Stamford Museum & Nature Center presents “The Artistry of Jacques Pépin”

November 12, 2021

Stamford, Conn — The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present The Artistry of Jacques Pépin, a retrospective of the celebrated chef and James Beard award winner’s artwork.  The exhibition will feature over seventy works of art from the past five decades. The exhibition opens to the public on November 19, 2021 and will…

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SM&NC Receives Grant from FCB Foundation

June 14, 2021

Stamford, Conn – Jack Dowling, Vice President, Commercial Banker/BDO Manager of First County Bank presents Melissa H. Mulrooney, Executive Director & CEO of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, with a check for a grant from the First County Bank Foundation.  Also pictured (L) is Karen Meizels, Development & Corporate Relations Manager for the nonprofit…

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The art of science: New Stamford exhibit uses orchids to inspire activism

February 8, 2021

By Amanda Cuda CTPost.com Saving the world seems like an insurmountable task. Patricia Laspino used to feel that way, too. “I said to myself that same thing — ‘I’m just an artist. What can I do?’ ” says Laspino, who lives and works in North Haven. “But everybody can do something.” For Laspino, that “something”…

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center to present “Global Garden: Resonant Beauty” exhibition by Patricia Laspino from January 29 to April 25, 2021

January 8, 2021

Stamford, Conn. – Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present “Global Garden: Resonant Beauty,” an exhibition featuring the oil paintings, etchings and drawings of Patricia Laspino. The exhibition will be on view in the Stamford Museum’s Bendel Galleries through April 25. Gallery hours in January are Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 4…

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New Things Happening at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center

September 28, 2020

Stamford, Conn. – Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present an all-new line-up of special events and intergenerational programs as the organization welcomes the fall season. Biophilia Exhibition: On view in the SM&NC’s Bendel Galleries October 1st through January 10th, “BIOPHILIA: A Dialogue with Art, Nature and Science” is an extensive art and…

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center presents “Art and the Animal” through September 7

July 7, 2020

Stamford, Conn. – Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present “Art and the Animal,” the flagship exhibition of The Society of Animal Artists, which is regarded worldwide as the most prestigious artist membership organization dedicated to the theme of animals in art. On view in the SM&NC’s Bendel Galleries this summer through September…

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The Connecticut Art Trail maps a virtual path to artwork and historical sites

June 2, 2020

With locations spanning from New London to Greenwich and north to Hartford, how many of the Connecticut Art Trail’s 20-plus museums and historic sites do you think you can hit up in a day? You can likely count them on one hand. But now, as the pandemic has shuttered museums across the state to visitors, you…

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center Welcomes Thomas D. Mangelsen

January 17, 2020

On January 16, the Stamford Museum & Nature Center welcomed more than 250 guests of all ages to meet prolific American nature photographer and conservationist, Thomas D. Mangelsen, at the opening reception of “Thomas D. Mangelsen – A Life in the Wild.” Produced by David J. Wagner, LLC, the exhibition features 40 arresting photographs from…

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SM&NC opens “Thomas D. Mangelsen – A Life In The Wild” exhibition with book signing with artist on January 16

December 23, 2019

Stamford, Conn. – Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present “Thomas D. Mangelsen – A Life In The Wild,” an exhibition featuring the work of prolific American nature photographer and conservationist, Thomas D. Mangelsen.  The artist himself will join the public for the opening reception and a book signing held at the museum…

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“Chagall for Children” Exhibition Opens November 14 in Conjunction with Holiday Market and Book Signing at Stamford Museum & Nature Center

November 6, 2019

Stamford, Conn. – Stamford Museum & Nature Center is pleased to present “Chagall for Children,” an interactive, hands-on exhibition that presents a unique opportunity to introduce children to art through the work of master artist, Marc Chagall, while allowing them to explore their own creativity. The exhibit has traveled the nation since 1996, organized by…

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