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Sunday, March 11, 2018
[ details ] Anne Goldthwaite as Printmaker
@ 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM
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Join Curator Margaret Lynne Ausfeld and Assistant Curator of Education Elisabeth Palmer for a gallery-based discussion about the graphic work of native Montgomerian painter and printmaker Anne Goldthwaite. The curators will be discussing Goldthwaite’s early training as a maker of fine art prints in the early twentieth century when women were just beginning to join the ranks of professional printmakers. Participants will take a closer look at impressions and subjects produced during her almost 50 year-long-career in Paris, Montgomery, and New York City. .
Monday, March 12, 2018
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
[ details ] Short Course: American Impressionism
@ 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
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Educator Elisabeth Palmer will engage the topic of American Impressionism in a three-week short course. The course will address the beginnings of Impressionism in France, where American painter Mary Cassatt was working, and the evolution of the style in the U.S., where artists such as Childe Hassam and William Merritt Chase adopted the trend. American Impressionism will also examine the concepts that defined the movement, such as an interest in representing contemporary daily life. .
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
[ details ] Ekphrasis
@ 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
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Ekphrasis is a monthly book club for Museum members devoted to the history of art. This session led by Margaret Lynne Ausfeld will cover Egyptomania: Our Three Thousand Year Obsession with the Land of the Pharoahs by Bob Brier. Click here to learn more about this book and Ekphrasis. .
Thursday, March 15, 2018
[ details ] EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
@ 2:30 PM — 3:00 PM
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Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum's galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students). Click here to learn more about this series of programs. .
Friday, March 16, 2018
Saturday, March 17, 2018
[ details ] Third Saturdays
@ 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
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Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required. .

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