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Exhibition Opening Celebration
October 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Museum members and the public are cordially invited to join the Tucson Museum of Art in celebrating the opening of its four new exhibitions: The Figure Examined: Masterworks from the Kasser Mochary Art Foundation; Shadow Play: Selections from the Contemporary Art Collection; La Vida Fantastica: Selections from the Latin American Folk Art Collection; and Southwest Anthems: Landscapes of a Region.
MEMBERS RECEPTION, 6:00–7:00PM
Museum members are welcome to attend a celebration before the exhibition opens to the public. Light fare will be available in the lobby alongside a cash bar featuring wine and beer. Planet of the Crepes will be serving food throughout the evening and Café a la C’Art will be open for dinner 5:00–10:00 PM. Enjoy live music by Tiempo Nuevo Big Band in the Plaza of the Pioneers from 6:00–7:30 PM. If you have a friend, guest, or family member who would like to attend, bring them along for only $10. To join TMA and attend the opening for FREE, please call Membership at 520-624-2333 or join online at TucsonMuseumofArt.org. Thank you for your support!
ART AFTER DARK, 7:00–10:00PM
To continue the celebration, START will host Art After Dark in the Museum lobby and grounds, including a continuation of Tiempo Nuevo Big Band until 7:30, a special performance by Cirque Roots, and art making activities throughout the evening. At 9:00 PM Don’t Blink Burlesque will present a Moulin Rouge-inspired performance. Music will be provided by Satyr Entertainment and beverages will be available at our cash bar. $10 at the door, free for members