February 2017

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!

Warm your body and mind with art, activities, and refreshments to chase away the gray. 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!

"You Are My Sunshine!" 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

Mar 23

5:15pm

Contemporary Conversation: Prisons & Justice

Discuss how art intersects with crime, prisons, education, and justice and see a special installation March 21–April 2.

Place

TBA

Mar 25

3:00pm

Music in the Museum: Innuan

The New York–based group Innuan will create a “symphony of senses” in response to art on view.

Place

TBA

April 2017

Apr 1

10:00am - 12:00pm

Art-Full Family Day: Take in the View

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

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family

Apr 6

5:15pm

For Members Only: Recent Acquisitions

Director Stephanie Wiles will offer insight into how the Johnson adds new artworks into the collection.

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Apr 13

5:15pm

Tour: Artists and World War I

Get an inside look at The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I with the exhibition curator. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Apr 13

6:00pm

Have You Ever Wondered...?

New series! Have you ever wondered how museums present and protect their artwork? 

Place

Wing lecture room

Apr 14

8:00pm - 11:00pm

For Students Only: ’80s Night at the Museum

Like, totally awesome.

Place

Throughout the Museum

Apr 20

10:00am - 11:00am

Let's Look, Baby!

"The Wheels on the Bus!" Free for Members or $5 per family. Email jzm6@cornell.edu to RSVP by Wednesday, April 19. 

Place

Meet in Appel Lobby

Type

Family