Art Exhibits

Art exhibits and receptions, as well as talks or discussions about art

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‘Westoberfest’ on Oct 13 in Westport Has Beer Tasting, Family Activities, Artisans, Car Rally

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More than 16 local and regional breweries will serve up their favorite seasonal craft beer tastings at Westoberfest, which runs from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 13  in the heart of downtown Westport on Elm Street. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Artists at Grove Street Plaza Outdoor Arts Fair This Saturday, Sept 22, Downtown

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The Artists at Grove Street Plaza art event will be back this Saturday, Sept. 22, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Now in its fourth year, the event has grown to become a popular Darien fall tradition, and many people are looking forward to this unique community event. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Learn About Delacroix Thursday, Then Go See the Exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum

Eugene Delacroix self portrait
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Get a preview of the just-opened hit exhibit from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Devotion to Drawing: The Karen B. Cohen Collection of Eugène Delacroix. Page Knox of Columbia University an the Met will talk about Delacroix from 7 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 20 at Darien Library. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Irony Overload: Clock Stops For Opening Art Exhibit Called ‘Drip Drop, Tick Tock’ — After Sprinklers Activated

Drip-Drop, Tick-Tock by Joseph Fucinga
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The name of the ‘Drip-Drop, Tick-Tock’ exhibit at Housatonic Museum of Art in Bridgeport went beyond irony and well into eerie coincidence when sprinklers were activated and, you might say, the “clock stopped” on the exhibit opening, which will be postponed for two years. At this rate, it’s probably fortunate that “Boom Boom” wasn’t part of the exhibit’s name. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Harvest’ Art Exhibit Reception 6:30 PM at Darien Library, Performances Start at 3 PM Saturday

Dragon and Bird Borneo photo by Steve Watson Class of 73
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“Harvest,” a “creative arts festival” presented by the Darien High School Class of 1973 will be held at the Darien Library, starting with a reception for the artists from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 3. At 3 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 4 there will be a musical performance in the Community Room. All the art is created by members of the DHS Class of ’73. Continue Reading →

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‘Harvest’ Exhibit, Performances at Library Feature Works from Darien High School Class of ’73

Dragon and Bird Borneo photo by Steve Watson Class of 73
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“Harvest” is a creative arts festival presented by the Darien High School Class of 1973. It will be held at, and generously hosted by, the Darien Library. It will feature the diverse talents of more than 20 individual members of the class, all of whom grew up in Darien, and who were educated in the Darien public school system during the ‘60s and early ‘70s. (more…) Continue Reading →

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