Friday Nights at the de Young: Velocity Circus, Orsay 2! by curator Lynn Orr, and reception for Kearny Street Workshop

Gregangelo and Velocity Circus
6:00–8:30 p.m. Mingle with a menagerie of delightful new-world/old-world Parisian characters amidst a cabaret café ambience.
"Orsay 2!"
6:00–8:30 p.m. Special lecture by Lynn Orr, Curator in Charge, European Art
Hands-on art making for everyone, with Mademoiselle Kim
6:00–8:30 p.m. Build a Parisian café facade.
Reception for September Artists-in-Residence Kearny Street Workshop
6:00–8:30 p.m. Celebrate works by Ala Ebtekar, Pireeni Sundaralingam, Julie Chang, and Erika Chong Shuch of Kearny Street Workshop.

Gregangelo and Velocity Circus
6:00–8:30 p.m.
Wilsey Court

Mingle with a menagerie of delightful new-world/old-world Parisian characters amidst a cabaret café ambience. Circus artists, musicians, dancers, and daredevils take to the stage as they come to life inspired by the imagery of Impressionist paintings and take you on a journey back through time and into the future.

Artist Reception
6:00–8:30 p.m.
Artist Studio/Kimball Education Gallery

CelebrateTransforming Fictions, an installation by September Artists-in-Residence Ala Ebtekar, Pireeni Sundaralingam, Julie Chang, and Erika Chong Shuch of Kearny Street Workshop.

"Orsay 2!"
7:00–8:00 p.m.
Koret Auditorium

Lynn Orr, Curator in Charge of European Art, FAMSF, discusses Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, and Beyond: Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay.Seating is limited and first come, first served. Free tickets will be distributed starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Koret Auditorium, main level.

Hands-on art making for everyone with Mademoiselle Kim
6:00–8:30 p.m.
Wilsey Court

Sculpt and collage a Parisian café facade.

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PROGRAMS ARE FREE and in the "free zone" of the museum. Regular admission fees are required to visit the galleries. Gallery admission is free for members. Special exhibition tickets are required to visit Birth of Impressionism. and Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, and Beyond.

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