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.

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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Emily Stedman. My Hibiscus, 2008. Watercolor on paper
Drop In & Draw
Teresa Pereira: Florals
Sat, Jul 8, 2 - 4pm

Workshops inspired by our summer exhibitions.
Ages 8 - Adult. Art materials provided.

Chalk pastels

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Seeing Through Scent
Sunday, July 9, 1:30 and 3:30pm

Join artist and educator Nitza Danieli Horner in a multi-sensory exploration of Garden of Ornament and Floral Arrangements. Space is limited. RSVP: publicprograms@hrm.org

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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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NEW! A Contemplative Summer

A wellness series of simple yoga and meditation practice in the galleries, led by Neem Dewji and Irving Yee, from Yoga for Bliss, Riverdale. All levels welcome.

Contemplate in Nature: Simple Meditation TechniquesPurchase Tickets
Sat, Jul 15, 11am

Non-members $12; Members $6.

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Emily Stedman. My Hibiscus, 2008. Watercolor on paper
Drop In & Draw
Emily Stedman: Figures & Florals
Sun, Jul 16, 12 - 2pm

Workshops inspired by our summer exhibitions.
Ages 8 - Adult. Art materials provided.

Graphite & colored pencil drawing

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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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Shelley Haven: Patterns in NatureóPainting in Gouache

Shelley Haven, Teaching Artist-in-Residence, has designed programs inspired by the natural and cultural landscape.

Drawing in Garden of Ornament
Sat, Jul 29, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Draw in the galleries, inspired by Zakanitch’s use of pattern and decoration.

Repetition & Patterns with Gouache
Sun, Jul 30, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Learn to paint in gouache as you discover repetition and patterns in nature.

Space is limited. RSVP: publicprograms@hrm.org

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

Led by Museum Docents

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Emily Stedman. My Hibiscus, 2008. Watercolor on paper
Drop In & Draw
Emily Stedman: Figures & Florals
Sun, Aug 6, 12 - 2pm

Workshops inspired by our summer exhibitions.
Ages 8 - Adult. Art materials provided.

Graphite & watercolor pencil drawing

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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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Shelley Haven: Patterns in NatureóPainting in Gouache

Shelley Haven, Teaching Artist-in-Residence, has designed programs inspired by the natural and cultural landscape.

Exuberant Color
Sat, Aug 12, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Photograph a Robert Zakanitch painting, then make your own based on the photograph.

Floral Fantasy
Sun, Aug 13, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Observe the color and pattern of a floral bouquet, mix color, and paint your own floral fantasy.

Space is limited. RSVP: publicprograms@hrm.org

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NEW! A Contemplative Summer

A wellness series of simple yoga and meditation practice in the galleries, led by Neem Dewji and Irving Yee, from Yoga for Bliss, Riverdale. All levels welcome.

Chair Yoga: Gentle Stretches & Breath WorkPurchase Tickets
Sat, Aug 19, 11am

Non-members $12; Members $6.

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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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NEW! A Contemplative Summer

A wellness series of simple yoga and meditation practice in the galleries, led by Neem Dewji and Irving Yee, from Yoga for Bliss, Riverdale. All levels welcome.

Tai Chi: Move Like a Gentle BreezePurchase Tickets
Sat, Sep 16, 11am

Non-members $12; Members $6.

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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.