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May to July 2016

Art Class with Karl J. Kuerner

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 to Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J. Kuerner. As the grandson of two of Andrew Wyeth’s best-known subjects and a student of Carolyn Wyeth...

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Art Class with Karl J. Kuerner

Thursday, May 19, 2016 to Thursday, July 7, 2016

Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J. Kuerner. As the grandson of two of Andrew Wyeth’s best-known subjects and a student of Carolyn Wyeth...

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Art Class with Karl J. Kuerner

Saturday, May 21, 2016 to Saturday, July 9, 2016

Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J. Kuerner. As the grandson of two of Andrew Wyeth’s best-known subjects and a student of Carolyn Wyeth...

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May 2016

Antiques Show Preview Party

Friday, May 27, 2016

Our Antiques Show weekend starts off with our Preview Party on Friday evening, May 27.  This celebration allows for a first look at the extraordinary objects and furniture beautifully displayed by the dealers in the courtyard and throughout the museum. And, it’s not just the antiques that...

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Antiques Show Breakfast and Lecture

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Join us in the museum café overlooking the scenic Brandywine River for a continental breakfast and lecture by Leslie B. Grigsby, curator of the decorative arts exhibition, Flowery Thoughts: Ceramic Vases & Floral Ornament at Winterthur. Museum...

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45th Annual Antiques Show

Saturday, May 28, 2016 to Monday, May 30, 2016

Fine Antiques including furniture, rugs, porcelain, needlework and more from 26 distinguished dealers.

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A Passion For Collecting: Antiques Show Dealer Talks

Sunday, May 29, 2016 to Monday, May 30, 2016

The Antiques Show will feature a variety of talks given by the dealers. These talks will be offered on Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30 from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. These 30-minute lectures will be held in the dealer booths. The cost to attend these lectures...

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June 2016

Terra No Longer Incognita gallery talk

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Discover paintings by eminent American artists such as William Merritt Chase, John La Farge, Martin Johnson Heade and others introduced to the museum by the recent Richard M. Scaife Bequest, in a talk by Amanda C. Burdan, associate curator.

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Kuerner Farm Plein Air Days

Friday, June 3, 2016

Get all-day access to Kuerner Farm, a National Historic Landmark, where Andrew Wyeth found intriguing subjects for hundreds of tempera paintings, watercolors and drawings for more than 70 years.

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PNC Arts Alive First Sundays for Families

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Creativity! Join in a salute to creativity in its many forms, with art-making activities for all ages and featuring a highly interactive and comedic circus arts performance by the renowned Give and Take Jugglers. After the performance, watch as the Jugglers walk across the Brandywine River on a long wire, weather permitting.

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Collecting the Hudson River School

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Sarah Cash, Associate Curator at the National Gallery of Art in the Department of American and British Paintings, will discuss the history of collecting Hudson River School paintings, including the involvement of early collectors such as Luman Reed and William Wilson Corcoran.

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Annual Bonsai Show

Saturday, June 11, 2016 to Sunday, June 12, 2016

Members of the Brandywine Bonsai Society will display an outstanding selection of bonsai (ornamental trees and shrubs whose growth is trained using an ancient Japanese craft). The members will demonstrate handling techniques and answer questions regarding the care of bonsai.

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Boat-Building with Dylan Gauthier

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Artist Dylan Gauthier invitesthe community to join him to construct a punt (a flat-botttomed river boat), which he will use for a series of excursions on the Brandywine and nearby waterways over the course of his year-long artist residency. Gauthier will lead his “crew” in reading boat plans and...

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Invasive Plant 101

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Join Conservancy staff on a walk through the Laurels Preserve. Learn to identify some common invasive plant species and what methods can be used to control them.

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The Plein Air Approach gallery talk

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Explore varied artistic practices in landscape painting by artists whose work is featured in the Richard M. Scaife Bequest such as Albert Bierstadt, John Kensett, John La Farge, William Merritt Chase, and Julian Alden Weir, in a gallery talk led by Virginia O’Hara,...

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