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Free Weekend at MMofA

October, 7th 2017 | Posted in Arts and Culture Community Events


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Mobile Museum of Art is celebrating the opening of new art exhibitions with a free weekend of art and music, October 7 and 8. Saturday will include a free outdoor concert featuring performances by Crowned Jewelz and Jamell Richardson starting at noon, with food trucks serving local fare. Visitors are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs or blankets for the concert, and visit the exhibitions anytime throughout the day. The Museum will also offer free guided tours of the special exhibitions, Posing Beauty in African American Culture, 5 Mobile Artists, and A Painterís Hand: The Monotypes of Adolph Gottlieb. Sign ups for tours will be at the MMofA front desk on a first come, first serve basis. MMofAís free weekend is made possible in part by Mobile City Council Members Levon C. Manzie, Bess Rich, C.J. Small, John C. Williams, and Fredrick D. Richardson, Jr. Posing Beauty in African American Culture is generously supported by the J.L. Bedsole Foundation. Start/End Time: 10:00 am, 5:00 pm

Elizabet Elliott - 251-208-5200 or elizabet.elliott@mobilemuseumofart.com




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