- Visit & Events
Mark Gardner: CALL-AND-RESPONSE
On view at The Center through March 1 – May 25, 2013. This exhibition of new work produced by Mark Gardner during his Fall 2013 Windgate Artist in Residence at The School of Art + Design, Purchase College. View online.
Hans and Jakob Weissflog:
Bordering On The Impossible
On view at The Center through March 1 – May 25, 2013. Father Hans Weissflog and only son, Jakob Weissflog, share a shop and the mastery of their craft. View online.
Pinocchio Puppet-Making Workshops
Saturday, May 25, 2013 | 12 – 4 PM
Saturday, June 15, 2013| 12 – 4 PM
Salvaging New Ideas:
Reflections on a Residency Program
Saturday, May 25 | 1 – 2 PM
A closing gallery talk with exhibiting artist Mark Gardner moderated by Albert LeCoff. Event is free, RSVP to The Center by calling 215-923-8000.
This mini-course includes two illustrated lectures on the subject of fakes, forgeries, and reproductions of decorative arts made or used in America. The morning lecture provides an overview of the subject by examining examples of ceramics, ironware, pewter, prints, and silver. The afternoon lecture features an in-depth study of furniture. For more information visit our upcoming events page.
Announcing the 2012 Acquisitions at The Center- The Center is proud to announce the 2012 Acquisitions into The Center’s Museum Collection. View the works online here.
Windgate Three Year Challenge Grant- We are thrilled to announce that The Center has been awarded a 3 year, $600,000 challenge grant by the Windgate Charitable Foundation. Every dollar we raise up to $100,000 each year in 2012, 2013, and 2014, will be matched by Windgate with two dollars. More info or Donate Now.
Challenge VIII: Bartram’s Boxes Remix- The Center for Art in Wood is pleased to offer a traveling exhibition to museums and venues throughout the country titled Challenge VIII: Bartram’s Boxes Remix. The Center invited artists to a unique opportunity to “remix” the history, inspirations and materials from one of America’s oldest gardens into sculptural objects and installations. More info.