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Tuesday Toddler Tours

Bruce Museum

May 31, 2016 - Jun 28, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday.

  Children ages 3-5 and their adult caregivers are encouraged to come explore the Museum’s collections and exhibitions through picture books and hands-on activities. The topics will rotate between science and art. This program is free and no advanced registration is required. Held at 11:00 - 11:45 am and again at 1:00 - 1:45 pm

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Chinese Brush Painting at Les Beaux Arts

Les Beaux Arts Gallery

May 31, 2016 - Jun 9, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Les Beaux Arts Gallery will display Chinese Brush Paintings by Bob Seaver opening Sunday, May 8 and running through Thursday, June 9, 2016. Chinese Brush work is fascinating and spontaneous: The hand of the artist has to be sure and confident as there is no possibility of error. Seaver, a child psychiatrist and artist, explains his love of the medium, "I began brush painting both to...

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Color Field Artists 2016

SM Home Gallery

May 31, 2016 - Jun 25, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

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

Sandra Morgan Interiors & SM Home Gallery is pleased to announce our Summer 2016 Art Show "Color Field Artists 2016" featuring regional artists Katherine Evans, Barbara Sussberg & Rachel Volpone. These three critically acclaimed abstract artists are looking to Helen Frankenthaler and Mark Rothko for inspiration by paying homage to the Color Field genre with their expressive...

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Wild Reading: Animals in Children’s Book Art

Bruce Museum

May 31, 2016 - Jul 3, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

March 26, 2016 - July 3, 2016 Enjoy an adventure into the world of animals and explore their portrayal in children’s book art. Through contemporary and historic illustrations, visitors will immerse themselves in the colorful lives of wild animals -- both realistic and exaggerated. A highlight of this exhibition will be the taxidermy examples from the Bruce Museum’s natural...

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Electric Paris

Bruce Museum

May 31, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Paris had been known as the City of Light long before the widespread use of gaslight and electricity.  The name arose during the Enlightenment, when philosophers made Paris a center of ideas and of metaphorical illumination.  By the mid-nineteenth century, the epithet became associated with the city’s adoption of artificial lighting: in the 1840s and 1850s, gas lamps were first...

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Vaults of Heaven: Visions of Byzantium

Bellarmine Museum of Art

May 31, 2016 - Sep 16, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

The splendor of Byzantine sacred art, preserved in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of Turkey, is the subject of this photography exhibition which features 8 large-scale works by innovative, acclaimed Turkish photographer Ahmet Ertug. The exhibition documents the interiors of three churches-the Karankik Kilise (Dark...

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Malcolm Pray Achievement Center

Malcolm Pray Achievement Center

May 31, 2016 - Jun 17, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

What is the Malcolm Pray Achievement Center? The Malcolm Pray Achievement Center (MPAC) is an educational center for inspiring the youth of today towards success, a career, understanding importance of “drive” and the benefits of entrepreneurism. This is all showcased through the Malcolm Pray story. This non-profit organization offers support to local schools, youth groups, community...

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"Aqua" Exhibit at the Maritime Garage Gallery

Maritime Garage Gallery

May 31, 2016 - Jul 8, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

The City of Norwalk Parking Authority’s Maritime Garage Gallery presents  “Aqua” with works of art that take their inspiration from water, representing water in it’s many forms, powerful yet fragile, peaceful yet tremendous, abundant yet scarce.  Exhibiting artists include Kathy Conway of North Haven, Karen Kalkstein of Stamford, Bronislava Slagle of Wilton, Steve Wallerstein of...

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Fabulous Animals: The Illustrated World of Robert Lawson

Fairfield Museum and History Center

May 31, 2016 - Sep 18, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Robert Lawson (1892–1957) had a long and distinguished career as an artist and children’s book illustrator and author. Perhaps best known for illustrations of Ferdinand the Bull and Mr. Popper’s Penguins, Lawson is the only artist and author to have won both the Caldecott and the Newberry Awards. A resident of Westport, Connecticut, Lawson and his wife Marie, also an illustrator, lived at...

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