Museum Related News
12 Feb

Local History Exhibit Cast In Colorful Glass Sculptures Opens At HMA

On Thursday, February 6 the Housatonic Museum of Art (HMA) celebrated the opening of a new exhibit that blends local history, innovative glass sculptures and our collective cultural and natural landscape.
11 Feb

Music In the Galleries at Housatonic Museum of Art on February 20

In connection with a new exhibit at the Housatonic Museum of Art: The Hypogean Tip by Rachel Owens, the community is invited to join musician Laura Ortman for a free, evening of musical improvisation in the Burt Chernow Galleries.
20 Jan

New Exhibit at HMA: The Hypogean Tip by Rachel Owens

A new exhibit with connections to our local history is opening at the Housatonic Museum of Art on February 6, 2020. Entitled “The Hypogean Tip”, artist Rachel Owens’ exhibit explores both Bridgeport’s and our larger nation’s past, and will run from February 6 through March 21, 2020.
16 Dec

Art Enthusiasts Gather At HMA Artist Event

Earlier this month, on December 4, a crowd of art enthusiasts came out to join artist Joseph Saccio as he provided an exclusive walk through of his solo exhibition: “In a Dark Wood, Wandering,” at the Housatonic Museum of Art. The ambitious career survey exhibition was on view in the Burt Chernow Galleries through December 14th.
13 Nov

Saccio Exhibit Opening A Smash At Housatonic Museum Of Art

On Thursday, November 7, a crowd of 207 art lovers gathered at the Housatonic Museum of Art to attend the opening reception for “In a Dark Wood, Wandering,” a survey exhibition of sculptures by New Haven artist Joseph Saccio.
07 Nov

December 4th Artist Talk With Joseph Saccio at HMA

On Wednesday, December 4th join artist Joseph Saccio for an exclusive walk through of his current solo exhibition: “In a Dark Wood, Wandering,” at the Housatonic Museum of Art.
09 Oct

New Exhibit: In a Dark Wood, Wandering at Housatonic Museum of Art

The Housatonic Museum of Art proudly presents a career survey exhibition of sculpture by artist Joseph Saccio entitled, “In a Dark Wood, Wandering.” The show features a selection of two dozen large-scale sculptures, and takes inspiration from mythology, nature and the struggle of living.
19 Mar

Close to the Line

Exhibit Opening September 5, 2019 At Housatonic Museum of Art
11 Oct

Life On the Other Side of a Cracked Glass Ceiling

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Life On the Other Side of a Cracked Glass Ceiling – Bridgeport Project Launch & Brainstorming Session at Housatonic Museum of Art October 16
27 Sep

Housatonic Museum of Art Nominated for 2019 National Medal for Museum Service

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The Housatonic Museum of Art (HMA) announced today that the Museum has been nominated for The Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) 2019 National Medal of honor.
28 Aug

Housatonic Museum of Art Opens ‘Object Lessons’ Exhibition On September 13th

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13 Jun

Burt Chernow honored at Arts and Culture Awards

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The Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County’s (CAFC) honored founder and professor Burt Chernow this week at CAFC’s annual Arts and Culture Empowerment Awards breakfast.
22 Mar

Pattern, Power, Chaos and Quiet at HMA

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With another noreaster hitting this week, and just in time for spring, curator D. Dominick Lombardi will provide a gallery talk of a nature-inspired exhibition currently on view at the Housatonic Museum of Art.
08 Feb

When Caged Birds Sing - Tour and Remarks by Rep. Jim Himes

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Tour and walkthrough of When Caged Birds Sing by Artist Ann Weiner. Closing remarks by Rep. Jim Himes. The sculpture installation “When Caged Birds Sing” focuses on the stories of eight women who have each endured the pain of physical, psychological or/and emotional abuse because of their gender and who have survived and bravely gone on to advocate for change on behalf of other women who are still at risk. Visit Annweiner.com for more details and contact information Tour and…
30 Jan

Art as Activism: When Caged Birds Sing

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Come to a powerful night of art, conversation, inspiration and activism that includes viewing the powerful art exhibit “When Caged Birds Sing,” and hearing a talk on “art as activism” by the exhibit’s creator, sculptor Ann Weiner..
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