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Oct
21
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Norman Gage Quartet
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Untitled Bistro featuring live music by the Norman Gage Quartet. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

Oct
24
Wed
Member Morning: Monsters & Myths
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Members enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the Untitled Bistro and a tour of Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930 and 1940s with curator Oliver Tostmann.

Plus—members take 20% off in the Museum Shop all day!

Reservations required, please call (860) 838-4070.

This event is open to Wadsworth Atheneum members only. Not a member? Join or renew today!

Nov
1
Thu
Preview Party: Accessories by POSH
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Be the very first to shop the jewelry, shoes, and other delights in this year’s Accessories by POSH sale, a fundraiser supporting the Costume & Textile collection at the Wadsworth Atheneum. Bid on POSH Picks—the very best items!—and enjoy live music and complimentary refreshments.

Tickets for this fundraising event are $92.

 

The POSH Sale is presented by the Costume & Textile Society. All proceeds from this event benefit the Costume & Textile collection at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.

Nov
9
Fri
Special Screening: Joey Batts & Rudy Present ROY G. BV II
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm

6:30 pm: Cash bar reception with light snacks
7:30 pm: Film screening
Admission: $10; $5 for members and students 

Joey Batts & Rudy Present ROY G. BV II
Joey Batts & Rudy traveled to Canada and filmed the amazing sights and sounds of Nova Scotia. The documentary connects each hue of the color spectrum to the thoughts and emotions experienced during their journey.

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Nov
16
Fri
Member Morning: Pictures, Words and Music
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Members enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the Untitled Bistro and a tour of Pictures, Words and Music with Wm. Frank Mitchell, Ph.D., Executive Director and Curator at Large at The Amistad Center for Art & Culture.

Plus—members take 20% off in the Museum Shop all day!

Reservations required, please call (860) 838-4070.

This event is open to Wadsworth Atheneum members only. Not a member? Join or renew today!

Nov
17
Sat
Food & Film: Cuban Food Stories
Nov 17 @ 4:30 pm
Food & Film: Cuban Food Stories

4:30 pm: Film screenings
6:15 pm: Dinners in the Untitled Bistro served by the Mill Restaurant Group.
Film and dinner: $65; Members $60.
Regular film admission applies if not attending the dinner.
Advanced reservations required

CUBAN FOOD STORIES*
After ten years living as an expat in the United States, Asori Soto decides to return to his homeland of Cuba in search of the missing “flavors” of his childhood. A gorgeously lensed documentary about food and culture.
2018. USA/Cuba. 82 min. Not Rated. English and subtitles. Directed by Asori Soto.

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Nov
25
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Michael Nix
Nov 25 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Untitled Bistro featuring live jazz and world music by Michael Nix on his 7-string “banjar.” After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

Nov
29
Thu
Art After Dark: Night of Illumination
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Kick off the 45th Annual Festival of Trees & Traditions during Art After Dark! Joyful music, free snacks, cash bar, a holiday movie, and the opportunity to purchase your favorite decoration or tree!

Tickets are $13/$8 members and will be available for purchase at the door.

Supported by the Women’s Committee of the Wadsworth Atheneum.

Dec
30
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Sarah Hanahan Quartet
Dec 30 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Untitled Bistro featuring live music by the Sarah Hanahan Quartet. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.