Calendar of Events

Nov
21
Thu
Aldrich Uncorked: Abstract Painting with Linda Colletta @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Artist Linda Colletta leads a workshop to activate your mind, heart, and imagination with an evening of self-discovery through abstract painting. Whether you are an aspiring artist or looking for something fun and new, this workshop is perfect for you. Art materials and refreshments will be provided.

Nov
27
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Nov 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Nov
29
Fri
Open Studios @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Free for members or with Museum admission

Inspired by Zoë Sheehan Saldaña, we invite participants to walk through her exhibition and to choose one of her handmade objects to make a representation of in The Studio with Aldrich educators using fabric, felt, and glue.

Dec
4
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Dec 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Dec
8
Sun
Yale University Art Gallery: Family Program, Stories and Art @ Yale University Art Gallery
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

On the second Sunday of each month, we invite families to join us for folktales, myths, and exciting stories from around the world that highlight unique features of objects in the collection and inspire children of all ages to view art in new ways.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Open to:
General Public
Dec
10
Tue
Drawing Party @ Fairfield University Art Museum; Bellarmine Hall
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come alone or grab some friends for a relaxing evening at the gallery! Visit the museum’s Bellarmine Hall Galleries on Tuesday, December 10th from 7-9 p.m. to have a chance to draw and sketch with inspiration from Prints from the Age of Rodin and The Jewelry of David Hayes! Drawing supplies and light refreshments will be provided. This event is presented in conjunction with the exhibition conjunction with Prints from the Age of Rodin and Sculptured Adornment: The Jewelry of David Hayes.

 

 

 

 

 

Dec
11
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Dec
14
Sat
Family Day: Jewelry-making @ Fairfield University Art Museum; Bellarmine Hall Smart Classroom
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please join us on Saturday, December 14th from 1-4 p.m. in the museum’s Bellarmine Hall and Smart Classroom, for Family Day: Jewelry-making. Family Day activities include arts & crafts and a child friendly gallery tour designed for ages 4-10.

Session 1: 1 – 2:30 p.m.
Session 2: 2:30 – 4 p.m.

Please register number of children only.

Space is limited. If you are unable to attend, please unregister online or contact the museum at museum@fairfield.edu.

 

 

 

 

Dec
18
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Dec
19
Thu
Aldrich Uncorked: Drink & Draw @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Grab a glass of wine and join us in exploring the basics of drawing the figure with artist Lisa Scroggins. Draw inspiration from a live nude model while using a variety of materials such as charcoal, oil pastel, and graphite sticks. Materials and refreshments are provided, but feel free to bring your own drawing supplies.