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Art on Paper 2014 Preview Party

Posted on Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 by CommunityEngagement.
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Image:  Nancy Blum, “Harbinger”, 2011, ink, colored pencil, gouache and graphite on paper, 4 x 10 ft. Courtesy of the artist.


Be the first to view the Weatherspoon’s biennial survey of unique works made on or of paper in Art on Paper 2014: The 43rd Exhibition. Enjoy a fun-filled evening including a curator’s tour by Xandra Eden, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live music in the Weatherspoon’s Atrium. The evening begins at 6pm on September 27th, 2014.Tickets are required and are available for advance purchase.Visit our exhibition page to learn more about this year’s artists.

6pmCocktails
6:30pmExhibition Tour, Xandra Eden, Curator of Exhibitions
7-9pmExhibition opens; Party with hors d’oeuvres, open bar, music

Advance tickets: $75 WAM members; $90 non-members
At the door: $85 WAM members; $100 non-members

RSVP by September 17. Contact Cathy Rogers at csrogers@uncg.edu or 336-256-1450.

This year’s Art on Paper Preview Party will include a​ special raffle of an original drawing by artist Nancy Blum​ entitledOrange Blossoms (small).  Raffle tickets ​are available in advance and at the party for $25 each, or 5 for $100.​  Please contact Cathy Rogers at csrogers@uncg.edu to order tickets.

The Art on Paper 2014 Preview Party is hosted by the Weatherspoon Art Museum Association with Preview Party Committee Co-chairs: Leslie Ketner and Monica Johnston, and committee members: Sydney Black, Lane Brown, Kathy Craft, Eileen Fitzgerald, Liza Lee, Barbara Peck, Cheryl Stewart and Maggie Triplette.

This program is a partner program included in the 2014 17 DAYS Greensboro Festival sponsored by ArtsGreensboro. 17 DAYS 2014 happens from September 19 through October 5, 2014. Expect the best of the best performances and exhibitions including music, dance, theatre, art and more. For festival updates, visit the official website http://17daysgreensboro.org.

*Reposted from the Weatherspoon Art Museum