The Artistic Legacy of James E. Newton: Poetic Roots

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

Many of our members and visitors knew Dr. James Newton as a beloved member of our arts community. Dr. Newton was a University of Delaware professor integral to the establishment…

Free with Museum admission

In Focus: Photography from the Collection

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

This exhibition spotlights the work of female photographers in the Museum’s collection, bringing together more than 40 photographs representing a range of techniques and subjects. Highlights include Susan Fenton’s extraordinary…

Free with Museum admission

There Is a Woman in Every Color: Black Women in Art

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

This exhibition examines the representation of Black women over the past two centuries and makes visible Black women’s presence in American art history. This major traveling exhibition was organized by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and curated by art historian Elizabeth S. Humphrey. Selected artists include Edmonia Lewis, Elizabeth Catlett, Alma Thomas, Carrie Mae…

Free with Museum admission

Slow Art Experience

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

In a world that often feels fast paced, it's important to take a step back and explore alternative ways of connecting with the world around us. Slow down with a…

$14

Evening For Educators

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

DelArt invites teachers and educators to join us for an enriching 'Evening for Educators'! Come meet our Education team and learn about our offerings for school visits and professional development. Guests will have the opportunity to browse our collection, make art, and preview some of the teaching aids and student activities our Museum Educators use…

Free

University Night with Artist Sonya Clark

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

DelArt welcomes university students to experience the spring exhibitions and a keynote lecture by exhibiting artist Sonya Clark, organized in partnership with the University of Delaware. Clark is the Winifred L. Arms Professor in the Arts and Humanities and Professor of Art and the History of Art at Amherst College. This event is part of…

Free

DelArt Story & Studio

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

Children ages 18 months to 4 years can join other young artists on a creative playdate at the Museum. We’ll start with a story time in Kids’ Corner, take a peek at a work of art in the gallery, and then head over to the Children’s Studio to create their own work of art. Registration…

$5,

Jazz Series hosted by Raye Jones Avery featuring Janelle Gill

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

Enjoy the Delaware Art Museum's new Jazz Series hosted by Raye Jones Avery. Playing on the Museum’s Steinway Grand Piano, performances consist of a guest artists’ favorite works and stories from their lives. Each 1.5-hour performance includes an artist chat led by Raye Jones Avery. Tickets available online. Refreshments available for purchase.

$25 – $30

Friends & Neighbors Premiere

Theatre N at Nemours 1007 N Orange Street, Wilmington, DE, United States

When Wilmington filmmaker Benjamin Wagner was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress syndrome, he saw the impact of trauma and adverse stress all around him. Inspired by Fred Rogers, the subject of his 2012 PBS documentary Mister Rogers & Me, he decided to "look for the helpers” healing our anxious and uncertain communities. Friends & Neighbors features…

$10

Art Is Tasty: Tar Beach 2

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

Join us for a guided discussion of a work of art, then enjoy lunch in Kaffeina at the Thronson Cafe. Lunch preorders are highly recommended through advanced registration. Select from one of the options provided at registration.

$18 – $28

Contemporary Collage

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

Does drawing present challenges for you, yet you want to be an image-maker? Try collage! This contemporary medium offers endless possibilities for you to “remix” imagery using magazines, photos, various papers and glue/scissors. Works from famous and not so famous collage artists will be shown for inspiration. In this workshop, you will experience the artistic…

$1 – $85

DelArt Story & Studio

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilmington, DE, United States

Children ages 18 months to 4 years can join other young artists on a creative playdate at the Museum. We’ll start with a story time in Kids’ Corner, take a…

$5,