You are here

Events

June 2018

On Location: Artists at Brandywine

Sunday, June 3, 2018

Continuing the rich tradition of working outdoors in the Brandywine Valley landscape, a selection of artists juried by the Philadelphia Water Color Society will spend three days painting en plein air at the Brandywine River Museum...

Learn More

First Sundays for Families

Sunday, June 3, 2018

Frolic and Paint Party: Grab a brush and celebrate the tradition of painting outdoors – en plein air – with demonstrations by members of the Philadelphia Water Color Society and a creative circus performance and Brandywine River crossing on a tight wire by the Funicular Circus. Teaching artists will lead art-making activities for all ages.

Learn More

Plein Air Painting Workshop

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Friday, June 8, 2018

Painters of all skill levels are invited to join artist Fran Atkinson for a three-day immersion into plein air painting along the Brandywine. The workshop will include discussions about composition, color, and value, painting demonstrations, gallery visits, and extended...

Learn More Purchase Tickets

Fairy House Workshop

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Celebrate the beginning of summer and the magic of the natural environment by making a fanciful fairy house for your garden. All ages are welcome. Natural materials will be provided to create an enchanting home.

Learn More Purchase Tickets

Members Appreciation Day

Friday, June 22, 2018

Explore Natural Wonders: The Sublime in Contemporary Art during these exclusive, members-only hours.Complimentary coffee and breakfast pastries will be available in the Millstone Café from 9:30–11 a.m. No reservations are necessary....

Learn More

Natural Wonders Gallery Talk

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Explore exhibition themes with Conservancy and Museum staff.The talk will be led by Ellen Ferretti, Director of the Brandywine Conservancy and Mary Cronin, Dean of Education for the Brandywine River Museum of Art.

Learn More

Evening at Kuerners - Plein Air at Kuerner Farm

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Get 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. Artists working in all media are invited to explore the property where they can sketch, paint or photograph...

Learn More Purchase Tickets

ARTZ at Brandywine

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

This popular program welcomes a small group of visitors with dementia and their care partners to the museum to view and discuss art in a supportive setting.

Learn More

July 2018

Evening at Kuerners - Plein Air at Kuerner Farm

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Get 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. Artists working in all media are invited to explore the property where they can sketch, paint, or photograph...

Learn More Purchase Tickets

Concerts in the Courtyard: Black Horse Motel

Friday, July 20, 2018

Philadelphia's Black Horse Motel crafts its genre-fluid city folk sound by taking traditional folk instrumentation and lyrics, blending them with Americana roots, rock, blues, and country influences and tying it all together with rich vocal harmonies. The resulting sound is infectiously foot-...

Learn More Purchase Tickets

Hike a Loop Trail at the Laurels Preserve

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Of the many trails in the Laurels, only a few are hiked. Follow Preserve Steward, Ryan Johnson, on a hike to explore a network of trails that loop around a portion of the property most people don’t often visit. Expect this to be a continuous hike with a lot of elevation changes...

Learn More Purchase Tickets

Summer Garden Walk

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Throughout the growing season, different plants step up to the front of the stage to shine. In the summer, many of the sun-loving perennials are at their peak, including the incredible display of Phlox in the front of the museum. Join us for a guided walk around the campus to experience some of...

Learn More Purchase Tickets

July to August 2018

Summer Camp: Look, Discover, Make!

Monday, July 30, 2018 to Friday, August 3, 2018

This inspirational and fun summer camp offers youth ages 9-14 a weeklong immersion into the Museum’s outstanding art collection and nature-rich campus. Campers will become makers, learning innovative hands-on techniques for expressing themselves through art. The week culminates with an art show for family and friends. Supplies are included.

Learn More Purchase Tickets

August 2018

Evening at Kuerners - Plein Air at Kuerner Farm

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Get 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. Artists working in all media are invited to explore the property where they can sketch, paint, or...

Learn More Purchase Tickets