February 2017

Feb 2

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Opening Reception 2017

See four new exhibits, with a gallery talk at 4:30PM, and meet artist Matthew “Levee” Chavez at this semester's opening reception!

Place

Throughout the Museum

Feb 4

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Dragons & Mythical Beasts

Free for Johnson Museum Members / $5 per family for nonmembers

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Feb 9

5:15pm

Patricia C. Phillips

“All the Time in the World: Encounters of Ephemeral Public Art”

Place

Wing lecture room

Feb 9

6:00pm

Have You Ever Wondered...?

New series! Have you ever wondered how museums get started, and how they run? 

Place

Throughout the Museum

Feb 10

8:00pm - 11:00pm

For Students Only: Une Soirée au Musée

Cohosted by the Museum Club and French Society, this event is for students 21 and older (ID required).  

Place

Throughout the Museum

Feb 16

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby!

New series! Free for Members or $5 per family. Email jzm6@cornell.edu to RSVP by Wednesday, Feb. 15. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Feb 16

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Linoleum Prints

Free for students / $5 for Johnson Museum Members and Cornell staff and faculty / $10 for the general public

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Feb 16

5:15pm

A Salon Evening: Art & WWI

Explore World War I–era fashion, culture, and live music.

Place

Wing lecture room

Feb 23

5:15pm

Contemporary Conversation: Art & the Military

Explore topics surrounding the perception of the military today in conjunction with the exhibition Artists and World War I.

Place

TBA

Feb 25

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beat the Winter Blues with Art!

Free and fun for all ages! 

Place

Throughout the Museum

Type

Family

March 2017

Mar 2

5:15pm

Tour: Escaping the Ordinary

Get an inside look at Escaping the Ordinary: Artistic Imagination in Early Modern Prints with the exhibition curators. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Mar 2

6:00pm

Have You Ever Wondered...?

New series! Have you ever wondered how museums get their art? 

Place

TBA

Mar 4

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Story Time

Free for Johnson Museum Members / $5 per family for nonmembers

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Mar 9

5:15pm

Armin Kunz

“Printed in Nuremberg by Albrecht Dürer, painter”: How Dürer Invented the Printmaker as Artist

Place

Wing lecture room

Mar 10

8:00pm - 11:00pm

For Students Only: Prints, Piano, and Poems 2017

See a student art exhibition, performances by Cornell Piano Society, poetry readings by the Language Resource Center, and more. 

Place

Throughout the Museum

Mar 11

10:00am - 5:00pm

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2017

Join us at the Museum to participate in updating and entering entries on art and feminism.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Mar 11

3:00pm

Cornell Chamber Orchestra: Hear Me

A site-specific intervention created for our wing.

Place

In the wing

Mar 16

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby!

New series! Free for Members or $5 per family. Email jzm6@cornell.edu to RSVP by March 15. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Mar 16

5:00pm

Studio Thursday: Islamic Tiles

Free for students / $5 for Johnson Museum Members and Cornell staff and faculty / $10 for the general public

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Mar 16

5:15pm

Martha Rosler

The artist will speak in conjunction with Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects.

Place

Wing lecture room