INside Tours with the Curator

Enjoy delicious Food Trucks then step INside for our INside Tours!  Experience a deeper connection with artists' work through the eyes of a curator. These tours are ideal for teachers, students, patrons of the arts, or anyone interested in learning more about contemporary art or seeking further engagement with the museum.

INside Tours will take place every other month on 4th Thursdays, 12 NOON - 12:30 PM.

January 25, March 22 and May 24


2018 Schedule


January 25 - All Galleries

Enjoy a gallery walk with our curator through the current exhibitions on display at The Delaware Contemporary. Each exhibition has a unique story to tell from the American obsession with "stuff" to a journey across our northern border.

Gregory Nangle

Gregory Nangle

March 22 - Form to Function

Collaborating with the Wexler Gallery in Philadelphia, Nangle and Pincus, bring their complementary work of metals and glass, porcelain and high-octane color to the two DuPont galleries. Their functional work infuses patterns found in nature, history, and culture into stunning forms.

Percy Ricks

Percy Ricks

May 24 - James Newton

Local artist James Newton shares a story about the arts in Wilmington and how Percy Ricks influenced a generation of African-American artists. The exhibition touches on the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Occupation and Riots in Wilmington Delaware.