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Fine Art & Flowers

38th Annual Fine Art & Flowers
April 26–28, 2019

Celebrate spring at the Wadsworth Atheneum’s 38th Annual Fine Art & Flowers! Florists, garden clubs, and interior designers from across New England create floral arrangements and garden designs inspired by masterworks from the museum’s collection to display during this fundraising event. More than 60 exceptional floral designs are expected this year, and will be showcased throughout the museum galleries beside the artworks that inspired them.


If you are interested in designing and contributing a floral design to Fine Art & Flowers please download and complete the Interpreter Invitation Letter and Arranger Contract, and return them to Tabitha Hujar, Development Events Associate.

The 38th Annual Fine Art & Flowers is presented by the Women’s Committee of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. All event proceeds fund the museum’s special exhibitions, educational programs, and operating expenses.

2018 People’s Choice Winners


The prices below reflect a $3 fundraising surcharge that is added to all museum admission prices during Fine Art & Flowers.

Members: $3
Hartford Residents: $3
Adults: $18
Seniors: $15
Students: $8
Youth (age 17 & under): $3

Please Note: The Wadsworth Atheneum usually waives admission fees every Wednesday–Sunday from 4–5 pm. Please note that guests visiting the museum at these times during the Fine Art & Flowers fundraiser will be charged $3 for their admission.

Groups of 10 or more will receive a discount by reservation only. To schedule a group visit, call (860) 838-4046.

Are you visiting the Wadsworth Atheneum for the first time, or returning after some time away? You’ll find lots of helpful information on our Directions & Parking page, and even more tips on our Planning Your Visit page.

Artisan Boutique

Shop a variety of creative goods from local vendors, all weekend long! The Artisan Boutique is open during regular museum hours during Fine Art & Flowers.

2018 Pedestal Sponsors

Al & Barbara Zakarian
Anna Maria Cerza, Cheri Bertus, Sherry Harriman, Lynn Horne, Shirley Randazzo
Carol Gale & DJ Horn
Christine Bogino & Penny Dix
Donna Wadstrup
Dr. & Mrs. James Collias
Dr. Marlene & Mr. Thomas Clarke
Enid Myers
Integrated Physical Therapy & Counseling
June Roy & Barbara Ruben
Karen & Ralph Eustis
Marlene Adkins, Mary King, Lisa Bresling, Kathy Lamy, Alyce Rawlins
Morgan Stanley
Morneault’s Stackpole Moore Tryon
Pauline & Barry Dickstein
Sally Alubicki & Rose Zibkowski
The Blair Family
Walter & Joan Wojciehowski


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