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Sep
25
Wed
Curator Talk | Bauhaus at the Wadsworth
Sep 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Installation photo of The Bauhaus Spirit at the Wadsworth AtheneumHear how the principles that revolutionized art and design one hundred years ago inform daily life today with curator Erin Monroe, in connection with the exhibition The Bauhaus Spirit at the Wadsworth Atheneum. Free with admission. Meet at the Museum Shop.

Oct
4
Fri
Gallery Talk | Sailing on the Sound
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm

Join Brenda Milkofsky, former director of the Connecticut River Museum, for a discussion about sailing as an industrial pursuit and an American pastime. In connection with the exhibition Sport and Leisure: Sailing on the Sound. Free with admission. Meet at the Museum Shop.

Oct
24
Thu
Gallery Talk | Artfully Designed
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm
Gallery Talk | Artfully Designed
Color, texture, shape, and decoration. How does furniture reflect cultural values and trends of the past? Join Brandy Culp, curator of American decorative arts, for a gallery talk in Design in the American Home, 1650 to 1850. Free with admission. Meet at the Museum Shop.
Oct
30
Wed
Gallery Talk | Josef and Anni Albers and Latin America
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm

Jennifer Reynolds KayeAn impromptu drive to Mexico inspired Josef and Anni Albers’s enduring fascination with Latin American culture. Jennifer Reynolds-Kaye, curator of education and academic outreach at the Yale Center for British Art, discusses the Latin American influences of the work of both artists. Free with admission. Meet at the Museum Shop.