The Walters Art Museum is open Thursdays until 9 p.m., Sponsored by BGE.
Date: Thursday, July 21, 2016–Monday, December 18, 2017Every Thu
Time: 05:00 PM–09:00 PMEvery Thu
Open until 9 p.m. each Thursday, the Walters welcomes you to discover the collection, take in a gallery talk, make art, and spend time with friends.
Date: Sunday, April 2, 2017
Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM
In connection with the Light City Baltimore festival, this special tour will discuss how painters use their technical skill to create dazzling and contrasting lighting effects in landscape, genre, and still life paintings.
Date: Thursday, April 13, 2017
Time: 06:00 PM–08:00 PM
Strengthen your observational drawing skills and build your portfolio while exploring works of art in the Walters’ collection. Facilitated by a museum educator who is a practicing artist, each month we will explore a different area of the museum. The program is a ‘drop-in’ format, allowing participants to stay for as little or as long as they like. Basic materials are provided. Beginners welcome!
Time: 07:00 PM–09:00 PM
Join us for a conversation with local and national arts activists about equity in the arts. This talk will examine how race and class have impacted access and inclusion practices for funding, promotion, and exhibition opportunities in the arts, and will look at efforts to improve equity in these areas. The annual lecture is held in honor of the Walters’ founding Director of Education, Ted Low, and focuses on an important current topic in the museum field.
Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time: 07:00 PM–08:30 PM
This group of pre-professional dancers will perform collaborative projects—inspired by works in the Walters’ collection—on the stunning Sculpture Court. Melissa Stafford, Director and Department Chair, and Constance Dinapoli, Artistic Coordinator of Contemporary Dance, will provide context and remarks on the program. Presented in partnership with the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.
Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017
Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017
Date: Thursday, August 10, 2017