From intellectually stimulating lectures to fun loving family festivals, Bowers events and programs give every visitor the chance to experience a variety of art and culture.
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BOWERS AFTER-HOURS: THE MEDICI - COLLECTORS OF THE RARE, UNIQUE, AND BEAUTIFULSaturday, June 29, 5:00 PM
Starting at 5 PM, enjoy an exclusive after-hours viewing of the museum’s galleries including our exquisite special exhibitions. Be sure to explore our Gallery Store to browse the exotic and unique and receive a 20% discount. Then enjoy a stimulating lecture at 8 PM!
5 PM – 8 PM (Exhibitions, Gallery Store & Tangata)
Program 8 PM – 9 PM (seating begins at 7:30 PM in the Norma Kershaw Auditorium)
The Medici: Collectors of the Rare, Unique and Beautiful
As the wealth and political power of the Medici family grew, so did their love of collecting art, books, gems, minerals, and artifacts from antiquity. Discover the Studiolo of the Medici, a special room set up for studying these objects, and learn why the Renaissance was such an important time in Western culture. Presented by Tim Adams, Curatorial Consultant of Decorative Arts.
Fee: Member $20/Non-member $25 (does not include food or beverage)
STUDENT DISCOUNT: $10 admission with valid ID (purchase at museum only -available until 7:30 PM)
Advance reservations (except for students) required no later than 3 days prior to the event.
ADVANCE RESERVATIONS: bowers.org/tickets
on the website listing for each event at bowers.org/calendar
or via e-mail at email@example.com
Tickets are non-refundable. Proceeds benefit the Bowers Museum Education Programs.
All programs are subject to change.
QUESTIONS? Call the Education Department at 714.567.3677.
Dinner reservations are available at TANGATA from 5 PM to 8 PM. Reserve your table by calling 714.550.0906.
May 22, 2013