PROGRAMS FOR ALL
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Tour: Glenview

Wednesdays-Sundays   1 & 3pm

Join your dedicated guide and visit Glenview’s restored 19th-century rooms, furnishing,
and works of art.

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First Sundays Gallery Tour
Robert Zakanitch: Garden of Ornament
Sun, Jun 4, 1pm

Led by curator Laura Vookles

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Arts in the Afternoon
A Conversation with Artist Robert Zakanitch
Wed, Jun 14, 1:30pm

Robert Zakanitch talks with curator Laura Vookles about his artistic roots, his floral paintings on view in this summerís exhibition, Garden of Ornament, and what inspires him today. At 3pm, join the artist and curator for a Q&A in the galleries.

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Chris Benz | Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen
Sat, Jun 17, 6pm Reception, 7pm Program

Join us for a conversation between Chris Benz, Creative Director at Bill Blass, and Randy Cohen, former ďEthicistĒ columnist for The New York Times Magazine and host of the podcast ďPerson Place Thing.Ē Benzís designs are frequently featured in Vogue, Vanity Fair, and Womenís Wear Daily. Non-members $15; Members $10. Purchase tickets @ hrm.org/pppbenz

THE HUDSON IN BLOOM
A Collaboration with HRM, Wave Hill, and Untermyer Gardens
We are excited to partner with Wave Hill, a public garden and cultural center in Riverdale, and Untermyer Gardens Conservancy in Yonkers, to celebrate floral beauty through exhibitions and programs.
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The Horticulturistís Eye
Sat, Jun 24, 2pm

Tour Robert Zakanitch: Garden of Ornament with Wave Hill horticulturalist Matthew Turnbull and HRM curator Laura Vookles.

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Sunday Scholars
Mark D. Mitchell: The Language of Flowers
Sun, Jun 25, 2pm

We all know that red roses mean love, but in the 1800s there was a whole language of flowers to learn and enjoy. Dr. Mitchell, Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture at Yale University, talks about the historic language of flowers.

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First Sundays Gallery Tour
Robert Zakanitch: Garden of Ornament
Sun, Jul 2, 1pm

Led by Museum Docents

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Arts in the Afternoon
Sally Apfelbaum: Photographs from Giverny
Wed, Jul 12, 1:30pm,    Gallery Tour 3pm

Photographer Sally Apfelbaum tells how she photographed Monetís famous Giverny garden, where he married flowers by color and encouraged them to grow freely.

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Great Houses of Yonkers
Sat, Jul 22, 2pm @ Untermyer Gardens

Yonkersí Gilded Age homes are presented by HRM curator Laura Vookles in images from the Museumís collection: Glenview, the John Copcott Mansion, the Ethan Flagg House, and others that no longer stand.

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Sunday Scholars
Caryn Block: Impressionism in Music, Art, and Literature
Sun, Jul 23, 2pm

Dr. Block, a composer, conductor, and flutist with Encore Chamber Players, reads from the French symbolist writers; gives stylistic illustrations of the plein air paintings of Renoir, Monet, and Pissarro; and performs works by Claude Debussy, Arthur Honegger, and Jacques Ibert.

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Talk & Tour
The Archivist’s Eye:
Sylvia Sleigh’s Invitation to a Voyage
Sat, July 29, 2pm

Visiting Associate Curator Giovanna Fiorino-Iannace, PhD, gives a tour of the full-mural installation of Sylvia Sleigh’s Invitation to a Voyage, which chronicles days spent on the banks of the Hudson River with friends.

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Floral Inspiration
Sat, Aug 5, 2pm @ Wave Hill

Discover floral decoration in Glenview with curator Laura Vookles. Wave Hillís curator Jennifer McGregor discusses how artists bring flowers to the forefront of public art projects.

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Paint Night
Sat, Aug 5, 5pm

Paint, drink, and be merry with a painting lesson! Artist Teresa Pereira shows you how to create a floral acrylic on canvas based on a prototype, while you enjoy a house drink. Limited to 24 participants. Non-members $20; Members $15 (includes one drink). Purchase tickets @ hrm.org/paint

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First Sundays Gallery Tour
Robert Zakanitch: Garden of Ornament
Sun, Aug 6, 1pm

Led by Museum Docents

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Nancy Blum, Billow, 2007
From the Wave Hill exhibition
Flora Fantastica
Arts in the Afternoon
Flowers Abound
Wed, Aug 9, 1:30pm    Gallery Tour 3pm

Curator Jennifer McGregor discusses Nancy Blumís work, featured in the Flora Fantastica exhibition, followed by a tour of floral decoration in Glenview.

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Garden Night
Sat, Aug 12, 5pm

Learn the basics of gardening, plant care, and floral design from master florist Gayle Jones in a hands-on floral class, while you enjoy a house drink. Take home your own planter with flowers. Non-members $20; Members $15 (includes one drink). Purchase tickets @ hrm.org/gardening

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Timothy Tilghman: The Flowers Behind the Paintings
Sun, Aug 20, 2pm

Head Gardener at Untermyer Gardens, Timothy Tilghman gives a horticulturalistís perspective on the flowers we see in paintings.

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Talk & Tour
The Curatorís Eye: Robert Zakanitch
Sat, Aug 26, 2pm

Curator Laura Vookles tells how she collaborated with artist Robert Zakanitch to create the exhibition Garden of Ornament and the complementary exhibition Floral Arrangements: Highlights from the Collection.

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First Sundays Gallery Tour
Robert Zakanitch: Garden of Ornament
Sun, Sep 3, 1pm

Led by Museum Docents

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Sunday Scholars
Anne Swartz: Robert Zakanitch, The Garden as Visual Delight
Sun, Sept 17, 2pm

Guest Curator for the Museumís groundbreaking 2007 Pattern & Decoration exhibition,
Anne Swartz returns to discuss Robert Zakanitchís floral paintings.