Calendar of Events

Apr
2
Thu
Online Lecture: The Art of Black Mobilization
Apr 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Due to our temporary closure, we can’t host Dr. de La Fuente’s lecture as we had planned, but we’re not letting that stop us! You’ll find a recording of “The Art of Black Mobilization: Afro-Latin American Artists, History and Racial Justice” on our website on Thursday, April 2.

We will be collecting YOUR questions for Dr. de la Fuente between April 2 and April 5, and posting the answers on our Facebook and Instagram accounts the following week. Watch the lecture on our “Watch and Listen” page and email your questions to [email protected]!

Alejandro de la Fuente, PhD, the Robert Woods Bliss Professor of Latin American History and Economics and Professor of African and African American Studies at Harvard University, will give a lecture titled “The Art of Black Mobilization: Afro-Latin American Artists, History and Racial Justice”.

This lecture is part of the Edwin L. Weisl, Jr. Lectureships in Art History, and is funded by the Robert Lehman Foundation. This lecture is presented in conjunction with “Archives of Consciousness: Six Cuban Artists”.

 

 

 

Apr
8
Wed
Online Lecture: The Splendor of Japanese Lacquer @ Fairfield University Art Museum
Apr 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Monika Bincsik, PhD, the Diane and Arthur Abbey Assistant Curator of Japanese Decorative Arts at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, will give a lecture titled “Sprinkled Gold and Inlaid Mother-of-Pearl: The Splendor of Japanese Lacquer,” on Wednesday, April 8th at 5 p.m. in the Bellarmine Hall’s Diffley Board room. Register on our Eventbrite!

This lecture is part of the Edwin L. Weisl, Jr. Lectureships in Art History, and is funded by the Robert Lehman Foundation. This lecture is presented in conjunction with “Gifts of Gold: The Art of Japanese Lacquer Boxes”.

This event is subject to change, please check our Eventbrite for updates.

 

 

 

Apr
18
Sat
Third Saturdays @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

In The Studio: Stella’s Stars with Alissa Siegel
10 am to 12 noon; 1 to 3 pm

You’re invited to explore the newest additions to our Sculpture Garden, created by world-renowned artist Frank Stella, in this hands-on art making activity lead by artist and educator Alissa Siegal. Transform familiar and unusual materials alike to create your very own hanging star sculpture.

Gallery Tour
3 to 4 pm

An Aldrich Education will lead a tour of Weather Report. Appropriate for all ages, this tour will travel throughout the galleries, investigate key works of art, and invite conversations and observations.

Apr
23
Thu
Gallery Talk: Collecting Cuban Art – Postponed @ Quick Center for the Arts
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

This event is currently postponed, please check Eventbrite for updates.

Art collector, Steven Certilman, will give a gallery talk titled, “Collecting Cuban Art” on Thursday, April 23rd at 5 p.m. in the museum’s Walsh Gallery. This gallery talk is presented in conjunction with “Archives of Consciousness: Six Cuban Artists”.