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Biggs Museum of American Art  Dover, DE

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As "back to school" time quickly approaches, it's a great opportunity to thank all of the educators who had an impact on our lives. This dynamic group of art educators (and more not pictured) created the artwork featured within a special exhibition currently on view in Child HELP Foundation Gallery. View their exhibition "What Inspired You?: Works by Members of the Delaware Art Association" now through September 1st. #arteducation #contemporaryart #arteducators #biggsmuseum #painting #photography #backtoschool

Did you know? For 18 days in October of 1991, Christo and Jeanne-Claude dotted the landscape of two countries, Japan and the U.S., with 3,100 monumental umbrellas. The project enlisted the services of nearly 1,900 construction workers, engineers, students, farm laborers and supporters. •


Learn more about this world renowned artistic duo, and the stories of their amazing creations, in the Christo and Jeanne-Claude exhibition on view now through October 22nd at the Biggs.
#christo #contemporaryart #sculpture #photography #theumbrellas #thegates #biggsmuseum #christoandjeanneclaude

A glimpse at Christo and Jeanne-Claude exhibition opening tomorrow from 5-7 p.m. •




This blockbuster exhibition chronicles the career of husband and wife artistic team, Christo and Jeanne-Claude, well known for projects such as "The Gates" (Central Park, NYC, 2005) and "Running Fence. #contemporaryart #biggsmuseum #photography #pontneuf #thegates #contemporaryart

It's a wrap! The Christo and Jeanne Claude exhibition opens August 4th at the Biggs. This blockbuster exhibition chronicles the career of husband and wife artistic team, Christo and Jeanne-Claude, well known for projects such as "The Gates" (Central Park, NYC, 2005) and "Running Fence" (Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1976). .
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For those in the beach area, join us for a special Director's Preview of the exhibition at the Lewes Library from 6:30-8:30 p.m. tonight! #christo #surroundedislands #wrappedisland #contemporaryart

Delighted to have had Martha Carper, wife of Senator Tom Carper and Mary Perdue, wife of U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, join us for a tour of the Biggs Museum today. #biggsmuseum

These photos are part of the Sewell C. Biggs photo archive, documenting a trip around the world taken by Biggs Museum founder in 1937. View this archive and journal along side the Ansel Adams: Early Works exhibition, which ends July 30th. #biggsmuseum #anseladams #photography #blackandwhitephoto #woldtraveler

Meet "Harley Finn", the creation of our Summer ArtVenture Campers (ages 6-9) this week. #beachweek #artde #netde #biggsmuseum #childrensart #artsde #summerfun #childrensart #summercamp

All good things must come to an end. Catch the 2017 Biggs Picture Juried Landscape Exhibition this weekend before its last day, Sunday, July 23rd! • Pictured from the exhibition: "Spontaneous Order", Deidre Murphy, Ardmore, PA

#contemporaryart #photography #painting #artsde #netde #biggsmuseum #landscapes

Hooray for the first week of Summer ArtVenture Camps! #kidsart #biggsmuseum #summerfun #arteducation

There's always something new to discover and learn in the world of American Art. Today Biggs Museum guests had the opportunity to hear from Biggs Picture 2017 Juror Jason Rosenfeld who played a pivotal role in the landmark exhibit "River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home". The exhibit explored the pivotal role of Hudson River School Artists Thomas Cold and Fredric Edwin Church played in development of contemporary tradition in American Art. #americanart #continuingeducation #arteducation #americanart #biggsmuseum

Red, White and FREE! 🇺🇸Celebrate the best of America's history at the Biggs Museum with free admission and children's crafts day + extended hours until 9 p.m. #independenceday #happy4th #biggsmuseum #americanart #anseladams #4thofjuly

An amazing shot of Aloft from Biggs Visitor @__charliemumford__ #repost #biggsmuseum ・・・
#sunrisesunset #Aloft #art

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