Calendar of Events

5:30 pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and the riveting story of Homer told by David Davison, former Director of the American Savings Foundation, as he delves into Homer’s travel and exploration of these places! In conjunction... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
5:30 pm
Date/Time Wednesday, August 23, 2017 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Members: $5  / Non-members: $10 Join us for a lecture by Barbara Belgrade as she discusses her passion for collecting American art and offers an overview of... Read more »
Lyman Allyn Art Museum
2:00 pm
Robert McCracken Peck, Curator of Art and Senior Fellow, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Join historian Peck as he recounts the fascinating travels of the well-known naturalist and artist John James Audubon who... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
11:00 am
Are you an Art & History buff? Do you have time to share your knowledge and enthusiasm with teaching children and adults about the history of Waterbury? Would you like to be a part of... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
5:00 pm
Location: Diffley Board Room, Bellarmine Hall Event Type: Lecture Michael Gallagher, Sherman Fairchild Conservator in Charge, Department of Paintings Conservation, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Michael Gallagher... Read more »
Fairfield University Art Museum
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Family Day Grandparents’ Day Sunday, September 10, 2017 Celebrate Grandparents’ Day at the Museum this year to enjoy fun and innovation for all ages! With activities inspired by the exhibition Samuel F.B. Morse’s “Gallery of the... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
1:00 pm
Join sports lover & guest curator for the exhibit Yankees or Red Sox: America’s Greatest Rivalry for a series of informal chats on the items in collection and more.
The Mattatuck Museum
6:00 pm
Art Talk: An Evening with Glenn Ligon & Huey Copeland 5pm | Gallery Viewing & Public Reception 6pm | Lecture Join Glenn Ligon, featured in MATRIX 120, and Huey Copeland, Dean and Professor of Art History... Read more »
The Wadsworth Atheneum
Sep 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
5:30 pm
An Evening With… Gay Myers and Lance Mayer, A Painting Full of Surprises: The Conservation of Morse’s “Gallery of the Louvre” Thursday, September 14, 2017 Spend an evening with Gay Myers and Lance Mayer, independent... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
6:00 pm
Location: Walsh Gallery, Quick Center for the Arts Event Type: Opening Reception (exhibition runs September 15, 2017 – February 3, 2018)
Fairfield University Art Museum
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
As the 1960s approached and people started flocking to the suburbs, retail followed and malls began popping up across the U.S. The effect on city center was notable and buildings eventually went vacant. What remained was... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
2:00 pm
Lectures Catharine M. Rogers Distinguished Lecture: Thomas Crow Presents Art in Los Angeles: Beyond the Stereotypes Sunday, September 17, 2017 Join the Museum in welcoming Thomas Crow, Rosalie Solow Professor of Modern Art at the... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
6:00 pm
Art Talk: An Evening with Kellie Jones 5pm | Gallery Viewing and Public Reception 6pm | Lecture Kellie Jones, MacArthur Fellow and professor of art history at Columbia University, has been rewriting the history of... Read more »
The Wadsworth Atheneum
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Gallery Talks Conversation with an Educator: Functionality and the Finish Fetish Sunday, October 01, 2017 Join Museum educator Kate Swanson for a discussion about how Billy Al Bengston’s ceramic work demonstrates the Cool School movement’s... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
1:00 pm
Join sports lover & guest curator for the exhibit Yankees or Red Sox: America’s Greatest Rivalry for a series of informal chats on the items in collection and more.
The Mattatuck Museum
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Attendees will engage directly with the works of art and Ortiz will discuss his passion for collecting art and tell stories behind each work. The talk takes place at the museum located at HCC, 900... Read more »
Housatonic Museum of Art
1:00 pm
Join sports lover & guest curator for the exhibit Yankees or Red Sox: America’s Greatest Rivalry for a series of informal chats on the items in collection and more.
The Mattatuck Museum