Lectures

To register for programs, please call 904.899.6023.
  1. December 6 | Artists & World War I: The Aftermath

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Join Museum staff for this lecture. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  2. December 12 | Talks & Tea: Lost in Paradise

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    You are invited to the Museum to enjoy an insightful talk on the Musuem’s sculpture garden exhibition, Carlos Rolón: Lost in Paradise, led by guest curator Aaron Levi Garvey over a cup of tea and a sweet treat. For further information or to register, please call 904.899.6023.

    Check-in will be in the Cummer Museum Lobby. Please note we do not offer refunds. You must use your reservation for the date purchased. 

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  3. January 5 | Labor of Love: Augusta Savage's Blueprint Lecture with Dr. Jeffreen Hayes

    Free | Registration required

    Augusta Savage (1892 - 1962) provided a blueprint for the Harlem community members she tirelessly worked with and for, the artists she mentored, and the youth she taught throughout her lifetime. Guest Curator, Dr. Jeffreen Hayes, will highlight specific creative strategies Savage instituted to navigate the art world that can be used in the contemporary moment to affect change and build community.

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  4. January 5 | Labor of Love: Augusta Savage's Blueprint Lecture with Dr. Jeffreen Hayes

    Free | Registration required

    Augusta Savage (1892 - 1962) provided a blueprint for the Harlem community members she tirelessly worked with and for, the artists she mentored, and the youth she taught throughout her lifetime. Guest Curator, Dr. Jeffreen Hayes, will highlight specific creative strategies Savage instituted to navigate the art world that can be used in the contemporary moment to affect change and build community.

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  5. January 15 | History of Western Gardens: The Renaissance Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  6. January 29 | History of Western Art: Rococo, Neoclassicism, and Romanticism

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore art history through this monthly series of lectures that includes time in the galleries. Brush up on your art history for personal enjoyment as Museum staff leads you through the history of Western Art. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  7. February 12 | History of Western Gardens: The Baroque Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

    Register Now!

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  8. February 13 | Talks & Tea: Augusta Savage

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    You are invited to the Museum to enjoy an insightful talk on Augusta Savage led by Museum staff over a cup of tea and a sweet treat. For further information or to register, please call 904.899.6023.

     

    Check-in will be in the Cummer Museum Lobby.

     

    Please note we do not offer refunds. You must use your reservation for the date purchased. 

     

     

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  9. February 19 | History of Western Art: Realism, Impressionism, and Post-Impressionism

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore art history through this monthly series of lectures that includes time in the galleries. Brush up on your art history for personal enjoyment as Museum staff leads you through the history of Western Art. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

    Register Now!

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  10. March 12 | History of Western Art: American Art

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore art history through this monthly series of lectures that includes time in the galleries. Brush up on your art history for personal enjoyment as Museum staff leads you through the history of Western Art. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  11. March 19 | Panel Discussion: A Closer Look at Gender and Legacy

    Free | Registration required

    Join the Cummer Museum, MOSH, and Generation W for a panel discussion elevating women’s stories and achievements. Take a closer look at the impact of gender on legacy and career through the stories of two local women: artist Augusta Savage, and architect Henrietta Dozier.

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  12. March 26 | History of Western Gardens: The 19th-Century English Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  13. March 26 | A Legacy of Service: Honoring the Contributions of Women who Impacted the First Coast

    Free | Registration required
    Ritz Theatre & Museum

    Augusta Savage was a remarkable change agent in her Harlem community. Join the Ritz Theatre & Museum and UNF for an informative evening highlighting local women who have made an impact within the greater Jacksonville community, and how their legacies are being preserved for future generations.

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  14. March 26 | A Legacy of Service: Honoring the Contributions of Women Who Impacted the First Coast

    Free | Registration required
    Ritz Museum and Theatre

    Augusta Savage was a remarkable change agent in her Harlem community. Join the Ritz Theatre & Museum and UNF for an informative evening highlighting local women who have made an impact within the greater Jacksonville community, and how their legacies are being preserved for future generations. For further information or to register, contact Adonnica Toler at 904.807.2014 or atoler@smgjax.com.

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  15. April 2 | History of Western Art: Modern Art

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore art history through this monthly series of lectures that includes time in the galleries. Brush up on your art history for personal enjoyment as Museum staff leads you through the history of Western Art. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  16. April 6 | Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman Closing Celebration

    Free | No registration required

    Join us for a free, family-friendly, closing celebration for Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman with live music, a fun art activity for children, New York Times bestselling Author Vashti Harrison, and an original spoken word performance directed by Yvette Angelique Hyater-Adams. 

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  17. April 16 | History of Western Gardens: The American Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

    Register Now!

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