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WRTI Member Day At the Michener Art Museum in Doylestown is June 11th

Paul Boger
The James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown hosts WRTI Member Day on June 11th from noon to 5 pm.

The James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown is happy to offer WRTI members free admission on Sunday, June 11th. Members can also take advantage of free, docent-led tours at 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm. Sign up here to be on the list for free admission and tours.

As part of their spring Sunday Afternoon Music at the Michener series, the Michener will present a concert at 3 pm on June 11th featuring the Tiller Sisters and the Back Bench Boys, known for their gospel music.

The event will be held in the Michener’s glass-enclosed pavilion overlooking the outdoor sculpture garden.
Interested in attending the concert? You can purchase discounted tickets ($15) with the discount code: WRTI.

The Michener Art Museum boasts a world-class collection of Pennsylvania Impressionist paintings and special exhibitions showcasing a wide range of historical and contemporary work that attract more than 135,000 visitors annually from around the world.

Special Exhibition: Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form—the show casts a new light on one of America’s best-known modernists.

Between 1926 and 1931, Charles Sheeler worked as a commercial photographer for Condé Nast, creating fashion images and portraits for Vanity Fair and Vogue. This remarkable body of work by Sheeler has not been publicly displayed in nearly 90 years. Comprising photographs and paintings by Sheeler along with fashions of the era, Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography and Sculptural Form evokes the personalities, glamour, and promise of the Jazz Age, and reveals for the first time how Sheeler’s “day job” at Condé Nast shaped his aesthetic vision and artistic career.