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August 2016

Art Beat – Quality vs Quantity

August 13, 2016 @ 1:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Meet Robert and Ada Brandegee, retired art dealers and collectors of antiques and folk art, as they share their insight into building collections of art. Learn from their personal stories about the objects they’ve amassed in their lifetime and how …

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Smart Chat – Gallery Talk

August 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Join Chief Curator, Barbara Jones, for a gallery talk in A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America to learn how everyday objects evolved into important historical artifacts. From practical cupboards and chests to whimsical carved animals, the nineteenth-century American home …

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September 2016

Art Beat with Lisa Minardi

September 10, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Meet Lisa Minardi, Assistant Curator, Collections at Winterthur Museum and a specialist in Pennsylvania German art and culture as she gives an illustrated presentation on Pennsylvania German fraktur (decorated manuscripts) and painted furniture that includes a close look at objects …

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SmART Chat – Garden Tour

September 21, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Stroll the Museum’s grounds with Frederick Bonci, founding principal of LaQuatra Bonci Associates and Natalie Plecity, consulting landscape architect, for a tour of The Robertshaw Family Gardens that surround our new building. Learn about the native plants providing a palette …

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October 2016

SmART Chat – Pop Goes Dali!

October 19, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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With a flamboyant personality that equaled his artistic skill, Salvador Dali captivated audiences worldwide with his surrealistic images. Fr. Robert Keffer, a Benedictine monk of Saint Vincent Archabbey and an artist with a special interest in 20th century art history …

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November 2016

SmART Chat – Calculated Vision

November 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Join artist and architect Sylvester Damianos for a gallery talk in his joint exhibition Opposites Attract. Syl will share his approach to using natural materials in the construction of his contemporary wall sculptures. Whether formed into rigid geometric shapes …

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April 2017

More than a Landscape: A Vision

April 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Landscape designer Alison Beeghly provides her view on the visionary and sustainable gardens of The Westmoreland, which take advantage of plants native to our region for a beautiful, natural look that evolves from season to season and from year to …

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June 2017

Gallery Talk with Tim Prentice

June 10, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Artist Tim Prentice gives a gallery talk illuminating the inspirational role of the work of Calder and Rickey on his own and sharing the stories behind many of his pieces featured in The Art of Movement. Click here to RSVP

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September 2017

Take Two: A Conversation with Alison Beeghly & Joan McGarry

September 9, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Alison Beeghly, former Landscape Architect and plant enthusiast, and Joan McGarry, Director of Education and Visitor Engagement, will lead a discussion tying works from our collection to the beautiful gardens of The Westmoreland.

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Death Cafe

September 17, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art,
221 N. Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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At a Death Cafe, people—often strangers—gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. A Death Cafe is a group-directed conversation with no agenda, defined objectives or themes. Kindly bring a handheld dessert like cupcakes, cookies or some fruit to …

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