Calendar of Events

Jan
11
Sat
The Art of Aging Film Series | Edie
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm

Still from EdieFriday, Saturday, & Sunday, January 10, 11, & 12; 2pm

After her controlling husband dies, an elderly woman embarks on a trip to fulfill her longtime dream of climbing a mountain in the Scottish Highlands.

2017. UK. 102 min. Not rated. Directed by Simon Hunter. Starring Sheila Hancock, Kevin Guthrie

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Jan
12
Sun
The Art of Aging Film Series | Edie
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm

Still from EdieFriday, Saturday, & Sunday, January 10, 11, & 12; 2pm

After her controlling husband dies, an elderly woman embarks on a trip to fulfill her longtime dream of climbing a mountain in the Scottish Highlands.

2017. UK. 102 min. Not rated. Directed by Simon Hunter. Starring Sheila Hancock, Kevin Guthrie

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Jan
17
Fri
The Art of Aging Film Series | Ága
Jan 17 @ 2:00 pm
The Art of Aging Film Series | Ága

Friday & Saturday, January 17 & 18; 2pm

A beautifully lensed, meditative, and slow-paced portrait of an elderly couple living in northern Siberia who long to see their estranged daughter Ága.

2018. Bulgaria. 96 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Milko Lazarov. Starring Mikhail Aprosimov, Feodosia Ivanova, Sergei Egorov.

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Jan
18
Sat
The Art of Aging Film Series | Ága
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm
The Art of Aging Film Series | Ága

Friday & Saturday, January 17 & 18; 2pm

A beautifully lensed, meditative, and slow-paced portrait of an elderly couple living in northern Siberia who long to see their estranged daughter Ága.

2018. Bulgaria. 96 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Milko Lazarov. Starring Mikhail Aprosimov, Feodosia Ivanova, Sergei Egorov.

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Jan
24
Fri
The Art of Aging Film Series | One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari)
Jan 24 @ 2:00 pm
The Art of Aging Film Series | One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari)

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, January 24, 25 & 26; 2pm

Olavi, a soon-to-be retired art dealer, becomes convinced that a painting up for auction is actually the work of a major Russian artist, and he can’t resist trying to make one last deal, all the while trying to reconcile with his estranged daughter and grandson.

2018. Finland. 95 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Klaus Härö. Starring Heikki Nousiainen, Pirjo Lonka, Amos Brotherus

 

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Jan
25
Sat
The Art of Aging Film Series | One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari)
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm
The Art of Aging Film Series | One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari)

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, January 24, 25 & 26; 2pm

Olavi, a soon-to-be retired art dealer, becomes convinced that a painting up for auction is actually the work of a major Russian artist, and he can’t resist trying to make one last deal, all the while trying to reconcile with his estranged daughter and grandson.

2018. Finland. 95 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Klaus Härö. Starring Heikki Nousiainen, Pirjo Lonka, Amos Brotherus

 

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Jan
26
Sun
The Art of Aging Film Series | One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari)
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm
The Art of Aging Film Series | One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari)

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, January 24, 25 & 26; 2pm

Olavi, a soon-to-be retired art dealer, becomes convinced that a painting up for auction is actually the work of a major Russian artist, and he can’t resist trying to make one last deal, all the while trying to reconcile with his estranged daughter and grandson.

2018. Finland. 95 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Klaus Härö. Starring Heikki Nousiainen, Pirjo Lonka, Amos Brotherus

 

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9. Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.

Feb
19
Sat
Conservator Talk | Maria Martins and Germaine Richier
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Conservator Talk | Maria Martins and Germaine Richier

Objects conservator Casey Mallinckrodt discusses the study and conservation treatments of bronze sculptures by two women artists from the twentieth century: Ma Chanson (1943) by Brazilian artist Maria Martins and The Bat (1956) by French artist Germaine Richier. The Wadsworth is grateful for support from the Bank of America Conservation Project Grant in funding the conservation of these two important sculptures. Free with admission. Meet in front of the Museum Shop. 

Mar
13
Sun
Curator Talk: Nevine Mahmoud / MATRIX 188
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Curator Talk: Nevine Mahmoud / MATRIX 188

Nevine Mahmoud’s sculptural works invite a feminist exploration of nature and the body through dark humor, dramatic textures, vibrant colors, and surprising materials. Join curator Patricia Hickson on a walk-through of Mahmoud’s MATRIX exhibition for an inside look at the artist’s playful exploration of organic forms and purposeful choice of rigorous materials. Free with admission. Meet in front of the Museum Shop. 

Aug
5
Fri
Conservator Talk with Allen Kosanovich: Ribalta’s “The Ecstasy of Saint Francis: The Vision of the Musical Angel”
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Conservator Talk with Allen Kosanovich: Ribalta’s "The Ecstasy of Saint Francis: The Vision of the Musical Angel"

Catalan painter Francisco Ribalta vividly captured religious images at the turn of the seventeenth century, positioning himself as one of the major figures of the early Baroque. Paintings conservator Allen Kosanovich examines an in-process treatment of Ribalta’s The Ecstasy of Saint Francis: The Vision of the Musical Angel (c. 1620–1625), discussing how these efforts address the results of four hundred years of aging and numerous restoration attempts. Free with museum admission. Meet in front of the Museum Shop.