Programs

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Author Allison Levy will share tales of the remarkable story of Palazzo Rucellai from behind its celebrated facade. The house, beginning with its piecemeal assemblage by one of the richest men in Florence in the fifteenth century, has witnessed endless drama, from the butchering of its interior to... Read More
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Please join us for a Members Reception to celebrate the opening of Per Barclay: House of Oil and Water Norwegian artist Per Barclay will present three bodies of work at the Redwood this summer: a site-specific commission, Oil Room in the Redwood’s eighteenth-century summer house; Untitled, a 7-foot... Read More
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
John Quinlan Murphy Memorial Lecture Peacemaking, Violence, and Memories around Narragansett Bay: Native American and Colonial Entanglements in King Philip’s War and Their Legacies by Christine DeLucia The seventeenth-century Indigenous resistance movement and colonial conflict known as King Philip... Read More
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Leora Maltz-Leca, Redwood's Curator of Contemporary Projects and its current exhibition Per Barclay: The House of Oil and Water will present an overview of Norwegian artist Per Barclay and his three bodies of work in this site-specific commission.:Oil Room in the Redwood’s eighteenth-century summer... Read More
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 6:30pm to 11:00pm
Please join Gala co-chairs Jacalyn and Bill Egan, Cleo and Michael Gewirz, Elizabeth and Bill Leatherman and Elizabeth and Earl McMillen on Saturday, July 13, 2019 for the Redwood Gala Arabian Nights. For further information or to purchase tickets please call 401-847-0292 ext. 115 or click here.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Author Rick Massimo, a Providence native discusses his recently published book, I Got a Song: A History of the Newport Folk Festival. Massimo covered the Newport Folk Fest for nine years as a longtime Providence Journal writer and wrote extensively on arts, media and beyond. This first-ever book... Read More
Sunday, July 28, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Vox Hunters Join us for an afternoon of folk music as Armand Aromin and Benedict Gagliardi make their debut appearance at the Redwood. The Vox Hunters are seekers and singers of old songs, cultivators of local music, and chronic multi-instrumentalists. They are touted as strong tradition-... Read More
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
  Author Sean D. Moore discusses his recently published book, Slavery and the Making of Early American Libraries: British Literature, Political Thought, and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1731-1814  Early American libraries stood at the nexus of two transatlantic branches of commerce the book trade... Read More