Lectures and Events
Gain new insight into the art and culture of Philadelphia with Woodmere’s engaging lectures and gallery talks. Hear from artists, art historians, professors, curators, and writers who offer new perspectives on the Museum’s collection, exhibitions, and related topics.
Thursday, April 23, 1 pm
The artists in Africa in the Arts of Philadelphia were deeply inspired by textiles and forms of expression of the African continent. In collaboration with the exhibition, Woodmere and The Design Center at Thomas Jefferson University invite you to join textile and costume curator Jade Papa for a free presentation on the University's extensive collection of African textiles. The functionality and cultural significance of these textiles will be discussed and a Q&A session will follow. Click here to watch a recording of the presentation.
Rago Auctions Appraisal Events postponed
Wednesdays, May 20, June 17
10 am - 2 pm
Have you ever wondered what your prized jewelry, art and antiques are really worth? Join Rago experts Meredith Hilferty, Dianne Batista, and Mick Byers for free verbal opinions of value on your property. We encourage you to make an appointment for our appraisal days so that we can plan accordingly to have the proper specialists on hand and to maximize your time.
Should you choose to sell, Rago will donate a percentage of that sale to Woodmere Art Museum. For more information, or to schedule your appointment, visit ragoarts.com/selling/consignment-days or email email@example.com.