C r e a t i v e E x p r e s s i o n s
Speaker Series & Artist Talks
Looking Closer | Renoir & Cassatt: Children, Youth & Family In Art
with Jennifer Rolfsema
Thursday, May 23rd @ 6:30 PM
> Doors at 6:00 PM
$5 BAM Members | $10 Non-Members
This lecture explores the work of French artist, Auguste Renoir, and American artist, Mary Cassatt and the manners in which they employed the Impressionist style in their depictions of children, youth, and families in their art.
This program will be offered during our Members' show, "Salon des Membres," an exhibit that honors and celebrates the creativity within our own community, while paying homage to salon style installations of artwork which were popularized in France during the late 17th century.
Heriloom Seeds: What They Are & Why You Might Care
with William Baddeley
Sunday, June 23rd @ 2:00 PM
FREE and open to the public!
Join us after our "Art in the Garden" tour on Sunday, June 23rd for a fascinating info session on the importance of planting heirloom seeds with University of Rhode Island's own Master Gardener, Bill Baddeley. Bill is an expert and enthusiast who frequently speaks on gardening topics and is active in the Master Gardener’s Demonstration Garden program.