Women’s Walk Weekend

Women’s Walk Community Day

March 19 / 12-5 pm

Cost: Museum Admission/Members free

Celebrate Women’s History Month at the Norton. View the Women’s Walk of great women artists through history on Cranesnest Way. Enjoy live music, performances, and access the smartphone tour to view the five new names recently added to the 50 already featured on the Walk.

Schedule of Events

  • The Art Wellness Exchange: Redefining Your Wellness Journey at the Norton Museum of Art

    Galleries and Korman

    Allow art to help you relax and recharge during this special wellness-focused workshop. This 90-minute session takes place in the Museum galleries and utilizes the arts and social interaction to promote mental wellness and community connections. This session dives into self-care practices and skills, encouraging participants to expand their definition of wellness to encompass emotional well-being.

    10-11:30am
  • Revolutionary Storytime with Rohi’s Readery

    Meet in Fabricant Lobby, Garden

    Revolutionary Storytime will feature a book honoring International Women’s Month during the Women’s Walk Weekend Festival. Read a book and participate in an art activity to continue learning while building empowerment of self and creating community ties.

    11:30am-12pm
  • Curator-led Tour with Tiera Ndlovu

    Galleries

    Join Tiera Ndlovu, Curatorial Assistant at the Norton, for a tour focused on works of art by women in the collection.

    12pm
  • Norton Restaurant Pop-up

    Colonnade 

    Stop by the Norton Store’s outdoor pop-up to shop.

    12-3pm
  • Open Studio with IS Projects

    Gormley Lawn

    IS Projects: Paper Marbling and Letterpress
    Join IS Projects for Suminagashi Paper Marbling and Letterpress Printing with real, vintage wood type from IS Projects' antique type collection! Participants will get to try their hand at Japanese style paper marbling using just water and ink to create intricate and unique designs. While the marbling dries, visitors can set up their own text using wood type on the vintage sign printing press then print their design onto their marbled piece! Each participant will leave with their own marbled masterpieces and authentic, hands-on insight into two huge facets of the paper and printing world.

    12-4pm
  • Norton Store Pop-up featuring local women-owned businesses

     Goergen Garden

    12-4pm
  • Garden Games

    Gormley Lawn

    Giant Jenga, Giant Connect Four, Cornhole, and Giant Checkers

    12-4pm
  • Access the Smartphone Tour with TASq

    Cranesnest Way, one block south of the Museum

    12-4pm
  • Announcement and Presentation of New Names added to the Walk

    Goergen Garden 

    Maria Martinez, ceramist, Tewa Pueblo
    Lola Alvarez Bravo, photographer, Mexico
    Hung Liu, painter, b. China, d. in USA
    Emily Kame Kngwarreye, leading artist in the aboriginal art movement in Australia
    Josephine Ifueko Omigie, multiple media, Nigeria

    12:30pm
  • Concert with Esme Patterson

    Goergen Garden

    Hailing from Denver, Colorado, Esmé Patterson is a magnetic performer and songwriter. She is a founding member of the Denver-based indie folk group Paper Bird. 

    12:30-2pm
  • Docent Spotlight Talks

    1:30 + 2 PM
  • Family Tour with Norton Teaching Artist, Ingrid Sanchez

    Meet in Great Hall

    1-1:40pm
  • Artist Demo with FemAle Brew Fest

    Goergen Garden

    Live art demo with artist Brandy Rumirez, Graphic Designer at Funky Buddha Brewery.

    1-4pm
  • Women Crafting Beer: A Panel Discussion

    Korman

    Join an engaging panel discussion with women brewer experts to learn more about the history of women in the beer brewing industry and the art and craft of brewing. This panel has been organized by FemAle Brew Fest.

    Panelists include Brandy Rumiez of Funky Buddha Brewery, Emily Ellsworth of 26° Brewing Company and Stephanie Harper of Islamorada Beer Company & Islamorada Distilling. Moderated by Frances Antonio-Martineau of FemAle Brew Fest.

    1-2pm
  • Beer Tasting: Organized by FemAle Brew Fest

    Goergen Garden

    Islamorada Beer Company (Locations: Keys and North Pierce)
    26° Brewing Co. (Location: Pompano Beach)
    Motorworks Brewing (Location: Bradenton, Orlando)
    Deadwords Brewing (Location: Orlando)

    2-4pm
  • Music by Women Composers: Pioneers to Present

    Stiller Auditorium, ticketed event
    Cost: Museum Admission + $15/ Members $10

    Registration is open February 11 and online payment is required. Walk-Ins welcome if tickets remain on the day of the program

    Award-winning pianist Yoko Sata Kothari returns to the Norton for a very special concert featuring music composed by women, including works by Clara Schumann and Fanny Mendelssohn, African American spirituals by Florence Price, ragtime by Muriel Pollock and others. 

    2-3pm
  • Sculpture Garden Tour

    Meet in Great Hall

    2:30pm
  • Curator-led Tour with Rachel Gustafson

    Meet in Great Hall

    Join J. Rachel Gustafson, Senior Director of Curatorial Operations and Research at the Norton, for a tour focused on works of art by women in the collection.

    3pm
  • Concert: Yoli Mayor

    Yoli Mayor is a soul singer and songwriter from Miami, Florida. In 2017 she was a semifinalist for the show America’s Got Talent.

    2:30-4pm
  • Docent Spotlight Talks

    3:30 pm + 4 pm

The Norton Museum of Art COVID-19 Policies

MASKS REQUIRED AT ALL TIMES


The health and safety of our guests is a top priority for the Norton Museum. Beginning October 1, 2021, guests (ages 12+) visiting the Norton Museum of Art will be required to show proof of a negative COVID-19 professionally administered PCR test taken within 72 hours; or a negative COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test conducted within 24 hours; OR voluntarily show proof of COVID-19 vaccination (together with a valid photo ID for ages 18+). 
"At-home” COVID-19 tests are not accepted. Professionally administered tests only.

Masks are required at all times regardless of negative tests or vaccination status,
except when visiting the Museum Garden or while actively eating or drinking in The Restaurant or Great Hall

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