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September 13, 2017 - September 13, 2018 Visual Arts Events

Eye on the Iconic Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

Nov
01
Wed
Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, the first in a new Winterthur exhibition series entitled Eye on the Iconic, will feature the replica coronation gown worn in episode five, “Smoke and Mirrors,” of the Netflix series The Crown, a dramatized history of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Like the richly symbolic centuries-old coronation ceremony, the coronation dress is iconic—one of the most celebrated dresses of the 20th century and a symbol of a historical moment witnessed by millions around the world. The replica dress is also a true icon, created in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.  
 
Join us this fall beginning October 20, 2017, to view this very special dress and experience the rich connections an object like this one makes between the Queen, her people, and the world through the celebration and memory of important historical moments. And look for future presentations in the Eye on the Iconic series, each highlighting a single remarkable object.

Photo courtesy Alex Bailey, The Crown, Netflix
 

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 59 more times through Jan 7

Winterthur 101 Lecture: "Winterthur's Needlework Collection"

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

Nov
01
Wed
INbudget
#INbudget ($0-$10), Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

Copeland Lecture Hall, 6:00 pm

Linda Eaton, John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw Director of Collections and Senior Curator of Textiles, discusses H. F. du Pont's love of needlework; the extensive Winterthur needlework collection; and the embroidery style in the coronation gown feature in our Royal Splendor exhibit. Members only. Members free.

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Tableau: The Art of Richard Cleaver

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
02
Thu
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Educational (Family), Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Visual Arts

Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor of fine arts degree from Maryland Institute College of Art and completed a master of fine arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 49 more times through Jan 7

An American Journey: The Art of John Sloan

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
02
Thu
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Educational (Family), History, Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Networking & Social Events, Visual Arts, World

The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his famous depictions of New York City, his lively views of Gloucester, Massachusetts, and his fascinating studies of Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 64 more times through Jan 28

The Fabric of Life: Works in Fiber by the Harmony Weavers Guild

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
02
Thu
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Educational (Family), Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Networking & Social Events, Visual Arts, World

Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design and detail and to richness of color and of textures.

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 54 more times through Jan 14

Eye on the Iconic Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

Nov
02
Thu
Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, the first in a new Winterthur exhibition series entitled Eye on the Iconic, will feature the replica coronation gown worn in episode five, “Smoke and Mirrors,” of the Netflix series The Crown, a dramatized history of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Like the richly symbolic centuries-old coronation ceremony, the coronation dress is iconic—one of the most celebrated dresses of the 20th century and a symbol of a historical moment witnessed by millions around the world. The replica dress is also a true icon, created in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.  
 
Join us this fall beginning October 20, 2017, to view this very special dress and experience the rich connections an object like this one makes between the Queen, her people, and the world through the celebration and memory of important historical moments. And look for future presentations in the Eye on the Iconic series, each highlighting a single remarkable object.

Photo courtesy Alex Bailey, The Crown, Netflix
 

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 58 more times through Jan 7

Día de los Muertos Luminaria Labyrinth Walk

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
02
Thu
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Animals & Nature, Health & Wellness, Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Networking & Social Events, Visual Arts, World

Celebrate Día de los Muertos—the traditional Mexican holiday honoring ancestors and friends who have passed—with a labyrinth walk in the Anthony N. Fusco Reservoir illuminated by tea lights

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Inside Look Series: Sloan’s Self-Portraits

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
02
Thu
INbudget
#INbudget ($0-$10), Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Educational (Family), History, Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Visual Arts

Get a closer look and explore how John Sloan’s self-portraits reveal the ways in which he worked to craft his own identity amid changing ideas about the role of the artist in society.

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Tableau: The Art of Richard Cleaver

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
03
Fri
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Educational (Family), Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Visual Arts

Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor of fine arts degree from Maryland Institute College of Art and completed a master of fine arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Read more »
RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 48 more times through Jan 7

An American Journey: The Art of John Sloan

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
03
Fri
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Educational (Family), History, Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Networking & Social Events, Visual Arts, World

The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his famous depictions of New York City, his lively views of Gloucester, Massachusetts, and his fascinating studies of Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Read more »
RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 63 more times through Jan 28

The Fabric of Life: Works in Fiber by the Harmony Weavers Guild

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
03
Fri
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Educational (Family), Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Networking & Social Events, Visual Arts, World

Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design and detail and to richness of color and of textures.

Read more »
RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 53 more times through Jan 14

Eye on the Iconic Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

Nov
03
Fri
Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, the first in a new Winterthur exhibition series entitled Eye on the Iconic, will feature the replica coronation gown worn in episode five, “Smoke and Mirrors,” of the Netflix series The Crown, a dramatized history of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Like the richly symbolic centuries-old coronation ceremony, the coronation dress is iconic—one of the most celebrated dresses of the 20th century and a symbol of a historical moment witnessed by millions around the world. The replica dress is also a true icon, created in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.  
 
Join us this fall beginning October 20, 2017, to view this very special dress and experience the rich connections an object like this one makes between the Queen, her people, and the world through the celebration and memory of important historical moments. And look for future presentations in the Eye on the Iconic series, each highlighting a single remarkable object.

Photo courtesy Alex Bailey, The Crown, Netflix
 

Read more »
RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 57 more times through Jan 7

Glory of Stories

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
03
Fri
Family Focused INbudget
#ALLinFun (Family Focused), #INbudget ($0-$10), Educational (Family), Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

Glory of Stories introduces young visitor to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences...

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 9 more times through Dec 29

Art is Tasty

Delaware Art Museum

Nov
03
Fri
Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Neighborhoods, Networking & Social Events, Visual Arts

This noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café.

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 2 more time through Dec 1

Art Loop Wilmington

Various Locations IN Wilmington

Art Loop Wilmington
Nov
03
Fri
GET TICKETS
INbudget
#INbudget ($0-$10), Visual Arts

The free, self-guided public art event, Art Loop Wilmington, brings together art lovers and community to the ever-evolving downtown and greater Wilmington areas. Art galleries, studios, museums and alternative art spaces offer an opportunity to meet the featured artist(s) while enjoying refreshments, and in some cases live entertainment...

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RECURRING EVENT: Occurs 19 more times through Aug 2
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