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December 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm | Public Programs

Artist Conversation: Karla Knight and Roz Chast

Please join artist Karla Knight and cartoonist Roz Chast for a live conversation and Q&A in conjunction with Karla Knight: Navigator, the artist’s first solo museum exhibition.

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December 5, 2021 at 11:00 am | Member Event

Breakfast with the Director: 2022 Preview

Join The Aldrich’s Executive Director, Cybele Maylone, in The Studio for a sneak peek of the artists, exhibitions, and programs that will be taking place in 2022 and beyond. Light breakfast will be served.

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December 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm | Public Programs

Artist Conversation: Karla Knight and Roz Chast

Please join artist Karla Knight and cartoonist Roz Chast for a live conversation and Q&A in conjunction with Karla Knight: Navigator, the artist’s first solo museum exhibition.

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December 14, 2021 at 4:00 pm | Public Programs

Virtual Poetry: It’s in the Cards!

Using Adrienne Elise Tarver’s current exhibition The Sun, the Moon, and the Truth as a springboard, we’ll explore the centuries-old symbolism of Tarot then write poems that reflect some of the themes found in the deck’s Major Arcana cards.

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December 14, 2021 at 6:00 pm | Public Programs

Virtual Artist Conversation: Lucia Hierro and Joiri Minaya

Join artists Lucia Hierro and Joiri Minaya in conversation as they discuss intersections between their work and Hierro’s solo exhibition Marginal Costs, on view through January 2, 2022.

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December 18 at 10:00 am to December 19, 2021 at 5:00 pm | Third Weekend, Free Admission

Third Weekends

Visit The Aldrich for free the third weekend of every month. See our current exhibitions and explore the Sculpture Garden.

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December 18, 2021 at 10:30 am | Children and Family Programs

Story Time for Little Ones: Interstellar Cinderella

Explore Karla Knight: Navigator in the Museum's galleries with a fun, family-friendly reading of Interstellar Cinderella by Deborah Underwood, alongside Ridgefield Children’s Librarian Christie Barnett.

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December 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm | Children and Family Programs, Group Tours

Family Tour: Lucia Hierro and Hugo McCloud

Bring your whole family to enjoy the collaged paintings, soft sculptures, iron gates, and large-scale installations of Hugo McCloud: from where i stand and Lucia Hierro: Marginal Costs before the exhibitions close, through this gallery tour guided by our Aldrich Educators!

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February 6, 2022 at 2:00 pm | Public Programs

In-Person ARTalk - Screening of Film, "A Choice of Weapons: Inspired by Gordon Parks" and a Talkback with Richard Klein and Panelists

Join us in-person at the Ridgefield Library for a screening of the film A Choice of Weapons: Inspired by Gordon Parks with a talkback immediately afterward with moderator Richard Klein, Exhibitions Director at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, about the many ways renowned photographer Gordon Parks (1912-2006) documented his narrative as a Black American in the 20thcentury and beyond.

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March 31, 2022 at 7:00 pm | Public Programs

Virtual ARTalk - 52 Artists: A Feminist Milestone with Amy Smith-Stewart and Alexandra Schwartz

This ARTalk will focus on an exciting upcoming exhibition at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 52 Artists: A Feminist Milestone. This exhibition celebrates the fifty-first anniversary of the historic exhibition Twenty-Six Contemporary Women Artists, curated by acclaimed art critic Lucy R. Lippard which was presented at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in 1971.

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April 30, 2022 | Special Event

Aldrich Gala in the Garden

Join us for cocktails, a seated dinner, and auction in the Museum’s Sculpture Garden.

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September 24, 2022 at 7:00 pm | Special Event

Aldrich Artists at the Table

Save the date for the return of Aldrich Artists at the Table, the Museum's annual farm-to-museum dinner in our Sculpture Garden.