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      January 23, 2021 - January 23, 2022 Museum Exhibitions Events

      BEST SEAT IN THE HOUSE -Studio Artist Group Exhibition

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Feb
      05
      Fri
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      BEST SEAT IN THE HOUSE
      Studio Artist Group Exhibition

      February 5 - 28, 2021

      Opening Reception:

      Friday, February 5, 2021 | 5 - 8 PM

      Best Seat in the House features a variety of styles and mediums by 13 Delaware Contemporary studio artists. La-Z-Boy, ladder back, or bar stool? Eames, Chippendale, or Adirondack? Grandma's rocker, or cheap metal and folded? When it comes to resting our backsides and taking a load off, there are a multitude of choices from humble to outrageous to elegant. Whether you prefer mid-century modern or a good old beanbag, we invite you to sit back and enjoy our favorite chairs.

      Exhibiting TDC Studio Artists:
      Ruth Ansel, Hugh Atkins, John Breakey, Caroline Coolidge Brown, Caroline Chen, Richard E. Lopez, Jenna Lucente, Ken Mabrey, Anne Oldach, Lauren Peters, Richard Remenick, Samara Weaver, Carson Zullinger

      Elizabeth Denison Hatch Gallery

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      TANDEM CLAY WORKSHOP

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Feb
      13
      Sat
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      Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      TANDEM CLAY WORKSHOP

      $70.00

      Saturday, February 13, 2021
      6 - 9 PM
      $70.00 for two,
      includes wine and light snacks

      Let’s get a little dirty! Join us for an evening of fun, relaxation, and clay throwing on the pottery wheel. Our skilled instructor will guide you through the basics of collaborative wheel throwing and under glazing. Wear or bring clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

      COVID guidelines will be in place for this workshop. Each pair will be spread out more than 6 feet apart and all guests will be required to wear face masks.

      LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE

      Pre-registration is required
      Pairs must be age 21 and over

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      Virtual Art Chat: Guests Dara Meredith and Dr. Tiffany Barber

      Delaware Art Museum

      Feb
      18
      Thu
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      Join us for an hour-long virtual conversation with special guests, dancer Dara Meredith and Dr. Tiffany Barber, Assistant Professor of Africana Studies & Art History at the University of Delaware. They will explore the work of Eldzier Cortor and discuss how his painting Southern Souvenir II will inspire a dance Meredith will choreograph later this year. Ask questions, participate in the conversation, or just enjoy! Support provided by Art Bridges.

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      Virtual Slow Art Tour and Artful Meditation

      Delaware Art Museum

      Feb
      21
      Sun
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      #INbudget ($0-$10), Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      Viewing and making art can reduce stress and improve mental health, so join us for a virtual edition of our monthly slow art tour followed by a meditative art experience. Slow down to unlock your creativity. T

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      Mixers with Molly: Virtual Happy Hour

      Delaware Art Museum

      Feb
      25
      Thu
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      #INbudget ($0-$10), Food & Drink, Museum Exhibitions

      Join us for a virtual happy hour on 4th Thursdays at 4:45 pm as Molly Giordano, Interim Executive Director, plays bartender and talks with guests about Delaware, the Museum, and the arts. For full details, including cocktail ingredients, and to register, visit  the event website.

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      Art Fitness - WORD EXERCISES

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Mar
      13
      Sat
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      WORD EXERCISES
      Saturday, March 13, 2021
      12 - 2 PM | $10

      Writing artist bios and statements can be an art fitness challenge! Learn tips on how to write about your work that will help with applications and exhibition opportunities.

      PRESENTER: Sam Whalen

       

      ART FITNESS SERIES
      Professional Exercises for Emerging Artists

      This workout series is designed for emerging artists ready to take their career to the next level and advance their professional skill-set through exercises, discussions, and hands-on working sessions.

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      CLAY WORKSHOP SERIES: SCRATCH THE SURFACE

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Apr
      10
      Sat
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      Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      CLAY WORKSHOP SERIES: SCRATCH THE SURFACE

      $120.00

      THREE-PART SERIES
      Saturdays | 10 AM - 12:30 PM

      April 10, 2021 | April 17, 2021 | April 24, 2021

      Scratch the Surface is perfect for new ceramicists looking to begin their practice or build their techniques. In this three-part series, participants will explore basic ceramic techniques and concepts including wheel throwing, hand building, and glazing.

      Limited Space Available | Registration Required
      Clay, glazing, and firing included

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      CURATORIAL PORTFOLIO REVIEW: APRIL 2021

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Apr
      14
      Wed
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      Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      CURATORIAL PORTFOLIO REVIEW: APRIL 2021

      $20.00

      Curatorial Portfolio Review
      Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | 5 - 7 PM
      Registration Fee: $20

      As a service to artists in our community, we invite you to a Curatorial Portfolio Review. The style of this review will offer multiple opinions by members of the Curatorial Department and will offer new perspectives on your work to improve your professional development.

      HOW TO PREPARE
      Be prepared to discuss your work, process, vision, and ask questions.

      WHAT TO BRING
      Prepare a concise portfolio consisting of the following:

      --artist statement

      --brief biography and CV

      --no more than 5 - 6 examples of your work

      Work can be presented in high resolution digital images on your lap top or physical pieces of manageable sizes no larger than 15 inches.

      WHAT TO EXPECT
      1) Feedback on what a curator looks for when considering artwork for exhibitions.
      2) Expect to share your vision and your processes with the reviewer.
      3) Expect to answer questions about your portfolio.

      Dates subject to change.

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      CLAY WORKSHOP SERIES: SCRATCH THE SURFACE

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Apr
      17
      Sat
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      Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      CLAY WORKSHOP SERIES: SCRATCH THE SURFACE

      $120.00

      THREE-PART SERIES
      Saturdays | 10 AM - 12:30 PM

      April 10, 2021 | April 17, 2021 | April 24, 2021

      Scratch the Surface is perfect for new ceramicists looking to begin their practice or build their techniques. In this three-part series, participants will explore basic ceramic techniques and concepts including wheel throwing, hand building, and glazing.

      Limited Space Available | Registration Required
      Clay, glazing, and firing included

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      CLAY WORKSHOP SERIES: SCRATCH THE SURFACE

      The Delaware Contemporary

      Apr
      24
      Sat
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      Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      CLAY WORKSHOP SERIES: SCRATCH THE SURFACE

      $120.00

      THREE-PART SERIES
      Saturdays | 10 AM - 12:30 PM

      April 10, 2021 | April 17, 2021 | April 24, 2021

      Scratch the Surface is perfect for new ceramicists looking to begin their practice or build their techniques. In this three-part series, participants will explore basic ceramic techniques and concepts including wheel throwing, hand building, and glazing.

      Limited Space Available | Registration Required
      Clay, glazing, and firing included

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      VESSELS: THE BODY AND THE BOOK

      The Delaware Contemporary

      May
      22
      Sat
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      Classes, Lectures & Workshops, Health & Wellness, Museum Exhibitions, Visual Arts

      VESSELS: THE BODY AND THE BOOK

      $85.00

      Saturday, May 22, 2021
      1 - 4 PM 

      This workshop will explore the special exhibition that addresses the themes of the vessel as an object, subject, and concept. Participants will practice movement, mindfulness, art-making, and journaling exercises that center around the concept of the book and the body as a vessel. 

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