*CANCELED* Textured Hair Demonstration | Carmen Veal

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Hairstylist and salon owner Carmen Veal leads a discussion and demonstration of textured hair styling techniques in Avery Court following a screening of the film […]

*CANCELED* Film | Good Hair

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Good Hair, a controversial documentary narrated by Chris Rock, explores the complicated and fascinating subject of Black hair. Preceded by a 1:15pm tour of Sonya […]

*CANCELED* Second Saturdays

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Second Saturdays and the Wadsworth are the best Saturdays. Museum admission is free during Second Saturday hours and they always have a ton of really […]

*CANCELED* Encounters: Savor – A Revolution in Food Culture

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Dig into discussions about food cultivation in conjunction with the exhibition Savor. Short readings will be provided in advance. Refreshments and lunch included. Free with […]

Movie & Mimosa | Maiden

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Sip a mimosa and settle in to watch "Maiden", the story of Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook on charter boats, who became the skipper of […]

Emily Hall Tremaine Lecture in Contemporary Art | Sonya Clark

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Sonya Clark weaves the rich material and visual culture of African American history into insightful narratives about the lasting legacy of slavery and oppression. Clark […]

Jazz Brunch – Acute Inflections

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Brunch in the Untitled Bistro with live jazz by Acute Inflections.

Film – Downtown Abbey

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Excitement levels are high at Downton Abbey when the Crawley family learns that King George V and Queen Mary are coming to visit. But trouble […]

Food & Film – Downtown Abbey

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

2pm: Tea Party in Morgan Great Hall 3pm: Film screening Excitement levels are high at Downton Abbey when the Crawley family learns that King George […]

An Afternoon with J. Hoberman

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Film critic, journalist, and author J. Hoberman— renowned for his work in the Village Voice and the New York Times—joins curator of film and theater […]

Second Saturdays

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Second Saturdays and the Wadsworth are the best Saturdays. Museum admission is free during Second Saturday hours and they always have a ton of really […]

Gallery Talk – Noguchi’s SesshĹ«

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

The recently conserved "SesshuĚ„" (1958) by Isamu Noguchi exemplifies the Japanese American artist’s commitment to synthesizing disparate cultures through his work. Curator Patricia Hickson shares […]

Second Saturdays

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Second Saturdays and the Wadsworth are the best Saturdays. Museum admission is free during Second Saturday hours and they always have a ton of really […]

Alive! At the Atheneum

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

It's the dog days of summer, cool down at the Wadsworth with chilled cocktails and sweet sounds in the outdoor courtyard. Presented in collaboration with Breakfast Lunch & Dinner and Cafeteria Radio.