| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:55 AM
There are plenty of ways to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this week, as we take a day off from working to celebrate his legacy (just in case you were suffering from holiday withdrawal). Friday, the Serendipity Chorale of Fairfield County...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Kathleen Gilje was trained as an art restorer, and she began her career working on the national collections at the Capodimonte Museum in Naples. In her exhibit Revised and Restored which is currently open at the Bruce Museum, she used her skills to...
| May 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Between 1885 and 1916, the Russian Imperial family had some rather fancy, bejeweled eggs created for them by the House of Fabergé. About 50 eggs were made, 42 of which survived (it must suck to be the guy that dropped one). Dr. Scott Ruby, Curator of...
| 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...