2015-16 Calendar of Events for Bellarmine Museum of Art and Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery

October 2015

Tuesday, October 5, 5:30 p.m.

Interdisciplinary Faculty Panel (in conjunction with Dance: An exploration in the visual and performing arts, a collaboration between the Walsh Art Gallery and the Quick Center for the Arts)
The panel, which will be moderated by Peter Van Heerden (Director of the Quick Center for the Arts) includes faculty members Carol Ann Davis and Marti Lo Monaco, artist Jane Sutherland and Carole Schweid.

Free and open to the public. Please register at 
www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Wien Experimental Theater, Quick Center for the Arts

Tuesday, October 6, 6-8 p.m.

Opening Reception: Hair in the Classical World (exhibition runs through December 18, 2015)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Bellarmine Museum of Art and Great Hall

Monday, October 12 and Tuesday, October 13

MUSEUM CLOSED. Columbus Day Recess

Wednesday, October 14, 3 p.m.

Curatorial Talk with Hair in the Classical World exhibition curators, Dr. Katherine Schwab and Dr. Marice Rose.

Free and open to the public.

Bellarmine Museum of Art

Monday, October 19, 5 p.m.

Gallery Talk with Tania Brassesco & Lazlo Passi Norberto
Discussing their photographs in lobby exhibition: The Essence of Decadence

Followed by a reception with the artists.
Free, registration required at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Quick Center for the Arts, lobby

Tuesday, October 20, 5 p.m.

Faculty/Student Panel on History and the Culture of Hair, in conjunction with Hair in the Classical World exhibition.

Free and open to the public.

Bellarmine Museum of Art classroom

Wednesday, October 21, 5 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Philip Trager, will discuss his works in the exhibition, DANCE: Marc Mellon, Jane Sutherland, and Philip Trager.

Free and open to the public.

Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery, Quick Center for the Arts

Wednesday, October 28, 4 p.m.

Faculty/Student Panel on Science and the Health of Hair, in conjunction with Hair in the Classical World exhibition.

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Diffley Board Room, Bellarmine Hall, with overflow in Bellarmine Museum of Art classroom

November 2015

Friday, November 6 (12:30-4:45 p.m. - schedule to be announced)

Symposium: Hair in the Classical World (in conjunction with the exhibition which runs through December 18, 2015)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Diffley Board Room, Bellarmine Hall

Tuesday, November 10, 5 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Marc Mellon, will discuss his works in the exhibition, DANCE: Marc Mellon, Jane Sutherland, and Philip Trager.

Free and open to the public.

Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery, Quick Center for the Arts

Saturday, November 14, 1-4 p.m.

Museum open 1-4 p.m.

Family Day activities - Hair in the Classical World
(two sessions 1-2:30 and 2:30-4) please register for your preferred session at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Free and open to the public.

The Bellarmine Museum of Art, smART classroom

Sunday, November 15, 2-7 p.m.

Walsh Art Gallery and Quick Center Lobby open for viewing of Dance exhibition and The Essence of Decadence exhibition.

Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, November 24 - Sunday, November 29

Bellarmine Museum and Walsh Art Gallery CLOSED for Thanksgiving Recess

December 2015

Friday, December 18

Hair in the Classical World exhibition closes

Bellarmine Museum of Art

Monday, December 21 - Sunday, January 3

Bellarmine Museum and Walsh Art Gallery CLOSED for deinstallation and for Holiday Recess

January 2016

Friday, January 21

Dance: Marc Mellon, Jane Sutherland, Philip Trager exhibition closes

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February 2016

Thursday, February 4, 5-6 p.m.

Lecture: The Art of The New Yorker: Drawing and Decision – a Conversation with Lee Lorenz and Edward Koren

Presented with community partner The Westport Public Library.

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Bellarmine Museum of Art and Great Hall

Thursday, February 4, 6-7:30 p.m.

Opening Reception: Edward Koren: The Capricious Line (exhibition runs through April 8, 2016)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Bellarmine Museum of Art and Great Hall

Saturday, February 20, 1-4 p.m.

Museum open to the general public 1-4 p.m.

Family Day activities - Cartoon Art - two sessions - 1-2:30 pm and 2:30-4 pm,
please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Free and open to the public.

The Bellarmine Museum of Art, smART classroom

March 2016

Thursday, March 3, 6-7:30 p.m.

Opening Reception: Don Gummer, Armature of Emotion: Drawings and Sculpture  (exhibition runs through June 11, 2016)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Walsh Art Gallery, Quick Center for the Arts

Wednesday, March 16, 7-9 p.m.

Film Screening: Very Semi-Serious: A Partially Thorough Portrait of New Yorker Cartoonists
(HBO Documentary Films, 2015)

Presented in conjunction with Edward Koren: The Capricious Line (exhibition runs through April 8, 2016), in cooperation with community partner, The Westport Public Library.

Free and open to the public.

McManus Room, Westport Public Library, 20 Jesup Road, Westport, CT

Saturday, March 19, 1-4 p.m.

Museum open to the general public 1-4 p.m.

Family Day activities - Renaissance Princes and Princesses - two sessions - 1-2:30 pm and 2:30-4 pm,
please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Free and open to the public.

The Bellarmine Museum of Art, smART classroom

Wednesday, March 23, 6-7:30 p.m.

Lecture: Don Gummer and Curator Luke Syson, Chairman of the Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Presented in conjunction with Don Gummer, Armature of Emotion: Drawings and Sculpture  (exhibition runs through June 11, 2016)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Quick Center for the Arts, Wien Experimental Theatre

April 2016

Tuesday, April 5, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Lecture: Sean Kelly, award-winning illustrator and teacher of visual thinking

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Votes: The Power of Symbols in Political Cartoons

Presented in conjunction with Edward Koren: The Capricious Line (exhibition runs through April 8, 2016)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Bellarmine Hall, Diffley Board Room

Wednesday, April 6, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Drawing Party - Come Draw! Be inspired by Edward Koren's capricious line, by the other masterworks in the museum's galleries, or by the still lifes set up in the classroom. Spend a relaxing evening making art. Studio Art Professor Suzanne Chamlin will be on hand for advice and instruction (if wanted). Supplies will be provided.

Presented in conjunction with Edward Koren: The Capricious Line (exhibition runs through April 8, 2016)

Free and open to the public, light refreshments provided. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Bellarmine Museum, smART Classroom and Meditz Gallery

Saturday, April 16, 1-4 p.m.

Museum open to the general public 1-4 p.m.

Family Day activities - Ruffs and Cuffs: Costume and Culture in Renaissance Art - two sessions - 1-2:30 pm and 2:30-4 pm,
please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Free and open to the public.

The Bellarmine Museum of Art, smART classroom

Wednesday, April 20, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Lecture: Michael Cole, Professor of Art History and Chair, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University,

“Did Donatello Draw? Drawing and Sculpture in the Renaissance”

Presented in conjunction with Don Gummer, Armature of Emotion: Drawings and Sculpture  (exhibition runs through June 11, 2016 at Walsh Art Gallery)

Free and open to the public. Please register at www.bellarminewag.eventbrite.com

Bellarmine Hall, Diffley Board Room

May 2016
June 2016

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