Family Day: Photos and Fragments
Family Day will be filled with activities for visitors of all ages with inspiration from exhibitions Fragment: A Museum’s Midcentury Legacy and Clarence H. White and His World: The Art and Craft of Photography, 1895–1925. Join us for a treasure hunt in the galleries, story time, creation of sun prints, photography demo with Wellesley students, a museum tour, and more.
Generously supported by the Palley Endowment Fund for Davis Museum Outreach Programs.
Apr 4, 2 PMMuseum Day: Earth Optimism: Gallery Nature Walk
Take a student guide-led “nature walk” through the Davis, focusing on biodiversity in the Davis Museum permanent collections. Hosted in conjunction with Smithsonian Institution’s celebration of global conservation.Event Date:Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 2:00pm
Mar 14, 2 PM
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)
Feb 22, 2 PM
Jan 20–Mar 6Some of Us Were Brave: Toisha Tucker
Toisha Tucker, the College’s 2018–19 Alice C. Cole ’42 Fellow, exhibits artwork made during their fellowship year. The sculptures and conceptual installations offer commentary on social and political issues in the U.S. today.Event Date:Monday, January 20, 2020 (All day) to Friday, March 6, 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. Meet in 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)