Fifteen FDAC Members enjoyed a private tour of the American Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC with its Chairman Morrison Heckscher ’62 on Saturday March 15. The group included Wesleyan staff, faculty, alumni, students, and friends. The tour had a special Wesleyan and Middletown slant whenever possible and was a real treat […]
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This past Saturday Andy Szegedy-Maszak, Professor of Classical Studies and member of the Board of the FDAC, once again led a group of art enthusiasts around a sampling of photograph galleries in NYC. The group included Board member Susanne Javorski and Curator Clare Rogan as well as others who have come before or who we’re […]
Andy Szegedy-Maszak, Professor of Classical Studies and Jane A. Seney Professor of Greek, led thirteen enthusiastic gallery-goers on Saturday November 12th on a tour of some of New York City’s great photo galleries. The group started in Midtown and saw work by contemporary superstars Hiroshi Sugimoto and Edward Burtynsky as well as vintage fashion work […]
Opening Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the FDAC Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:00 PM More events to follow throughout 2011–2012! Raise your glass Kick off the celebration of 50 years of the Friends of the Davison Art Center with Wesleyan University President Michael Roth and Professor Kari Weil Cast your vote View specially-selected […]
Sixteen people enjoyed a day at the Yale Center for British Art on Saturday April 2, 2011. The day began with a special tour of the Conservation Lab with Chief Conservator, Theresa Fairbanks Harris. She introduced paper and pigment and then demonstrated different conservation techniques to the group including microscopy, washing techniques, and black light. […]