Arts & Culture Events

49th Annual Goddard Juried Exhibit Closing Reception

June 29th, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
This evening is a time to come in, view and discuss the selected works with others, meet the artists that created them, and see which of your favorite pieces won at the Awards Presentation.

HOOP-teenth

June 15th, 2019 All Day
Juneteenth Celebration

Art in the Park

June 1st, 2019 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Step into the world of vision and color at Art in the Park. Local artists will feature unique one of a kind pieces of art. A kids craft area and local food trucks will be there as well. Bring the family and enjoy a wonderful day at Central Park.

Great Art On Screen series-- Water Lilies of Monet: The Magic of Water and Light

May 30th, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
This program is one of a series of four that takes an in-depth look at the life, times, and work of influential artists Vincent Van Gogh, Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio, Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Claude Monet. It is an exclusive tour led by Monet scholars from institutions such as Musée Marmottan Monet and the Orsay Museum, and concludes at Monet's house and gardens in Giverny.

Great Art On Screen series-- Klimt & Schiele: Eros & Psyche

May 23rd, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
This is program is one in a series of four that takes an in-depth look at the life, times, and work of the influential artists Vincent Van Gogh, Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio, Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Claude Monet. It is an examination of images from the Vienna Secession, an art movement formed in the late 1890s for art, literature, and music.

Carl Wockner

May 21st, 2019 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Carl Wockner has skipped up the charts with his first two single releases of his album Crayon Days, receiving high rotation on national radio in both Australia and the US. His rare "Live Looping" style solo performance matched only with his signature vocal and unique acoustic guitar work renders Carl in a league of his own. The live shows have been recognized throughout Australia and the US with multiple headliner performances. Wockner is now rumored as one of the busiest musicians in Nashville. There will be an afternoon outreach performance for area children and community organizations.

Great Art on Screen Series-- Caravaggio: The Soul and The Blood

May 16th, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
This is program is one in a series of four that takes an in-depth look at the life, times, and work of the influential artists Vincent Van Gogh, Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio, Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Claude Monet. It is with Roberto Longhi, a Caravaggio expert, that the experiences, thoughts, and feelings behind the work are able to be explored.

MET Live Opera: Dialogues de Carmélites by Poulenc

May 11th, 2019 11:00 AM - 2:15 PM
The final production of the 2018-2019 MET Opera Live season is Dialogues des Carmélites by Poulenc. Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard sings the touching role of Blanche and soprano Karita Mattila, a legend in her own time, returns to the Met as the Prioress.

Great Art On Screen Series-- Van Gogh: Of Wheat Fields and Clouded Skies

May 9th, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
This program is one of a series of four that takes an in-depth look at the life, times, and work of the influential artists Vincent Van Gogh, Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio, Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Claude Monet. It is based on the Basilica Palladina exhibition in Vincenza of Van Gogh's work, with 40 paintings and 85 drawings on loan from The Kröller-Müller Museum in Holland.

Accepting entries for the Goddard Juried Art Exhibition

May 7th, 2019 9:00 AM - May 10th, 2019 - 5:00 PM
All painting, drawing, altered and unaltered photography (i.e. Photoshop), mixed media, sculpture, collage, glass, jewelry, printmaking, and fiber art works are eligible. $20.00 fee per entry, artists are limited to 4 entries. Awards include: $800 1st place + a lobby exhibit at a later date, $300 2nd place, $200 3rd place, $100 Jeanne and Laurence London Award for Excellence, and 3 $100 Honorable Mentions