CHANGE YOUR THURSDAY-NIGHT
A WEEKLY SAMPLER OF FREE TOURS, FILMS, TALKS, AND MORE
DECEMBER 7, 14, 21, AND 28, 2000,
DURING THE HOLIDAYS, THINK OF FREE THURSDAYS AS YOUR ACTIVITY PLANNER.
FEATURING A DIVERSE ASSORTMENT OF FREE FILMS, TALKS, ART EXHIBITIONS,
AND MORE, IT'S THE PERFECT GETAWAY WITH (OR FROM) YOUR FAMILY. ENJOY A
CASH BAR OFFERING SNACKS AND DRINKS, TAKE A CHANCE TO WIN THE BOOK OF
THE WEEK, AND WANDER THE GALLERIES UNTIL 9 PM.
BEST OF THE BRITISH TELEVISION ADVERTISING AWARDS: THE FIRST 25 YEARS
DECEMBER 7, 14, 21, AND 28, 6 AND 8 PM, LECTURE ROOM
Each Thursday a different program will be screened, showcasing
commercials from throughout the British Television Advertising Awards'
25-year history. 1975-2000, U.K., approximately 40 minutes. Details about
this year's program here.
BY LOCAL DESIGNERS
DECEMBER 14, 6:30 PM, WALKER ART CENTER SHOP
Members of Blu Dot Design, with local designers Emily McLennan
and Thomas Oliphant, will be on hand to discuss and sign copies of the
book Contemporary American Furniture. They are the Minneapolis-based
designers featured in this new publication of works by more than 70 of
today's most promising furniture designers. Universe Publishers, 2000.
$35 ($31.50 Walker members).
DECEMBER 21, 6 PM
Take a tour of The Cities Collect, an exhibition that
celebrates the important role collectors have played in the creative life
of our community. On view are paintings, sculptures, prints, photographs,
and drawings from more than 60 metro-area collections of modern and contemporary
art. Meet in the lobby.
FREE THURSDAYS ARE MADE POSSIBLE BY GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM
THE PEW CHARITABLE TRUSTS.