Ria Brodell: Butch Heroes
The Davis presents a second rotation from a recent purchase of paintings from Ria Brodell’s magnetic series of small, meticulously researched, and beautifully rendered historical portraits, Butch Heroes, with gratitude to Louis Wiley Jr. for his gift in supporting these acquisitions.
Museum purchase, the Nancy Gray Sherrill, Class of 1954, Collection Acquisition Fund 2017.65.
Dec 11, Feb 12, Mar 11, Apr 8, May 13Stroller Tours
Spend an art-filled morning at the Davis strolling the galleries during this free guided tour. Designed for art lovers and their little ones. Join us for a different theme on the second Wednesday of each month from 10:15-11 a.m.Event Date:Wednesday, December 11, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, February 12, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, March 11, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, April 8, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, May 13, 2020 (All day)
Feb 19, Mar 18, Apr 15, May 20Mindful Meditation
Surround yourself with art, and experience present-moment awareness, in this 30 minute meditation session guided by Kotatsu John Bailes Roshi, the College’s Buddhist chaplain. Meetin in the Davis Lobby at 12:30 p.m.Event Date:Wednesday, February 19, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, March 18, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, April 15, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, May 20, 2020 (All day)
Feb 8–May 2, 2 PMDrop-in Public Tours
Designed by Wellesley students representing a range of academic majors, these thematic tours of special exhibitions and permanent collections led by a student guide are free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.Event Date:Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 2:00pm to Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 2:00pm
Feb 14, Mar 13, Apr 10, May 8Making Memories
Making Memories is an accessible arts program for adults living with early Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their care partners, offering a guided exploration of permanent collections with specially trained staff and student guides.Event Date:Friday, February 14, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Friday, March 13, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Friday, April 10, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Friday, May 8, 2020 (All day)
Sep 1–Aug 31Windows Invitational
Alexandria Smith: Seed to Harvest is the third commission in the Windows Invitational, a series where artists transform the dramatic floor-to-ceiling lobby windows of the Davis Museum’s Rafael Moneo building and courtyard plaza.Event Date:Sunday, September 1, 2019 (All day) to Monday, August 31, 2020 (All day)
Dec 3–Dec 15, 11 AM–5 PM