| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:03 AM
New Britain Museum of American Art has received a $4 million grant-in-aid from the State Bond Commission to fund a planned expansion of the museum. The 110-year-old museum has raised $6 million from other sources over the last five years, for land...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The increasingly popular New Britain Museum of American Art got a very artistic $4 million grant approved by the state Bond Commission Friday, which will go a long way toward the museum's planned expansion.
Museum officials say they've already raised $6...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:49 AM
Dorrance Kelly of West Redding has become a regular contributor to museums around the state. The retired oral surgeon, who practiced in Danbury, has collected art prints for years. In October 2011, the Bruce Museum in Greenwich showed his collection of...
| May 9, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Hartford’s TheaterWorks has its first full-time development director
Dina Silva has more than 10 years experience ten years of fundraising experience, previously working a development manager at both the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art and the...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:58 AM
New Britain Museum of American Art will have its 2013 ART Party of the Year, an annual black-tie gala to sell and admire artwork, on Saturday, May 4, starting at 6 p.m. Money raised will benefit the museum’s educational programming.
| Mar 4, 2013
| 10:25 AM
There are a number of ways to begin any artistic project. Michael Mahalchick, whose work is the focus of the upcoming NEW/NOW exhibit at the New Britain Museum of American Art came up with a novel approach: he canvassed the local community, asking for...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Douglas K. S. Hyland, cirector of New Britain Museum of American Art, will give a talk called “Treasures from Two Collections” on Thursday, Feb. 28, at 6:30 p.m. at New Haven Museum, 114 Whitney Ave., in celebration of the museums 150th...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The New Britain Museum of American Art, 56 Lexington St., has expanded its hours to include Mondays.
Hours at the museum now are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday noon...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:45 PM
This painting, “Apple Pie,” by James Montgomery Flagg, is one of the works at a new exhibit “Paintings by American Illustrators from the Sanford Low Collection at the New Britain Museum of American Art,” which will open at the...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Toulouse-Lautrec & His World
Through May 12 at the New Britain Museum of American Art, 56 Lexington St., New Britain, nbmaa.org
Toulouse-Lautrec & His World is an unexpected pleasure for New Britain — or anywhere else for that matter. Yes,...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 9:05 AM
1) American Illustrators, CCSU Art Gallery (Maloney Hall), 1615 Stanley St., New Britain, From the New Britain Museum of American Art. Opening reception, Jan. 24, 4-7 p.m. Through Feb. 21.
2) Connecticut Academy of Irish Music Classes, Wethersfield...