Lectures and Events
Effective Friday, March 13, 2020, Woodmere Art Museum is temporarily closed to the public. Programs and events are suspended at this time. Please continue to check our website for ongoing updates.
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.
Saturday, March 28, 1:00 pm Postponed
The artists in Africa in Philadelphia were deeply inspired by textiles and forms of expression of the African continent. Join Jefferson University textile and costume curator Jade Papa for a presentation on the extensive collection of African textiles at the University. She will discuss the functionality and cultural significance of these textiles combined with a show-and-tell of the tools used to create them.
Rago Auctions Appraisal Events
April 15, May 20, and June 17 Postponed
10:00 am. - 2:00 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.