| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Eggs are pretty incredible. And edible, as per the advertising slogan that dates back to the late '70s. The current exhibit at the Bruce Museum, Egg-hibition: Unscrambling Their History, takes a look at every aspect of the egg, be it related to food, art,...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Pasadenaâs Norton Simon Museum doesnât bring in touring exhibitions, but if it did, you can be fairly sure it wouldnât be tempted to offer the one opening Friday at the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco. The show, âReclaimed: Paintings.....
| Oct 5, 2010
| 1:36 PM
Even if you’ve never had an affinity for the circus and have always considered clowns kind of creepy, the Bruce Museum’s new show Circus! Art & Science Under the Big Top will leave you thinking about it in new ways. This something-for-everyone...
| 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...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:05 PM
Back in the 1960s, Professor Gene E. Likens was a pioneer in the study of acid rain. Things haven't gotten any better since, so he's still out there spreading the word. This Friday, he'll give a talk at the Bruce Museum called "The New England Forest...
| 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...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:14 AM
Bank of America and Merill Lynch credit or debit card holders can score free admission to the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, or the New Britain Museum of American Art in New Britain this weekend (July 7-8,...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 2:00 PM
When something new feels like it's always existed, that's a pretty good sign it's a work of genius.
Take Walter Wick's I Spy and Can You See What I See? series. The Hartford photographer took a simple game invented to distract young children during...
| 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 6, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George Abrams Collection
Through Jan. 8, 2012, Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich, (203) 869-0376, brucemuseum.org
In the history of Western art, countless figures serve as...