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Morgan at the Walters

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time: 07:00 PM–08:00 PM

Following the impressive faculty spotlight concert in the fall, this program features promising student talent from Morgan State University’s music department. The repertoire will feature both vocal and instrumental favorites presented on the museum’s Sculpture Court. Presented in partnership with Morgan State University. Free

Art Moment at the Walters

Date: Friday, April 27, 2018

Time: 01:30 PM–03:00 PM

Visitors with early stage memory loss and their care partners are invited to attend this free tour.

A Teen's Perspective

Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018

Time: 06:30 PM–07:15 PM

Did you know the Walters has a Teen Arts Council? WAMTAC members and museum staff will discuss the history of objects in the museum’s collection and why these works continue to be relevant today.

Peabody on the Court: The Capulets and the Montagues

Date: Friday, May 4, 2018

Time: 12:00 PM–01:00 PM

Hannah Wardell, Robert Feng, and Katie Procell lead a series of unstaged scenes from their upcoming full-length performance of Bellini’s Italian opera I Capuleti e I Montecchi. Presented in collaboration with the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University. Free

Walk-in Tour: Más que una mirada: Retratos

Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Meet in the Centre Street inner lobby. Tours are on Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 2 p.m. and are free. Tour schedules and topics are subject to change. Registration is not required.

Walk-in Tour: Who am I? A Closer Look at Portraits

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Meet in the Centre Street inner lobby. Tours are on Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 2 p.m. and are free. Tour schedules and topics are subject to change. Registration is not required.

Constructing Cultural Contexts: Religious Pluralism in the Museum

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018

Time: 02:00 PM–03:30 PM

How do secular museums contextualize religious and sacred objects? Should museum displays use one religion to contextualize another? Join Canadian contemporary artist Jamelie Hassan for a conversation with Amy Landau, Director of Curatorial Affairs and Curator of Islamic and South & Southeast Asian Art, about religious pluralism in the museum. Reception to follow.

Walk-in Tour: Crowning Glory: Art of the Americas

Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Meet in the Centre Street inner lobby. Tours are on Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 2 p.m. and are free. Tour schedules and topics are subject to change. Registration is not required.

Walk-in Tour: As the Wheel Turns: Ceramics from Around the World

Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Meet in the Centre Street inner lobby. Tours are on Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 2 p.m. and are free. Tour schedules and topics are subject to change. Registration is not required.

Summer Camp Grades 6-8: Storytellers in Art

Date: Monday, August 6, 2018–Friday, August 10, 2018

Time: 09:00 AM–04:00 PM

To create a personal narrative in the studio, your child will first delve into the ideas, stories, and historical events depicted in art from around the globe. Campers will be joined by contemporary artist Roberto Lugo. The group will view Lugo’s work on display in 1 West as well as the Walters’ collection of European porcelain; discuss ideas surrounding portraiture and ornamentation; and paint their own portraits and stories on porcelain place settings.