Exhibitions and programs are held throughout the year. The following list reflects currently scheduled events. Please check back frequently as events are added regularly.
Brought to Light: Ellis Ruley in Norwich. On view September 23, 2018 – December 7, 2018.
The Slater Memorial Museum and the City of Norwich Ellis Walter Ruley Commemoration Committee are proud to present Brought to Light: Ellis Ruley in Norwich. The exhibition, guest curated by W. Frank Mitchell, PhD, Director of the Amistad Center at the Wadsworth Atheneum, will explore Ruley’s artwork while examining the story of his life and death.
The opening reception will be held on September 23, 2018 from 1 pm – 3 pm.
[Image: Daydreaming (Landscape with Lions). Ellis Walter Ruley (1882 – 1959). Oil on board, c. 1950. Permanent Collection of the Slater Memorial Museum].
Contemporary Prints from the Permanent Collection of the Slater Museum
On View June 9 – August 15, 2018
Opening Reception: June 9, 2018 from 1-3pm.
This exhibition will showcase a selection of prints, which were generously donated to the permanent collection by the Printmaker’s Network of Southern New England (PNSNE) in 2013. PNSNE is a group of artists who are committed to the preservation of the tradition of printmaking. The exhibition will feature a number of prints including engravings, mezzotints, and woodcuts.