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After Hours—Marisol: Untold Stories, Part 1

Thursday, August 1, 2024

6 pm - 8 pm EDT

Nancy Astor. Marisol with La vista (The Visit), 1964. Photographic print. 10 x 6¾ inches (25.4 x 17.15 cm) overall. (Artwork: Painted wood and diverse materials. 60 x 89 inches (153 x 226 cm) overall. Collection Museum Ludwig, Cologne.) Marisol Papers, Buffalo AKG Art Museum.

FREE for members starting at the DUAL PLUS level and up
$25 for members at the INDIVIDUAL and DUAL levels
$45 General Admission (museum admission included)
Lipsey Auditorium, Knox Building

Join us for Buffalo's most creative happy hour! After Hours is a program designed to take you behind the scenes at the Buffalo AKG, with innovative, informative, and sometimes unexpected ways to connect with the museum and fellow art lovers. Get closer to the collection and newly revitalized campus, and enjoy complimentary beverages, light snacks, and conversation. 

Think you know Marisol? Join Charles Balbach Chief Curator Cathleen Chaffee and Archivist Gabrielle Carlo for the first of two evenings dedicated to the stories behind the objects on view in Marisol: A Retrospective. We will dive into the extensive legacy of the artist, her personal history, and the unique connection she shares with the Buffalo AKG Art Museum. Marisol: A Retrospective is on view through January 6, 2025.  

This is part one of a two-part series. Registration is required to attend this program. 


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Marisol: A Retrospective is organized by the Buffalo AKG Art Museum and curated by Cathleen Chaffee, Charles Balbach Chief Curator. The exhibition is supported by a major grant from the Henry Luce Foundation. Critical work related to this exhibition and collection was made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. This exhibition is made possible through support from the Terra Foundation for American Art and the Buffalo AKG National Council. Additional support is provided by the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation.

Henry Luce Foundation
National Endowment for the Humanities
Terra Foundation for American Art
Helen Frankenthaler Foundation

Beverages generously provided by Schutte Hospitality Group and Britesmith Brewing.

Schutte Hospitality Group
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