangerines: A witty and touching story about two men who stay behind in the their war-torn village to sell the crop of tangerines. 2013. Estonia/Georgia. 87 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Zaza Urushadze. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS
Saturday, August 16 at 7pm
Sunday, August 17 at 2pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Film: In Bloom
Aug 14 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

in bloomFilm: In Bloom: Set in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi in 1992, friends Eka and Natia work hard to escape societal customs and their turbulent family lives. Winner of dozens of awards. 2013. Georgia. 102 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Nana Ekvtimishvili. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS
Saturday, August 16 at 8:30pm
Sunday, August 17 at 3:30pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Aug
15
Fri
Movies & Music: Ecstasy
Aug 15 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Ecstasy_1933_1_webMovies & Music: Ecstasy: Originally deemed controversial for its eroticism, this film tells of a woman who marries an older man who has no passion. She leaves her husband and falls in love with another man. 1933. USA. 82 min. Not Rated. B&W. Directed by Gustav Machatý. Starring Hedy Lamarr.

5:30 pm   Dinner and music
8:15 pm    Film, Ecstasy

Members receive FREE admission and one free drink. Regular film admission prices apply to non-members.

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MOVIES & MUSIC UNDER THE STARS: On Friday evenings in July and August join us for live music, food, and a classic film under the stars outside in Gengras Court!

July 11 - The Thin Man Goes Home
July 18Song of the Thin Man
July 25 – Ninotchka
August 1Bombshell
August 22Desire

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

 

Aug
16
Sat
Film: Tangerines
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

TangerinesFilm: Tangerines: A witty and touching story about two men who stay behind in the their war-torn village to sell the crop of tangerines. 2013. Estonia/Georgia. 87 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Zaza Urushadze. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS
Thursday, August 14 at 7pm
Sunday, August 17 at 2pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Film: In Bloom
Aug 16 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

in bloomFilm: In Bloom: Set in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi in 1992, friends Eka and Natia work hard to escape societal customs and their turbulent family lives. Winner of dozens of awards. 2013. Georgia. 102 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Nana Ekvtimishvili. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS
Thursday, August 14 at 8:30pm
Sunday, August 17 at 3:30pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Aug
17
Sun
Film: Tangerines
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

TangerinesFilm: Tangerines: A witty and touching story about two men who stay behind in the their war-torn village to sell the crop of tangerines. 2013. Estonia/Georgia. 87 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Zaza Urushadze. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS
Thursday, August 14 at 7pm
Saturday, August 16 at 7pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Film: In Bloom
Aug 17 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

in bloomFilm: In Bloom: Set in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi in 1992, friends Eka and Natia work hard to escape societal customs and their turbulent family lives. Winner of dozens of awards. 2013. Georgia. 102 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Nana Ekvtimishvili. Hartford Premiere.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS
Thursday, August 14 at 8:30pm
Saturday, August 16 at 8:30pm

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Aug
21
Thu
Film: The Great Passage
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

GreatPassage2Film: The Great Passage: An introverted and unsuccessful salesman is asked to finish a new modern dictionary. After humbly accepting the daunting job, he dedicates his life to the project while dealing with his newfound love for a beautiful young chef, his landlady’s granddaughter. 2013. Japan. 134 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Yûya Ishii. Hartford Premiere.

Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

From Our Collection

Artschwager, 1980 Bankston, 2002 1889, Gauguin Hector Leroux, 1870
 

Hours & Admission

Hours:
Wednesday – Friday: 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm
First Thursdays: 11 am – 8 pm

Admission:
Members: Free
Adults: $10
Seniors (age 62+): $8
Students (age 13 & over or with college ID): $5
Children (age 12 & under): Free
First Thursdays (from 5-8 pm): $5