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Arts

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Delaware Public Media's coverage of stories involving the arts in Delaware.

Delaware Public Media' s arts coverage is made possible, in part, by support from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency dedicated to nurturing and supporting the arts in Delaware, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.

Courtesy Delaware Art Museum

The Delaware Art Museum has acquired 67 works in the last 18 months in a bid to enrich and diversify its catalog.


Dunn was one of four Howard Pyle students who acted as war art correspondents in WWI.
Courtesy National Museum of American History

The Brandywine River Museum of Art is holding a lecture series exploring the impact of World War I on regional illustrators.

Schwartz Center for the Arts to shut its doors

Jun 9, 2017
Courtesy The Schwartz Center for the Arts

Citing looming state funding cuts to the arts and overwhelming overhead costs, the board of the Schwartz Center announced it will close the theater June 30.

Courtesy Delaware Chamber Orchestra

The Delaware Chamber Music Festival will perform in a new venue for it’s 32nd season and team up with a local jazz ensemble.


Arts Playlist: Tweets and politics reimagined

Jun 2, 2017
Courtesy Colette Gaiter/Delaware Division of the Arts

Graphic designer and University of Delaware Professor Colette Gaiter’s work has always mixed politics and art. Delaware Public Media’s Mark Arehart has more on her new politically charged show at the Mezzanine Gallery in Wilmington.


VSA art show starts at DSU before statewide tour

May 31, 2017
Mark Arehart/Delaware Public Media

Celebration of Creativity 2017, an art show exhibiting work by individuals with disabilities is on display at Delaware State University.


The Grand unveils 2017-18 season schedule

May 29, 2017
The Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Wilmington has announced it’s 2017-18 season.

 

Stand-up comedy, folk, rock, classical and Celtic music highlight the upcoming season at The Grand.

Delaware State Parks

First State Heritage Park in Dover is celebrating Memorial Day by taking a look at Delaware’s History.


Coutesy Biggs Museum of American Art

About 40 artists who are Delaware By Hand members at the Biggs Museum in Dover are taking their work down Route 1 to Zwaanendael Park in Lewes over the Memorial Day Weekend.


Delaware State Police

The Schwartz Center in Dover hosts a benefit in honor of fallen State Trooper Cpl. Stephen Ballard later this week.


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