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Conversation with the Director: Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters – VIRTUAL

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters is a close-up portrait of the acclaimed photographer, filmed with unprecedented access over a decade as he creates his stunning images. For this program, director Ben Shapiro discusses his interest in Crewdson, the process of making the film, and answers questions from the audience.

Detroit Institute of Arts – VIRTUAL

Until it’s safe to travel together for our popular Art Travels day, overnight, national, and international trips, we’re thrilled to launch virtual trips for armchair travelers each first Thursday evening! This month, we travel to the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) in Detroit, MI.

We Wear the Mask – VIRTUAL

Join Kay Dunn and Susan Coleman, touring docents, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in our Collection and special exhibition Across the Atlantic.

Women Who Read Are Dangerous by Stefan Bollmann – VIRTUAL

What is it about a woman reading that has captivated hundreds of artists over the centuries? Women Who Read Are Dangerous explores this popular subject in more than 70 artworks by iconic artists.

Discovering Rural Landscapes – VIRTUAL

Join Megan Pyle, touring docent, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in our Collection and special exhibition Across the Atlantic.

Artful Trivia: Across the Atlantic – VIRTUAL

Spend your Thursday evening with the Museum for some creative fun!

Weaving Women: Creating with Fiber – VIRTUAL

Join Barbara Heller, touring docent, for an interactive conversation about four artworks in our Collection.

Painting the Impressionist Landscape – VIRTUAL

In this virtual workshop, learn how to see and paint like the Impressionists!

Darkness to Light – VIRTUAL

Today’s program for adults with memory loss and their care partners is led by Sarah Reincke, master docent and Steve Bennett, touring docent.

Conversation with the Curator: Across the Atlantic – VIRTUAL

Scott Schweigert, the Reading Public Museum’s curator of art and organizing curator of Across the Atlantic, gives an overview of the exhibition, offers insight into the experience of building the exhibition, and answers questions from the audience.

Listening to the Animals – VIRTUAL

Join Hank Bovee and Jim Crook, touring docents, for an interactive conversation about four artworks in our Collection.

Exploring Color with Soft Pastel – VIRTUAL

In this four-part virtual class, explore color, texture, and design with soft pastels to create beautiful finished paintings.

Cultivating Digital Photography Skills: Mise-en-Scène – VIRTUAL

In this four-part virtual class, explore the visual concept of mise-en-scène, the overall look and feel of an image.

National Nordic Museum – VIRTUAL

Until it’s safe to travel together for our popular Art Travels day, overnight, national, and international trips, we’re thrilled to launch virtual trips for armchair travelers each first Thursday evening! This month, we travel to the National Nordic Museum in Seattle, WA.

Slow Art Day 2021 – VIRTUAL

Slow Art Day is a global event with a simple mission: help more people discover for themselves the joy of looking at and loving art. One day each year, people all over the world visit local museums and galleries to look at art slowly.

Beauford Delaney and James Baldwin: Through the Unusual Door edited by Stephen C. Wicks – VIRTUAL

This book examines the 38-year relationship between painter Beauford Delaney and writer James Baldwin and the ways their ongoing intellectual exchange shaped each other’s creative output and worldview.

Conversation with the Curator: Beauford Delaney’s Metamorphosis into Freedom – VIRTUAL

Stephen Wicks, the KMA’s Barbara W. & Bernard E. Bernstein Curator and organizing curator of Beauford Delaney’s Metamorphosis into Freedom, gives an overview of the exhibition, offers insight into the experience of building the exhibition, and answers questions from the audience.

Walking on the Moon – VIRTUAL

Join Hank Bovee, touring docent, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in our special exhibition Meeting the Moon.

Let’s Laugh! – VIRTUAL

Today’s program for adults with memory loss and their care partners is led by Kathy Seguin and Sheila Langdon, touring docents.

Cultivating Digital Photography Skills: The Photographer’s Playbook – VIRTUAL

In this four-part virtual class, use The Photographer’s Playbook as a guide and source of inspiration for a series of creative photo assignments that can help jumpstart a stagnant practice, challenge us to get out of our comfort zone, and reimagine how we approach image-making.

Chrysler Museum of Art – VIRTUAL

Until it’s safe to travel together for our popular Art Travels day, overnight, national, and international trips, we’re thrilled to continue virtual trips for armchair travelers each first Thursday evening! This month, we travel to the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, VA.

I Always Loved You: A Novel by Robin Oliveira – VIRTUAL

This book examines the 38-year relationship between painter Beauford Delaney and writer James Baldwin and the ways their ongoing intellectual exchange shaped each other’s creative output and worldview.

In the Shadow of the Moon: America, Russia, and the Hidden History of the Space Race by Amy Cherrix – VIRTUAL

From local author Amy Cherrix, In the Shadow of the Moon is the extraordinary, often hidden story of the space race, that takes you behind the scenes into the bitter rivalry that launched humankind to the moon.