- Asian Art Series: When the Tiger Smoked a Pipe: The Art of Korea with Ginny Meyer | Sunday December 10, 2:30PM | Virtual
Korean stories of long ago begin “When the tiger smoked a pipe…” Explore the varied and fascinating art that Koreans have produced for thousands of years. Renowned throughout Asia for their ceramics and textiles, Korea also has created, adapted, and refined a broad spectrum of art forms. Today Korea is one of the leaders in contemporary art production.
- Steeped in Secrecy: The Boston Tea Party, 250 Years Later | Saturday, December 16, 2PM | Virtual
The story of tea has always been infused with intrigue, particularly when it became a flash point for tensions between England and Colonial America. On the 250th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party (December 16, 1773), learn about the brewing political problems tea presented in its history with Anglophile and former UK resident Claire Evans. Then, author, genealogist, librarian, and former UK resident Debra Dudek examines the history of the Boston Tea Party’s most famous partiers (and phonies), as well as how to trace bona fide participants through lineage societies and historical groups.
This event is in partnership with Tewksbury Public Library and other Massachusetts libraries.
RECORDING NOTE: This program will be recorded. All registrants will receive the recording via email within 48 hours of the program.
ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: This virtual event is a partnered program with Tewksbury Public Library. Contact Tewksbury Public Library Director Diane Giarrusso at 978-640-4490 or firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks before an event to arrange for modification, or at any time you need accessible documents.
**PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM THAT WILL TAKE PLACE VIA ZOOM. Registrants will receive a link to access the Zoom Webinar via email.** Please register on Zoom HERE.
- Asian Art Series: Timeless Traditions: Expressions of the Divine in India Art | Sunday January 14, 2:30PM | Virtual
Explore the vast panoply of South Asian art through the prism of four belief systems founded there: Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism. Discover how for thousands of years the artists of India and its neighbors have beautifully depicted their impressions of their deities, and reflected their cultures.
- Culturally Curious Art Talk – Fierce Females: Women in Art | Wednesday January 17, 7:00PM | Virtual
Women have long been the subject of art, often depicted as nothing more than objects of desire. How do images of women change when women become the creators? This program examines the history of women in art in brief and then explores the lives, careers and works of several major women artists from the Renaissance to the twentieth century, including Artemisia Gentileschi and Mary Cassatt.
NOTE: This program will be recorded. All registrants will receive the recording via email within a week of the program.
About the presenter: Jane Oneail (pronounced OH-neel) is the founder of Culturally Curious, an arts education consulting firm specializing in art appreciation programs. She curates and delivers programs throughout New England and beyond. Oneail holds a master’s in Art History from Boston University and a master’s in Education from Harvard University. Born and raised in NH, she has worked at some of the state’s most esteemed cultural institutions, including the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen, where she served as Executive Director, and the Currier Museum of Art, where she held the role of Senior Educator. Jane has also taught at the college level for more than a decade, most recently at Southern New Hampshire University. For more information visit iamculturallycurio