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Opening Reception for "Nick Cave: FEAT." + "Purvis Young and His Angels"
September 14, 2018 @ 6:30pm to September 14, 2018 @ 8:00pm
You are invited to join us for the dual exhibition opening reception of “Nick Cave: FEAT.” and “Purvis Young and His Angels” on September 14th. Guests can enjoy a cash bar and complimentary soft drinks, as well as an opportunity to meet artist Nick Cave.
NICK CAVE: FEAT.
Chicago-based artist Nick Cave (b. 1959) produces work in a wide range of mediums, including sculpture, installation, video, and performance. His creations, bursting with color and texture, are optical delights that can be enjoyed by audiences of all ages and backgrounds. A deeper look reveals that they speak to issues surrounding identity and social justice, specifically race, gun violence, and civic responsibility. This exhibition was organized by the Frist Art Museum, Nashville. LEARN MORE »
PURVIS YOUNG AND HIS ANGELS
Purvis Young was a self-taught artist who lived and worked in Overtown, a historically African-American neighborhood adjacent to downtown Miami. Working on materials such as discarded scraps of wood, metal and cardboard found on neighboring streets, Young developed an expressive and visionary style of painting rooted in his experience as an African American living in an economically distressed community. LEARN MORE »
- 6:30 - 8:00pm
- Cash bar
- Complimentary soft drinks and water
- FREE for Museum Members
- $10 for Guests
- Valet Parking Available at $5 per Vehicle
- Beverages Provided by ABC Fine Wine & Spirits
- Florals Provided by The Flower Studio