WALKER AFTER HOURS
WHERE CONTINENTS COLLIDE
APRIL 13, 2001,
$14 ($7 WALKER MEMBERS)
A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO ENJOY CONTEMPORARY ART WITH CONTEMPORARY
PEOPLE, NOT TO MENTION HORS D'OEUVRES, A CASH BAR, AND THE MARTINI
OF THE MONTH. EARLY TICKET PURCHASE IS RECOMMENDED. CALL 612.375.7622.
Party around the world this month in celebration
of the Walker's cutting-edge film series New Asian Currents and the
exhibition Painting at the Edge of the World. Enjoy an evening
of continental drift with a curator-led tour of the exhibition. Take
in a screening of three short films from Tehran or head up to Gallery
8 Restaurant for smooth live jazz by the Doug Little Quartet. The
Martini of the Month: The Continental Divide.
3 SHORT GLIMPSES OF IRAN, 7PM, LECTURE ROOM
FREE FOR AFTER HOURS ATTENDEES
This After Hours program features short videos about contemporary
life in Tehran.
TARAZI'S DEADTIME (1999, Iran, in Farsi with English
subtitles, video, 12 minutes).
SAMADIAN'S THE WHITE STATION (1999, Iran, in Farsi
with English subtitles, video, 9 minutes).
KALANTARI'S ALONE IN TEHRAN (1999, Iran, in Farsi
with English subtitles, video, 25 minutes).
THE WRESTLERS (UTTARA),
$5 FOR AFTER HOURS ATTENDEES
Join us for the New Asian Currents area-premiere of The Wrestlers
(Uttara), Indian filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta's metaphorical
tale about wrestling fanatics, a woman, a priest, a group of villains,
and a dwarf.
BECOME A WALKER MEMBER
Receive one free ticket when you join. Call the Walker box office
at 612.375.7622; fax 612.375.7595; or visit www.walkerart.org/tickets/.
WALKER AFTER HOURS IS SPONSORED BY DAYTON'S AS PART OF ITS ARTS-FOCUSED
COMMUNITY-GIVING INITIATIVE, PROJECT IMAGINE.