REMINDER: The High Museum of Art is closed on Friday, July 4.
ART IN THE CITY
Thursday, July 10, 5 to 8 p.m.
On July 10, enjoy a Gallery Discussion with independent curator Beth Hancock (details below).
The Museum offers extended hours every Thursday until 8 p.m. This is a great way to see special exhibitions and avoid the weekend crowds. Free with Museum admission and free to members.
GALLERY TALK: Street Life
July 10, 2008, 6:30 p.m.; Wieland Pavilion Lower Level Galleries
Join independent curator, Beth Hancock as she examines works by noted photographers Garry Winogrand, Danny Lyon, Susan Meiselas, and Dennis Carlyle Darling. For more information on “Street Life: American Photographs from the 1960s and 70s,” click here.
Free with Museum admission, free for members.
SECOND SUNDAYS FAMILY PERFORMANCE: Marian Anderson
July 13, 2008, 1-4 p.m.; Robinson Atrium, Stent Family Wing
“Marian Anderson: The Voice That Challenged a Nation” performed by Capitol City Opera of Young Audiences. The life and struggles of this phenomenal singer and social activist are portrayed through dialogue and the most influential songs she performed throughout her life. Honored as the first black female to perform at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, Marian Anderson was championed by First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, and performed before sell-out crowds. Capitol City Opera Company is an established resident repertory troupe with over 20 years of experience. Free with Museum admission, free for members.
About Second Sundays at the High: Experience a variety of cultures and artistic traditions together during Family Fun Sundays at the High, every second Sunday of the month.