| May 6, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Dr. Scott Ruby, curator of Russian and European Art at Hillwood Estate Museum, & Gardens in Washington, D.C., will visit the Bruce Museum, One Museum Drive in Greenwich, on Tuesday, May 7, at 1:30 p.m. to give a discussion about Faberge eggs, in...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Some of the more spectacular sharks and rays roaming the world's oceans are endangered, and though we know they exist, we know very little about them. Dr. Simon Thorrold uses data from satellite-based tagging to track them and try and figure out how...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 6:58 AM
A lecture, “Sharks and Rays of the North Atlantic: Jaws or National Treasure?” will be offered on Sunday, April 28, at 2 p.m. at Bruce Museum, One Museum Drive in Greenwich, in conjunction with its current exhibit, “The Lure of the...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:15 AM
The coming of April means Earth Day is on the horizon, on Sunday the 22nd. But the Bruce Museum is going one step further, declaring all of April to be Earth Day Month. Why not? The kick off for the festivities will be held at the Innis Arden Cottage at...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Face & Figure: The Sculpture of Gaston Lachaise
Through Jan. 6, 2013, Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich, brucemuseum.org, (203) 869-0376
The history of American sculpture was changed by a brief encounter on a Paris street in 1902. That, at...
| May 2, 2012
| 7:20 AM
Enough with the fast food already. This is getting ridiculous. Childhood obesity has risen exponentially in the United States and not without severe consequences. It crosses all socio-economic strata and needs to be addressed before the whole country...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:43 AM
1) Bruce Museum
“We blend art and science, which is a unique combination in a museum,” said Troy Ellen Dixon, director of marketing and communications at the Bruce Museum. “They are often blended in a university setting but not in a...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Ah, spring! Outdoor events are back in season, and this weekend the Bruce Museum is holding its annual Outdoor Crafts Festival on the museum's grounds, featuring juried works by over eighty artisans selling their ceramics, jewelry, wood, leather, paper...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:10 AM
If steps aren't taken to hasten the causes of global warming, the whole planet is fucked. That's pretty much where we're at. The Bruce Museum is hosting a three-part lecture series that will focus on this dismal scenario (though undoubtedly using less...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Fall in Fairfield County looks and behaves differently this year. You could call it artistic license, in the way that there are hunting seasons with special licenses for rare game.
The season is a fantastical odyssey designed to upend expectations at...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 7:40 AM
When people who aren't from New England think about what New England must look like, they envision church steeples poking through a blanket of trees, stone walls and other rustic, charming landscape features. Many of us who live here rarely see or think...