Off to the Hamptons

Ardmore Ceramic Art - Ardmore Ceramic Art will be a feature of the Art on Fire event in the Hamptons this year. Arthur Wiener began collecting the vivacious South African art pottery around ten years ago when the Pascoe Gallery first began exhibiting Ardmore in the USA. He was drawn

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American Revolution

To mark Independence Day on July 4th, we are exhibiting some Soldiers of the Revolution made by Royal Doulton to celebrate the Bicentenary of the United States in 1976. We are also featuring the Royal Doulton figure of George Washington at Prayer, which was modeled by the distinguished Hungarian-born sculptor

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Monkey Business

Monkeys in Ceramic Art - Monkeys have a curious history in Florida. Close to WMODA in Dania Beach, there is colony of African vervet monkeys descended from animals that escaped into the mangrove forests during the 1950s from the Anthropoid Ape Research Center. Known locally as the Chimp Farm, the

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Arthur Wiener Named Collector of the Year

Arthur Wiener is being honored as the “Collector of the Year” at the inaugural Hamptons Jewelry & Objets d’Art show presented by Rick Friedman. The award ceremony on August 5 will follow a discussion panel about the Fired Arts of ceramics and glass, which are Arthur’s collecting passions. Friends of

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Kids Visiting WMODA

Here’s one of our youngest visitors – our founder’s grandson enjoying WMODA. He’s obviously enchanted by Ardmore Ceramic Art just like his granddad! With the start of the school holidays, we are expecting more young visitors at WMODA. Art teacher Laurence Panadero brings children from her Velvet House summer school

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Venetian Arts

Carnival in Venice by Lladró The arts of Venice have become increasingly important at WMODA thanks to our Carnival & Cabaret exhibit. We now have an exciting partnership with the Venetian Arts Society and last month hosted one of their inspiring Art Salons in our Chihuly gallery. Lladró’s porcelain masterpiece

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Artistry in Action on International Museum Day

Erin Bassett Alicia Rodriguez, Rey Lozano and Veronica Alvarado Alicia Rodriguez & Louise Irvine Kimberly & Sandy Beach Sandy Beach with guest Sandy Beach Wendy Chercass Betsy Alexis and shoppers Louise Irvine & Erin Bassett Jan Feinglass & Erin Bassett at WMODA Betsy Brian docent tour Wendy Chercass with a

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Wedgwood at WMODA

WMODA was featured in the Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Wedgwood International Seminar following Louise Irvine’s lecture to the society and their visit to the museum during their Miami Beach conference. One of the museum’s prized Fairyland Lustre pieces stars on the front cover of this annual publication.

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Articulate

The Wiener Museum is proud to be an arts partner with the public television magazine show Articulate, which is now airing on South Florida PBS (WPBT). The Articulate stories explore how creative thinkers help shape our understanding of the world. Each episode features aspects of the visual, literary and performing

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Christmas in July

WMODA belongs to BAMM, the partnership which promotes the museums and attractions in Broward county. Next month we are participating in their “Christmas in July” promotion and will be offering reduced price admission throughout the month. Save $2 on all admission tickets at WMODA. Children and students with ID always

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