Panel Discussion: Reflecting on School Art Collections and Their Relevance Today
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 · 7:00 pm
$10.00 for Member · $20.00 for Non-Member · $5.00 for Student (w/ Valid ID)
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 7-8:30 pm
Moderator: Adrienne Neszmelyi-Romano, Director of Interpretation and Innovation
$10 member / $20 non-member / $5 student with valid ID, includes Museum admission.
Advance registration required.Please Note: Act 48 credits are available. Teachers who require Act 48 credits must also register at the Bucks County Intermediate Unit’s website. Click here to register. An additional $15 fee payable to the BCIU is required to receive Act 48 credit.
Join a lively discussion including a variety of speakers from area school districts with art collections. Learn about their unique stories along with challenges that they face in the management and care of their collections. District representatives will share their experiences along with how they have engaged the both the school and general communities with their collections.
Caption: Walter Elmer Schofield (1867–1944), Cornish Coast, c. 1934, oil on canvas, 39½ x 47½ in. Collection of the Bucks County Intermediate Unit #22.
more upcoming lectures/gallery talks
- George Sotter: Painter, Glassman, Storyteller
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 · 1:00 pm
- Gallery Talk - Dedicated, Displayed, Discovered: Celebrating the Region's School Art Collections
Thursday, November 2, 2017 · 3:00 pm
- Artist Talk by Ed Eckstein
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 · 1:00 pm
- Guest Lecture - Seeing Eakins Every Day: Mindful Looking at Art in Schools and Museums
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 · 7:00 pm
- Guest Lecture - Walter E. Baum, An Amazing Leader for Collecting Art in Bucks County Public Schools
Thursday, November 16, 2017 · 1:00 pm
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