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Opening Reception:
The Woodmere Annual: 80th Juried Exhibition
Celebrate the opening of Woodmere’s 80th annual juried exhibition. This year’s Annual, juried by artists Michelle Angela Ortiz and José Ortiz-Pagán, focuses on artworks that explore the theme of migration, the act of moving from one place to another: how we move between man-made borders, physical and ancestral spaces, and our memories. To learn more, click here.
12 – 3 pm | Free
The Return of Saturday Night Jazz
Saturdays through August 13
Join us every Saturday evening for musical performances by the Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble surrounded by monumental sculptures. June’s concerts feature the music of Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin, and more. Concerts take place outdoors or indoors, depending on the weather. To see the full schedule and buy tickets, click here.
5 & 7 pm | $25 ($15 members)
Image: Everlasting Playground 1 (detail), 2021, by Hee Sook Kim (Courtesy of the artist)
Zoom Gallery Talk: The Woodmere Annual
Join artists Michelle Angela Ortiz and José Ortiz-Pagán, jurors of The Woodmere Annual: 80th Juried Exhibition, in this virtual gallery talk about the artworks on view. Gain insight into the jurors’ curatorial decisions and their thoughts about the exhibition. To register, click here.
7 pm | Free
Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom
History for the whole family! Join us for an afternoon of music, dance, and poetry to commemorate the Juneteenth holiday. Feel free to stop by whenever you want. The Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble will celebrate with a range of songs from Down by the Riverside to I Wish I Knew What it Meant to Be Free. Featuring performances by members of the Universal Drum and Dance Ensemble, poets, and more. To register for this free event, click here.
2 – 5 pm | Free
Need a gift?
Whether it’s a gift for Father’s Day, a birthday, graduation, engagement, or wedding, you’ll find the perfect present in Woodmere’s museum store!
The store is open for in-person shopping Wednesday- Sunday, and open 24/7 for online shopping.
For our members
Members’ Tour | Hearing the Brush: The Painting and Poetry of Warren and Jane Rohrer
with Rachel Hruszkewycz, associate curator, Woodmere Art Museum
Join Rachel Hruszkewycz for a tour of Hearing the Brush: The Art and Poetry of Warren and Jane Rohrer, now on view through July 10. To learn more about the exhibition, click here. Refreshments will be served after the tour. To register, please email Erin Lawrence at elawrence@woodmereartmuseum.org.
6 pm | Free for members
Learn & Create
Spring & Summer Adult and Children’s Art Classes
Woodmere’s faculty, some of Philadelphia’s finest professional artists and educators, cover a wide range of topics. For adults, these include painting and drawing, abstraction, and representational art. For children and teens, we offer the community summer project, plus classes in painting, sculpture, watercolor, mixed media, and more. A special “Art Inspired by Nature” class will create an installation to be exhibited in Woodmere’s Helen Millard Gallery in the fall.
Click here for Woodmere’s course listings and full descriptions.
Sunday Family Art & Storytelling
Introduce your preschoolers to art experiences. Children will focus on one artwork, read a related story picture book, and create an art project with their adult companions. A fun and engaging way for young children to enjoy art. To register, click here.
June 5 | 11 am | Free
ARTZ Philadelphia Programs
Through interactions with artworks, ARTZ Philadelphia and Woodmere offer engaging programs for people living with dementia and their care partners. To learn more, click here.
June 6 | 11 am | Free
June 24 | 11 am | Free
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