Upcoming Events At Evergreen
  • Mar 16
    TO Jul 31
    Evergreen Museum & Library Closed
    March 16, 2020July 31, 2020

    Evergreen Museum & Library is closed through at least July 31.

    Location: Evergreen Museum & Library

    Effective March 16 and through at least July 31, Evergreen Museum & Library will be closed in conjunction with Johns Hopkins University guidelines regarding COVID-19. At this time, our staff will continue the important work of maintaining academic continuity. We’ll provide updates on the museum’s website and social media (Instagram and Facebook). Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions: lfinkelstein@jhu.edu.

  • Apr 3
    TO Oct 4
    POSTPONED - Brice Brown: PROSCENIUM
    April 3, 2020October 4, 2020
    Location: Evergreen Museum & Library, Bakst Theatre Price: Free w/ regular guided tour museum admission ($8)

    ANNOUNCEMENT

    In accordance with new coronavirus-related guidelines at our parent institution, the Johns Hopkins University, this exhibition has been postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please keep checking this website for updates.Thank you for your understanding.

     

    Contemporary artist Brice Brown combines video, sculpture, dance, puppetry, and printed materials in this site-specific installation inspired by Evergreen's Bakst Theatre. Brice Brown Proscenium is on view April 2-October 4, 2020, and is included with a regular guided tour. Join Evergreen and Brice Brown for an opening night reception on Thursday, April 2, 6-8 p.m. For more information, click here.   

     


     

    Brice Brown is an internationally recognized artist, curator, and writer. He has held residencies at Yaddo, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and the Vermont Studio Center. His work has been reviewed in The New York Times, Artforum, Art in America, Artnews, National Public Radio, and The Village Voice, among others. He has curated numerous exhibitions and, in 2017, founded the Milton Art Bank (MAB), an experimental art space located in a converted bank building in Milton, Pennsylvania. As a writer, Brown was a regular art critic for the New York Sun newspaper (2006-2009) and City Arts (2009-2010). Additionally, he launched two artist-run journals, The Sienses Shredder (2006-2010) and Tether (2014-2019). He holds a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an MFA from Pratt Institute, and he has studied at the Chautauque School of Art. 

     

  • Apr 18
    TO Jun 20
    POSTPONED - Saturday Kids' Art Program at Evergreen
    April 18, 2020June 20, 2020  |  10:00 AM11:30 AM

    April 18, May 16, & June 20

    Location: Evergreen Museum & Library Price: $5 Purchase Tickets

    Classes will be held rain or shine. Class size limited to 15 and advance, pre-paid registration required. Tickets available online through Eventbrite. For questions, call the museum at 410-516-0341.

     

    Children ages 5 and up are invited, along with an adult caregiver, to experience Evergreen this spring! One Saturday mornining art program will be offered in April, May and June, and the child-caregiver pair is invited to attend, one, two, or all three sessions! At each session, attendees will explore one of Evergreen's 48 opulent rooms, then create artwork inspired by what they've seen and learned. The program will conculde with snack time in the museum's historic kitchen. PLEASE NOTE: 1 ticket required per child/adult caregiver pair. If your child has dietary restrictions, please alert the museum in advance by calling 410-516-0341. 

     

    PROGRAM 1: ANIMALS AT EVERGREEN
    Saturday, Apr. 18, 10:00–11:30 a.m., at Evergreen

    The first class in the series will explore all the animals motifs in Evergreen's Dining Room.

     

    PROGRAM 2: WHAT'S A NETSUKE?
    Saturday, May 16, 10:00–11:30 a.m., at Evergreen

    The second session will take place in Evergreen's Far East Room and introduce attendees to the forms and uses of the small Japanese sculptures known as netsukes. 

     

    PROGRAM 3: MOSAIC MADNESS
    Saturday, Jun. 20, 10:00–11:30 a.m. at Evergreen

    The third session will ask attendees to explore the mosaics in Evergreen's Gold Bathroom. 

     


    This program is supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council (masc.org). 

     

     

     

  • May 30
    POSTPONED - Tai Chi in the Garden
    May 30, 2020  |  9:30 AM11:00 AM
    Location: Evergreen Museum & Library Price: FREE for JHU Museums Members, $10 General Public Purchase Tickets

    Space is limited; advance tickets are recommended. Purchase tickets online through Eventbrite or by calling 410-516-0341. 

    Begin your Saturday with an invigorating session of tai chi in Evergreen's beautiful Upper Garden. The practice, led by instructors from Baltimore Tai Chi, is open to all experience levels. The practice will be followed by coffee, tea, and light refreshments in the museum's Far East Room, which houses an impressive collection of Japanese netsuke, inro, lacquerware, anc ceramics.  

    PLEASE NOTE: Members of the JHU Musueums qualify for free or discounted admission to this and other special programs. If you are interested in becoming a member of the JHU Musueums, please click here

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