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HPL offers a mix of virtual programming and in-person programs. To view our Events Calendar, including programming descriptions and registration CLICK HEREBelow is a selection of upcoming exhibits.

EXHIBITS

To submit a public program or exhibition proposal, click here.

    


 

ART WALK

ArtWalk at Hartford Public Library offers one of the largest and most stunning exhibition spaces in greater Hartford and the opportunity for Hartford residents and others to view art in a magnificent setting in our city.

 


 

Frederick Law Olmsted:
Landscapes for the Public Good

3rd floor administrative wall
Exhibition on view through June 9, 2022

Frederick Law Olmsted Sr., the father of American landscape architecture was born and buried in Hartford. The exhibition explores the many facets of Olmsted’s life and legacy through vivid photographs and drawings. 
 
This exhibition has a unique focus on his legacy of contributions to Hartford's park system. Keney, Pope, Riverside and Goodwin parks, along with several smaller parks, will be highlighted with images selected from the Hartford History Center collection by friends groups and Barbara Yaeger of the American Society of Landscape Architects.
 
This national exhibition was curated by Dr. Caroline Mesrobian Hickman of the University of Maryland and in conjunction with the Oak Spring Garden Foundation with printing funded by the Connecticut chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.

 

VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING LIBRARY
Browse our past online programs and click the links to watch videos!

To browse our past virtual Art Inside programs, click here

To browse our past virtual Reads From the Hart programs, click here

To browse our past virtual Wellness Wednesdays programs, click here

To browse our past virtual Home Hacks programs, click here

To browse our past virtual Friday Jams programs, click here

To browse our past virtual local business spotlight programs, click here