Inspired by the centennial of women’s suffrage in the United States, The Rockwell Museum is proud to announce our 2020 theme, ADVANCING WOMEN.

Events

We use art to educate and entertain people of all ages and interests. From lectures by leading scholars to arts education for children and their parents, our programs are recognized for being innovative and thought-provoking. Sign up for our e-newsletter to be the first to know about additions to the calendar! 

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  • January 20

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Free Admission

    Free admission, all ages at the Museum and Art Lab | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    We invite you to spend your day off exploring arts and culture right here in your local community centers. 

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  • January 22

    Your Place, Your Voice: Student Closing Reception

    5 - 6 p.m. | Free and open to family and friends of students. Refreshments will be served.

    This student exhibition features digital collages created by eighth grade C-PP students. This project is part of a new outreach initiative that brings The Rockwell collection to classrooms virtually, merging art-making with digital technology.

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  • January 23

    Advancing Women in Public Art: Priorities, Pitfalls, Possibilities

    6 - 7 p.m. | Advance reservations recommended

    Erika Doss teaches in the Department of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame. The recipient of several Fulbright awards, Doss has also held fellowships at the Sanford Humanities Center, the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Research Center, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

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  • January 30

    Prints by Women Opening Reception

    5:30 - 7 p.m. | Advance reservations required by 5 p.m. on January 29

    Join us in celebrating the inaugural spotlight exhibition in our year of Advancing Women. "Prints by Women" uses works from the Georgia Museum of Art's permanent collection to provide a visual chronicle of art by women. 

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  • Urban Arts Crawl
    January 31

    Urban Arts Crawl: Harmonious Chorus

    5 - 8 p.m. | Free and open to the public

    Bring your ears and join us for this very special Urban Arts Crawl featuring local choir group Harmonious Chorus.

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  • February 4

    Talking Black in America

    6 - 8:30 p.m. | Screening at 6 p.m.

    Talking Black in America is a documentary produced by the Language & Life Project at North Carolina State University. The film showcases the history and symbolic role of language in the lives of African Americans and highlights its tremendous impact on the speech and culture of the United State.

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  • February 6

    Art Explorers’ Story Hour: Mixing Colors in Art

    10 – 11 a.m. | Free and open to preschool-age children and their caregivers. No registration required.

    Explore and socialize with games and activities, connecting little ones to authentic arts experiences through storytime and un-plugged play.

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  • February 18

    Artistic Legacy: Haudenosaunee Women and Raised Beadwork

    6 - 7 p.m. | Advance reservations recommended

    This panel will bring together women currently practicing the raised beadwork style typical of Haudenosaunee culture. The talk will provide historical information on this beadwork style, as well as bridge this history and contemporary perspectives to illuminate the continuity of indigenous culture.

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  • March 5

    Art Explorers’ Story Hour: Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Stories

    10 – 11 a.m. | Free and open to preschool-age children and their caregivers. No registration required.

    Explore and socialize with games and activities, connecting little ones to authentic arts experiences through storytime and un-plugged play.

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  • March 6

    Concert in the Gallery featuring Rebecca Colleen and the Chore Lads

    7:15 - 9 p.m. | Advance reservations required by 5 p.m. on March 5

    Covering a range of genres including Bluegrass, Country and Americana, Rebecca Colleen is a versatile and beguiling Americana artist of almost limitless potential.

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