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Davis Museum at Wellesley College Tour of Italy

April 29, 2017 @ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Free

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College has a Grand Tour of Italy. It is a FREE gathering that takes place on Saturday, April 29, 2017 11 a.m. through 3 p.m.

Italian art and culture can be experienced by all. There will be opera, visual art, interactive events,
and more.

There will be art-making activities for all ages to do and take home the creation. Visitors will also be able to take home a prize after completing a treasure hunt!

Family Day will also feature guided tours of the exhibition, The Medici’s Painter: Carlo Dolci and 17th-Century Florence. Light refreshments will be provided.

SCHEDULE

  • 11 a.m.-3 p.m. – Art Activities: Dolci Sketchbooks and Treasure Hunt.
  • 11:15 a.m.-noon – Artist Demo with Sarah Stover: Portrait Drawing in Red and Black Chalk.
  • 12:30-1 p.m. – Storytime/Songs via Emma Caywood Hicks, Wellesley Free Library.
  • 1:30-1:45 p.m. – Italian Opera with Chandler E. Cummings, soprano, and David Collins, piano.
  • 2-2:45 p.m. – Family Tour of The Medici’s Painter: Carlo Dolci and 17th-Century Florence.

ABOUT THE DAVIS MUSEUM

It is one of the oldest and most acclaimed academic fine arts museums in the United States. It seeks to create an environment that encourages visual literacy, inspires new ideas,
and fosters involvement.

ABOUT WELLESLEY COLLEGE AND THE ARTS

Since 1875, Wellesley College has been a leader in providing an excellent liberal arts education for women. Its 500-acre campus near Boston is home to some 2,400 undergraduate students from 49 states and 58 countries. 

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Details

Date:
April 29, 2017
Time:
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.theDavis.org

Venue

Wellesley College
106 Central St
Wellesley, MA United States
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