Take a deep dive with us into art-related topics presented by artists, scholars, art historians, and experts! See below for upcoming programs. In addition to Art at Noon, we also occasionally present artful things in the evening with Art at Night programs.

Programs will be accessible either through a webinar or in person at the Delaplaine. In either case, a recording will be shared on our YouTube channel afterwards (typically about a week after the live program). You can also view other past programs on our YouTube channel.

 

Daniel Fulco: Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

Daniel Fulco

FRIDAY, AUG 12 • 12–1 PM • ON-SITE

Explore the history and collections of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts (WCMFA) in Hagerstown while learning about its exciting exhibition program with Dr. Daniel Fulco, the Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator. Founded in 1931, in 2021 WCMFA celebrated its 90th year as a premier regional fine arts museum. Its collection of more than 6,500 objects has strengths in American art, Old Masters, and art of world cultures. FREE

  • Join us on-site at the Delaplaine
  • Watch later on YouTube

 

Corey Frey: Concealment and Augmentation, and Exploration of the Works of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped Reichstag (1995) by Christo and Jeanne-Claude

FRIDAY, SEP 9 • 12–1 PM • ON-SITE

Delaplaine Exhibitions Manager Corey Frey discusses the work and history of installation artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude, our summer Artists of Inspiration. From smaller wrapped objects to site-specific environmental installations, Christo and Jeanne-Claude captured the imagination of the public and critics through decades of imaginative, and sometimes controversial, work. FREE 

  • Join us on-site at the Delaplaine
  • Watch later on YouTube

 

Andrea Nelson, Associate Curator, National Gallery of Art

FRIDAY, OCT 14 • 12–1 PM • VIRTUAL

Andrea Nelson discusses her work as a curator of photography in the Department of Photographs at the National Gallery of Art. Her work has included developing a 2015 exhibition that featured the Delaplaine’s fall Artist of Inspiration, Hiroshi Sugimoto. Get the online program link at delaplaine.org. FREE

 

Art At Night: Ekphrastic Event with the Maryland Writers’ Association Frederick Chapter

THURSDAY, NOV 17 • 6:30–8 PM • ON-SITE

Join us as we collaborate with local poets from the Maryland Writers’ Association for an ekphrastic event! Ekphrasis is literary device where poems are written through an experience with a work of visual art. Poets in the Maryland Writers’ Association will engage with the artwork in our National Juried Photography Exhibition and read their poetic creations on site. FREE

  • Join us on-site at the Delaplaine
  • Watch later on YouTube

 

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