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October 2018
Wednesday03OctWednesdaySunday, December 09, 2018

David Kapp: Crossing the Grid

October 3 – December 9, 2018 Sunday, November 4, 2018 Member Appreciation Day & Conversation with the Artist 11:00 am David Kapp is known for expressionistic street scenes, oil paintings that capture the dynamic spirit of the contemporary urban landscape of his native New York City. His work, both in painting and collage have been described by Ken Johnson in The New York Times as having “a dreamy, mildly hallucinatory air and a mood of Hopperesque melancholy.” His work can…

Monday15Oct
9:00 am1:00 pm

Literacy Day

Now in it’s eleventh year, this one of a kind program provides over 300 Title 1 and other area students with new and creative approaches to reading and the written word while travelling throughout the  Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens.  Nationally recognized authors and illustrators will attend the event, joining puppeteers, librarians and artists. Children will take part in interactive story making, poetry, visual and performing activities designed to inspire a love of reading and writing, and a desire to embrace the power of literacy. Literacy Day…

November 2018
Saturday17Nov
10:00 am4:00 pm

Second Annual Sculpture In Motion

   

December 2018
Friday14Dec
6:30 pm9:00 pm

An Evening with Iris Apfel: Celebrating a Geriatric Starlet

An Evening with Iris Apfel: Celebrating a Geriatric Starlet will honor a visionary leader whose authenticity, candor and infectious energy have earned her fans of all ages worldwide. Iris Apfel is one of the most dynamic personalities in the world of fashion, textiles and interior design. This contemporary legend is visually arresting and exudes an irrepressible joie de vivre. Now 96 years young and going strong, Iris Barrel Apfel is the cofounder of Old World Weavers, an international textile manufacturing…

Wednesday19DecWednesdayFebruary 03, 2019

Murano Mosaic – Persistence and Evolution

SKIN  DEEP,  BROWN  AND  OCEANA Clare  Belfrage Blown  glass  with  cane  drawing,  cold  worked Photo  Credit:  Pippy  Mount Wednesday, December 19 through Saturday, February 3 Wednesday, January 9, 2019 – 6:00 pm Private opening reception combined with Gardens Conservancy Evening in the Gardens Featuring Sculptures by Gino Miles Annual Cocktail Reception and Presentation of the Ann Norton Award for Philanthropy Venice, specifically the island of Murano, has remained the center of decorative glass art for the last 5,000 years. Venetian…

January 2019
Thursday10JanThursdayMay 12, 2019

Evening in the Gardens Featuring Sculptures by Gino Miles

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 – 6:00 pm Gardens Conservancy Evening in the Gardens Annual Cocktail Reception and Presentation of the Ann Norton Award for Philanthropy   The Gardens Conservancy is pleased to present An Evening in the Gardens featuring the opening of Sculptures by Gino Miles and the presentation of the Ann Norton Award for Philanthropy.  Membership gifts from the Gardens Conservancy support the preservation and restoration of Ann Norton’s art and archives, landmarked house, studio, and horticultural initiatives. Gino…

February 2019
Saturday16FebSaturdayMay 05, 2019

An Eye for Nature: Paintings and Prints by Morton Kaish

Friday, February 15, 2019 – 6:00 pm Private Opening Reception Saturday, February 16, 2019 – 11:00 am Artist talk with Morton Kaish Morton Kaish is an American artist whose paintings, drawings and prints can be found in major museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Fitzwilliam Museum and the British Museum. Kaish’s light and color-filled works combine both traditional and experimental painting techniques with contemporary insight. His paintings are inspired by a passion for…

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