Surround yourself with art, and experience present-moment awareness in this meditation session guided by Kotatsu John Bailes Roshi, the College’s Buddhist chaplain. Each session is inspired by a different work of art from the Davis’s permanent collections and special exhibitions and includes a guided meditation.
Meet in the Davis Lobby at 12:30 p.m.
- September 18: Wellesley’s Antioch Mosaic
- October 16: Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s Horizons
- November 20: Kanishka Raja: I and I
- December 18: Abstract expressionism
Co-sponsored by the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life.
Oct 9, Nov 13, Dec 11Stroller 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, October 9, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, November 13, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, December 11, 2019 (All day)
Dec 3–Dec 15, 11 AM–5 PM
Sep 14–Dec 7, 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, September 14, 2019 - 2:00pm to Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
Sep 13–Dec 15Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s Horizons
Featuring sculpture, photomontage, video, and augmented reality, this exhibition highlights multimedia artist Fatimah Tuggar’s interrogation of the systems underlying human interactions with both high-tech gadgets and handmade crafts.Event Date:Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, December 15, 2019 (All day)
Sep 13–Dec 15
Sep 13–Dec 15Hidden Histories: Revealing the Life of a Painting
This exhibition explores the painting Sacra Conversazione through conservation, technical analysis, and an art historical lens to uncover a wealth of new information and highlight the unknown.Event Date:Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, December 15, 2019 (All day)