In the context of Woodmere’s retrospective exhibition of the work of Walter Elmer Schofield (1866-1944), we are proud to present a selection of winter landscapes that celebrate the beauty of hillsides, roads, and ponds transformed by a blanket of snow. … Learn More »
Admission for Special Exhibitions (includes ALL exhibitions):
$10 adults; $7 seniors; FREE for members, children, and students with current ID
Open House: September 27, 2014 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
This fall, Woodmere presents Schofield: International Impressionist, the most ambitious exhibition to date of work by renowned landscape painter Walter Elmer Schofield (1866–1944), and the first major critical reevaluation of the artist’s career. More than sixty paintings are on view, lent from private … Learn More »
“Journey in Watercolor” will showcase the recent work of artist Deena Gu. Since her mother’s death in 2012, Gu has focused on large-scale landscape paintings in which recognizable elements of land, sea, and sky appear to merge into diaphanous, atmospheric tableaus. Inspired by music and poetry, these introspective and contemplative compositions integrate the fluidity of Chinese painting with contemporary influences.
Step back into the nineteenth century and enjoy the Christmas traditions of the German settlement in Philadelphia with an exhibition of children’s toys and holiday decorations from the collection of the Germantown Historical Society.