Embroidery: The Language of Art

Aug 29, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017

The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that skill, whatever the materials or techniques. In the 18th century a distinction began to be made between fine art, which included only painting, sculpture, and architecture, and applied or decorative...

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Embroidery: The Language of Art

Aug 29, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017

The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that skill, whatever the materials or techniques. In the 18th century a distinction began to be made between fine art, which included only painting, sculpture, and architecture, and applied or decorative...

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The Golden Age of King Midas

Aug 29, 2016 - Nov 27, 2016

What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts, on loan from the Republic of Turkey, which tell the story of a very powerful ruler of the Phrygian kingdom in what is now central Turkey. King Midas lived in the prosperous city of Gordion, the...

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Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through September 6.  Arkin will also have new paintings and works on paper, including several new silkscreen prints made in collaboration with Dennis O'Neil at Hand Print Workshop International. Opening...

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Terrific Tuesdays

Aug 30, 2016 - Aug 30, 2016

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday.

Every Tuesday in July and August; 10:00 am–3:00 pm (drop-in program) Kids ages 3–10 are invited to try fun activities related to the wide world of Winterthur.  In July we will investigate how craftsmen made objects now in our collection and how museum conservators continue to care for them. Terrific Tuesdays in August will feature various activities related to our gardens. Members free....

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Wednesdays at Winterthur

Aug 31, 2016 - Oct 26, 2016

This event occurs weekly, on Wednesday.

Join us at Winterthur's Brown Horticulture Learning Center for demonstrations, talks, and guided walks covering a wide range of gardening topics. These events begin at 11:30 am on Wednesdays from April to October (except August).  Included with all admission tickets, Members free. Walks last 45-60 minutes. No reservations necessary. Dress for the weather and wear walking shoes....

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This event occurs daily, every weekday.

Patterned Space, paintings by Diane Lorio, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from September 2-30, 2016, with an opening reception on Friday, September 9 from 5-7 p.m. Lorio received a 2016 Individual Artist Fellowship in Painting. Her recent work reinterprets patterns in organic, social, economic, and mathematical contexts. She sees patterning in a larger sense: in biological formats...

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38th Annual Long's Park Art Festival

Sep 2, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The Long’s Park Amphitheater Foundation (a non-profit organization) presents the 38th Annual Long’s Park Art Festival over Labor Day, September 2–4. Festival hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday. This juried art show brings over 10,000 art lovers to enjoy and purchase work directly from over 200 artisans from 30 states and...

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Local artist Terry M. Isner is back with his “Comic Commerce” art exhibit opening in Rehoboth Beach on September 2 Local Rehoboth Beach artist Terry M. Isner will present new pieces of his wildly successful “Comic Commerce” heroes at Gallery 50 on Wilmington Avenue in Rehoboth Beach on Friday, September 2, 2016, 5:30pm to 8:30pm Like many of Isner’s work, these new pieces takes...

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