The following Academy Art Museum exhibitions are sponsored by the Talbot County Arts Council, the Maryland State Arts Council, and the Star Democrat.
Through April 2020
Museum Front Yard
Bodyphones is an immersive installation by Aaron Taylor Kuffner, an American-born conceptual artist based in New York. The artwork’s mission is to expand the legacy and creative cultural power of the traditional Indonesian instrument called the gamelan.
Kittredge-Wilson Speaker Series
Lecture: A Discussion of the Gamelatron
Taylor Kuffner, Creator of the Gamelatron
Sunday, October 6 • 2 p.m.
Craft Show: Celebrating the Makers
October 11-12 • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and October 13 • 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Preview Event: October 10 • 5:30 p.m.
Artist Talk: October 6 • 2 p.m. Aaron Taylor Kuffner
The show is an indoor, juried craft show featuring 70 artists from across the United States whose work encompasses all craft media: basketry, ceramics, glass, fiber, jewelry, metal, mixed media, sculpture, and wood. This year’s Visionary Artist is Aaron Taylor Kuffner.
Art in Three Acts
October 17 • 6 p.m.
Come enjoy writers’ interpretations of artists’ works, as well as listen to local musicians’ interpretations of the artwork.
Second Wednesday Each Month
October 16 – You’re Not the Boss of Me
Free. Contact Ray Remesch at RayRemesch@gmail.com for additional information.
ARTS EXPRESS BUS TRIPS
“Phantom of the Opera”
October 19 – Hippodrome Theatre, Baltimore
Instructor: Georgia June Goldberg
Tuesdays, October 15-December 10 • 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Drawing the Human Figure
Instructor: Bradford Ross
Thursdays, October 24-December 5 (no class November 28) • 10 a.m.-1p.m.
Composition and Design for the Artist
Instructor: Cid Collins Walker
October 24, 31, November 7, 14 • 1:30-4 p.m.
Pastel: Creating Strong and Vibrant Compositions in Still Life and Landscape
Instructor: Katie Cassidy
Wednesdays. Session 1: October 2-30 Session 2: November 6-December 11 (no class November 27) • 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Watercolor: Session 2
Instructor: Heather Crow
October 24, 31, November 7, 14 • 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Oil Painting for New or Returning Painters
Instructor: Diane DuBois Mullaly
October 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14 • 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Still Life Painting in Oil
Instructor: Bernie Dellario
October 26-27 • 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Oil Painting: How to See as a Painter
Instructor: Meg Nottingham Walsh
October 15, 22, 29, November 5 • 1-3:30 p.m.
Creating a Photo Project
Instructors: Maire McArdle and Stephen Walker
October 19, 26, November 2, 9 • 10 a.m.–Noon
Travel the World to Mexico
October 26 • 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Fridays, October 25-December 6 (no class November 29) • 1-2:30 p.m.
Instructors: Constance Del Nero for ages 6 to 9 years and Theresa Schram for ages 10+
An Early Enrichment Program
Mini Masters is a fully licensed flexible program for children two to four years old based on The Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center’s approach. Contact Anne Hansen at AHansen@academyartmuseum.org for program details.
PERFORMING ARTS CLASSES
Piano & Guitar Lessons
Instructor: Raymond Remesch
Contact instructor for further information at 410-829-0335 or email@example.com.
Instructor: Georgiann Gibson
Contact instructor for information at 410-829-2525 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ballroom and Latin Dance
Instructor: Amanda Showell
Contact instructor for information at 302-377-3088 or visit dancingontheshore.com.
For additional information, visit academyartmuseum.org or call 410-822-2787.