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Apr
18
Sat
Tour: Coney Island
Apr 18 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Join a museum docent for a tour of Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861 – 2008.

Free with admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Tour: Highlights
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Highlights Tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday at 1 pm and are free with admission.

 

Tour: Coney Island
Apr 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Join a museum docent for a tour of Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861 – 2008.

Free with admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Judy Dworin Performance Project: Lighthouse
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm
Lighthouse Rehearsal -February 17, 2015-Canon EOS 5D Mark III-331

Photo by Miceli Productions

Hartford-based performance ensemble Judy Dworin Performance Project performs Lighthouse, exploring why lighthouses still hold a fascination in a world that is increasingly dominated by technology, and addresses the need for human connection in a modern world.

Purchase tickets online or call (860) 527-9800.

Due to construction on Atheneum Square North, please enter the museum through the Avery entrance from Prospect Street. Directions and Parking.

Additional Performance
Friday, April 17 at 7:30 pm

 

Apr
19
Sun
Tour: Coney Island
Apr 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Join a museum docent for a tour of Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861 – 2008.

Free with admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Tour: Highlights
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Highlights Tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday at 1 pm and are free with admission.

 

Film: Enemies: A Love Story
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Enemies: A Love Story, 1989

Enemies: A Love Story: Set in 1949 New York City, a Holocaust survivor who makes a living as a ghostwriter for a Jewish rabbi finds himself involved with three women. 1989. USA. 119 min. Rated R. Directed by Paul Mazursky. Starring Angelica Huston, Ron Silver, Lena Olin.

Speaker: Robin Jaffee Frank, Chief Curator and Krieble Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture.

This film is screened in conjunction with Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland.

Due to construction on Atheneum Square North, please enter the museum through the Avery entrance from Prospect Street. Directions and Parking.

 

Tour: Coney Island
Apr 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Reginald Marsh, Wooden Horses, 1936, Tempera on board

Join a museum docent for a tour of Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861 – 2008.

Free with admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Apr
20
Mon
Museum Closed
Apr 20 all-day

The museum is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

More information about hours and admission is available here.

Apr
21
Tue
Day Art Tour: Cooper Hewitt & Guggenheim Museum
Apr 21 all-day

Join the Women’s Committee on a Day Art Tour to New York City to visit the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum and the Guggenheim Museum.

Learn more about this trip by downloading the Spring 2015 Day Art Tours Newsletter.