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Events for Monday, May 25, 2015

Thursday Nights at the Walters

Thursday Nights at the Walters

Date Thursday, September 5, 2013–Friday, December 18, 2015

Time 05:00 PM–09:00 PM

Discover how the Walters comes alive at night! Every Thursday from 5-9 p.m., you can wander the galleries, see special exhibitions for FREE, eat in our café and find the perfect gift at the museum store.

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

Date Sunday, October 26, 2014–Sunday, April 17, 2016

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story brings together for the first time an extraordinary group of art and artifacts to illustrate the intriguing stories behind the magnificent gift to the City from the Walters family.

Rinehart

Rinehart's Studio: Rough Stone to Living Marble

Date Sunday, March 29, 2015–Sunday, August 30, 2015

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM

This spring, the Walters story continues with an exhibition exploring the workshop of 19th-century sculptor William Henry Rinehart.

Watch a Conservator at Work

Watch a Conservator at Work

Date Sunday, May 3, 2015–Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Time 12:30 PM–04:00 PM

Did you know that people who preserve and restore artwork are called art conservators? Watch a conservator at work in the galleries. Inquire at the Information Desk about times and locations.

Drop-in Art Activities: Sculpture

Drop-in Art Activities: Sculpture

Date Sunday, May 3, 2015–Sunday, May 31, 2015

Time 10:00 AM–03:00 PM

It’s time to put on your 3-D thinking cap and build, carve, and assemble. Visit us each weekend in May as we use foil, clay, paper, and everyday objects to make sculptures big and small.

Gold of the Ancient Americas

Gold of the Ancient Americas

Date Saturday, May 9, 2015–Sunday, October 11, 2015

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM

Gold of the Ancient Americas showcases more than 50 artifacts, including cast animal pendants, a hammered gold disc, beaded necklaces and nose ornaments made by the indigenous peoples of the ancient Americas from Peru to Panama.

Arts Every Day Student Art Show

Arts Every Day Student Art Show

Date Monday, May 18, 2015–Saturday, May 30, 2015

Time 10:00 AM–05:00 PM

The Walters Art Museum and Arts Every Day celebrate students' artistic achievements with an exhibition of artwork inspired by the Walters' collection.

Art Tots Toddler Program: Little Sculptors

Date Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Time 10:00 AM–11:00 AM

Explore the art of sculpture! Learning is fun at the Walters for children 2–3 years old. Each Art Tots class will introduce toddlers to art and the museum through age-appropriate short stories, gallery play activities, and an art activity.

Gallery Talk: Three Voices: Adam & Eve by Workshop of Giovanni della Robbia

Gallery Talk: Three Voices: Adam & Eve by Workshop of Giovanni della Robbia

Date Thursday, May 28, 2015

Time 06:30 PM–07:15 PM

A spectacular glazed terracotta Adam and Eve greets visitors entering the Walters' Sculpture Court. Three experts present new findings about this intriguing monumental sculpture.

Arts Every Day Student Art Show Reception

Arts Every Day Student Art Show Reception

Date Saturday, May 30, 2015

Time 12:00 PM–02:00 PM

In celebration of the Arts Every Day Student Art Show, the Walters will host a reception for participating students and their families.

Walk-In Tour: Rinehart

Walk-In Tour: Rinehart's Studio: Rough Stone to Living Marble

Date Sunday, May 31, 2015

Time 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

William Walters sponsored Baltimore sculptor William Henry Rinehart’s first trip abroad in 1855. Explore the complex collaborative process by which Rinehart produced his extraordinary marble sculptures.