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Conversations & Cocktails

Oct

09

OCTOBER 22 | CONVERSATIONS AND COCKTAILS WITH ICONS OF STYLE CURATOR  Wednesday | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Members $25, Non-Members $35, Up & Cummers Members $20 Please join us for Conversations & Cocktails with Icons of Style Curator Lauren Whitley in the Hixon Auditorium. RSVP by Friday, October 17, 2014. We do not mail tickets.  We check your name at the door […]

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Conversations & Cocktails with Icons of Style Curator Lauren Whitley

Oct

02

Following the long-awaited opening of the Cummer Museum’s newest exhibition, Icons of Style: Fashion Makers, Models, and Images, the Museum is thrilled to host Lauren Whitley. Whitley is the Museum of Fine Arts Boston’s Textile and Fashion-Arts Curator, as well as the curator of the Icons of Style exhibition. Ms. Whitley will discuss…

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Garden Concert: Music of the Movement

Sep

04

A Night of Jazz and Blues In celebration of our beautiful Civil Rights photography exhibition, A Commemoration of the Civil Rights Movement: Photography from the High Museum of Art, join The Cummer for an evening of Blues and Jazz with Music from the Movement on Saturday, September 20 at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6 […]

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This Seat’s Taken

Jul

10

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is hosting a performance written and directed by Barbara Colaciello on Tuesday, July 29 at 7 p.m. “This Seat’s Taken” is a new play by Barbara Colaciello that tells the story of Rosa Parks and the event that became the tipping point of the Civil Rights Movement. This […]

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Collector’s Choice: Featured Collector, Helen Lane

Jul

08

Written by Caitlyn Cooney, Curatorial Intern   When viewing a work of art, it is common that the piece may evoke memories of an experience, a place, or significant people in the viewers’ lives. For collector Helen Lane, these relationships serve as motivation in her artwork selections. Her collection of 19th and early 20th century […]

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Healing Through the Arts: Part III

Jul

07

Part three showcases the profound effects that opportunities for creativity have allowed a young girl to thrive in. Her experience with painting has amazingly helped to alleviate common symptoms of autism. A Rainbow Artist is Discovered Dozens of amazing stories have emerged out of the MOCA and The Cummer Museum Autism art camps, but one […]

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