Calendar of Events

Programs take place in the museum unless otherwise specified. Click here for public tour registration.
Highlights Tours | Thursdays–Sundays, 12:30 & 2pm
Family Tour: Eyes on Art | Every Second Saturday, 12:15pm

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12:00 pm Demonstration | The Art of Dreadlocks with Cedric “Dr. Loc” Roberson
Demonstration | The Art of Dreadlocks with Cedric “Dr. Loc” Roberson
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Demonstration | The Art of Dreadlocks with Cedric “Dr. Loc” Roberson
Meet us in Styling Identities: Hair’s Tangled Histories to learn about the history of dreadlocks and to view a loc demonstration with Hartford-based loctician Cedric Roberson. Presented during Juneteenth Family Day. 
12:00 pm Juneteenth Family Day
Juneteenth Family Day
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Juneteenth Family Day
Join The Amistad Center for Art & Culture and the Wadsworth in the celebration of Juneteenth and explore themes of emancipation and diaspora through FreedomWays: From Jubilee to Juneteenth on view in Pryor Gallery. Work[...]
2:00 pm Film | “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” (1982)
Film | “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” (1982)
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Film | "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" (1982)
James Baldwin’s mesmerizing storytelling takes viewers from Birmingham to Selma and Newark, vividly portraying the South’s violent resistance to desegregation and the enduring struggle for racial equality. The documentary blends historical events with intimate conversations[...]
6:00 pm “Styling Identities” Double Feature | “Manscaping” (2022) & “Swan Song” (2021)
“Styling Identities” Double Feature | “Manscaping” (2022) & “Swan Song” (2021)
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm
"Styling Identities" Double Feature | "Manscaping" (2022) & "Swan Song" (2021)
Manscaping captures the artistry and activism of three individuals, modeling ways to transcend toxic masculinity in favor of social inclusion and personal freedom. Devan Shimoyama is an Afrofuturist visual artist whose barbershop painting series envisions[...]