Archives for September 2013

Theora’s Trees Family Activity Day

theoraFADwebEY_FAD_2SATURDAY, October 5, 2013
10:00 a.m. – noon

Cost: Free for UM Museum Members
$5 per family for non-members

As the Leaves start to change colors join us for a Fall Family Activity Day inspired by the season and Theora Hamblett’s colorful trees.

Activities are designed for families with children (ages 2+) to do together.

Space is limited.

Click here to download the registration form.



TOPIC: Building a New Museum:
Collecting American Art for the Crystal Bridges Museum

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

6:00 p.m. (reception precedes talk, 5:00 p.m.)
The Lyric Oxford, 1006 Van Buren

Dr. John Wilmerding

Dr. John Wilmerding

Dr. John Wilmerding is Sarofim Professor of American art, emeritus, at Princeton University. He is currently chairman of the board of trustees of the National Gallery and a trustee of the Guggenheim Museum and the Wyeth Foundation for American Art.

Sponsored in part by: UM Art Department, Academic Traveler, the University Lecture Series, and the Lyric Oxford.