Courtesy of The Delaware Contemporary
2/4- 6/14 Designer John Breakey’s career spans 30 years, and the Delaware Contemporary museum features his latest exhibit. ATMOSPHERE takes inspiration from the natural events that occur around us every day. The Feb. 7 opening reception offers a showcase of different atmospheric conditions. Wilmington, decontemporary.org
2/11–5/15 Explore the Beat Generation, a counterculture movement that influenced the 1960s and beyond. Beat Visions and the Counterculture at the University of Delaware features authors and visual artists related to the movement while analyzing the influence their ideas and imagery had on the nation. Newark, udel.edu
Thru. 3/8 The RAL Regional Juried Photography Exhibition requests image submissions over five years from local artists with all styles available for exhibition. Join juror, awards judge and Delaware–Maryland–Virginia native Gabrielle Tillenburg and the Rehoboth Art League at the Corkran Gallery. Rehoboth Beach, rehobothartleague.org
Courtesy of Brandywine River Museum
Thru. 6/14 Remembering the civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965, the Brandywine River Museum presents Witness to History: Selma Photography of Stephen Somerstein. A presentation of 55 of the photographs taken by Somerstein during the final march to the state capitol on March 25, 1965, is paired with his commentary of the day’s events. This exhibit is guest curated by Farrah Spott. Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, brandywine.org
Thru. 6/15 In conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, follow Delaware’s ratification story and the state’s legacy of women’s right to vote during Votes for Delaware Women: A Centennial Exhibition. This exhibit explores letters, telegrams, petitions, books and more. The University of Delaware hosts this exploration through history, highlighting Delaware’s suffrage story and its connection with current events. Newark, udel.edu
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