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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2:00 pm Highlights Tour
Highlights Tour
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Highlights Tour
A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from[...]
3:30 pm Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Oct 9 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
An inside look at the works of art and stories presented in the special exhibition. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to[...]
12:00 pm The Hot Shop | Moshe Bursuker and Hartford Art School
The Hot Shop | Moshe Bursuker and Hartford Art School
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Hot Shop | Moshe Bursuker and Hartford Art School
Demonstrations: 1-2:30pm Drop-in: noon-4:30pm A temporary glass-working studio at the museum. Experience this magical art form live and get a firsthand look at the tools, techniques, and processes used in creating art from molten glass.[...]
2:00 pm Highlights Tour
Highlights Tour
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Highlights Tour
A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from[...]
3:30 pm Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Oct 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
An inside look at the works of art and stories presented in the special exhibition. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to[...]
12:00 pm The Hot Shop | Finale with Phil Vinson and Arthur Wilson
The Hot Shop | Finale with Phil Vinson and Arthur Wilson
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Hot Shop | Finale with Phil Vinson and Arthur Wilson
Demonstrations: 1-2:30pm Drop-in: noon-4:30pm A temporary glass-working studio at the museum. Experience this magical art form live and get a firsthand look at the tools, techniques, and processes used in creating art from molten glass.[...]
2:00 pm Highlights Tour
Highlights Tour
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Highlights Tour
A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from[...]
3:30 pm Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Oct 14 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
An inside look at the works of art and stories presented in the special exhibition. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to[...]
5:00 pm Conversation with an Artist: Amber Cowan
Conversation with an Artist: Amber Cowan
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm
Conversation with an Artist: Amber Cowan
From the dustbin of American design, Amber Cowan creates glass sculptures that tell stories of self-discovery, escapism, and loneliness. Come meet this internationally acclaimed glass artist and see how she uses recycled, upcycled, and second-life[...]
12:00 pm Lawn Party: Glass Rodeo
Lawn Party: Glass Rodeo
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lawn Party: Glass Rodeo
Glass artists come together for a rodeo-style Hot Shop glass fest! Take part in an afternoon full of demonstrations by local glassblowers who master nature’s most volatile medium. Bring your crew for artmaking, live music,[...]
12:30 pm Tour | Art, Innovation, & Tradition
Tour | Art, Innovation, & Tradition
Oct 15 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
A docent guided tour exploring artworks throughout history that were groundbreaking in their medium, subjects, or style. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Visitors are required to wear a face[...]
2:00 pm Highlights Tour
Highlights Tour
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Highlights Tour
A docent guided tour of collection highlights. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is required. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to observe a safe social distance from[...]
3:30 pm Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
Oct 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Theme Tour | Fired Up: Glass Today
An inside look at the works of art and stories presented in the special exhibition. Availability is limited to 15 participants and advance registration is recommended. Visitors are required to wear a face mask/covering and encouraged to[...]