RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

A collection of news and information related to Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art published by this site and its partners.

Top Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • 'Andrew Wyeth: Looking Beyond' at the Wadsworth in Hartford

    'Andrew Wyeth: Looking Beyond' at the Wadsworth in Hartford
    Three paintings by Andrew Wyeth — "Northern Point" (1950), "April Wind" (1952) and "Chambered Nautilus" (1956, pictured) — will hang at Hartford's Wadsworth Atheneum for the first time, next to studies allowing viewers to peer into the much-...
  • Best Opening Reception

    Best Opening Reception
    1) Real Art Ways Creative Cocktail Hour, held on the third Thursday of the month from 6 to 10 p.m., is approaching its 10th anniversary as a mainstay of Hartford nightlife. Spirited receptions pair an art opening (and cash bar) with live music or a DJ,...
  • Connecticut Arts Groups Get $1.15 Million From NEA Grants

    National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Rocco Landesman announced today that the NEA plans to award 928 grants totaling $77.17 million to not-for-profit organizations nationwide. These grants support exemplary projects in arts education, dance,...
  • 'Collective Memories' exhibition at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford

    'Collective Memories' exhibition at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford
    The first of two new exhibitions presented by the Amistad Center at the Wadsworth, Collective Memories explores societal concepts of race and culture — how they are created, distributed, and maintained historically — to help folks understand...
  • Best Local Attraction

    Best Local Attraction
    1) Connecticut Science Center With more than 285,000 people visiting annually, the Connecticut Science Center has established itself as “the largest destination in the Hartford region for families” in less than three years, says President and...
  • The Photography of Patti Smith at the Wadsworth in Hartford

    The Photography of Patti Smith at the Wadsworth in Hartford
    Patti Smith: Camera Solo, Oct. 21-Feb. 19, Patti Smith reception and performance Oct. 20, 6 p.m., $125-$150, book signing Oct. 21, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Wadsworth Atheneum, 600 Main St., Hartford, (860) 278-2670. Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and...
  • Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford on Nov. 13

    Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford on Nov. 13
    Seattle-based songwriter Jesse Sykes and her band the Sweet Hereafter (pictured) arrive at Wadsworth Atheneum's Aetna Theater on Sunday, the latest in a string of Manic Productions shows (recent offerings have included the Besnard Lakes, the Album Leaf...
  • Labyrinth of Sound: Theremin virtuoso Eric Ross creates music, just by waving his arms around

    Labyrinth of Sound: Theremin virtuoso Eric Ross creates music, just by waving his arms around
    Eric and Mary Ross: Boulevard d'Reconstructie May 25, 8 p.m., $8-$15, Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, (860) 232-1006, realartways.org.   It's the spooky solo instrument in every '50s sci-fi movie orchestra. It's the trippy, skyward warble in...
  • Travelers' Founder: Hartford's 19th-Century Renaissance Man

    In 1845, a young man from the marble district of the Litchfield Hills arrived in Hartford just as the city's new rail line helped trigger an industrial boom that, by 1870, made it one of the richest small cities in America. At age 22, James G....
  • The 25th Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival offers something for everyone

    The 25th Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival offers something for everyone
    25th Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival June 1-9 at Cinestudio, Trinity College, Hartford   Opening June 1st, for LGBT Pride Month, and programmed by a group of approximately 15 volunteers, the Connecticut Gay & Lesbian Film Festival offers...
  • James Nares' new film looks at everyday moments

    James Nares' new film looks at everyday moments
    Set to an original score by Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore, artist James Nares' unscripted, hour-long high def video is a meditation on people-watching, shot over one week in September 2011 on the streets of New York City, from Battery Park to the end of...