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Summer Art Camp

June 20, 2016–July 22, 2016

Monday, June 20 – Friday, July 22

Let the summer art making fun begin! Summer Art Camp kicks off with camps about color, materials, drawing, and sculpture. Limited places available for select camps. Call 813.421.8373 to check availability or check TampaMuseum.org.

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Red, White, and Blue Family Day

July 2, 2016

TECO11a-4p

Show your patriotism at the Museum. Join in the tradition of celebrating our country with artistic representations of iconic American symbols. Free gallery admission and art making for families.

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Get Closer

July 10, 2016

10am-2p

Slow down and enjoy yourself at the Museum on the second Sunday of every month. Participate in facilitated conversations that focus on a small selection of artwork. Free with gallery admission. Come early to enjoy the brunch menu at SONO Café

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Nuts & Bolts: An Art World Primer

July 12, 2016

Exclusively for Curator’s & Director’s Circle Members

12:00p – 1:30p

Dickey Lecture Hall Lunch & Learn with the Curators. The first in a series of talks about what you need to know. July’s conversation will bring you up to date on current buzz in the art world and introduce you to the major art events happening in the year ahead.

Kindly RSVP to Julia Gorzka Freeman, Associate Director of Development at 813.421.8370 or julia.freeman@tampamuseum.org

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Connections: Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and Memory Loss

July 13, 2016

11a-12:30p

Participate in facilitated conversations that explore art through the lenses of memory, imagination, and creativity. Care partners and their loved ones engage socially as they look at a small selection of artwork.

Advanced registration is required for all sessions. Register at: https://tampamuseum.wufoo.com/forms/connections/

Registrants’ names are held confidential.

Sponsored by Booz | Allen | Hamilton, the Frankle Family Foundation, and the Tampa Bay Foundation for Mental Health.

Connections is a free mental healthcare community engagement program for those experiencing dementia, depression, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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Art Across the Park

July 19, 2016

Exclusively for Gold, Platinum, Curator’s and Director’s Circle Patrons

6p – 7:30p

Meet us at FMoPA (Florida Museum of Photographic Arts), another downtown cultural gem, for a private reception and tour of New Visions 2016: An Examination of Landscape from Disparate Points of View with featured artists and fellow Gold Patrons Amy Martz & Maria Bevilacqua.

To RSVP or learn more about the Museum’s Patron Program please contact Julia Gorzka Freeman, Associate Director of Development at 813.421.8370 or julia.freeman@tampamuseum.org

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Connections: Open Session

July 20, 2016

5-6:30p

Take a break from every day stress, anxiety, and depression and join us in facilitated conversations about art. Guests are invited to bring a plus one to share in the experience.

Advanced registration is required for all sessions. Register at: https://tampamuseum.wufoo.com/forms/connections/

Registrants’ names are held confidential.

Sponsored by Booz | Allen | Hamilton, the Frankle Family Foundation, and the Tampa Bay Foundation for Mental Health.

Connections is a free mental healthcare community engagement program for those experiencing dementia, depression, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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Cuban Film Series

July 21, 2016

6-8p

Take a break from the ordinary weekday with a bit of revolution. The Museum presents curated highlights of Cuban cinema in anticipation of Complicated Beauty: Contemporary Cuban Art opening this fall.

RSVPs encouraged but not required.

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From Dada and Op to Color Field and Pop: Free Open House

July 22, 2016

6-8p

Free Open House to celebrate the exhibition From Dada and Op to Color Field and Pop: 50 Years of Prints from the Permanent Collection.

6pm: Remarks by Joanna Robotham, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, in the Dickey Family Lecture Hall, followed by a tour of the exhibition.

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Fourth Friday

July 22, 2016

Friday, July 22, 4-10p

Meet at the Museum and experience all participating cultural venues along the Riverwalk, by foot or by Water Taxi. The Museum will offer pay-as-you-will admission. Printmaking demonstrations take place from 6-8p in the Dickey Family Lecture Hall. Full dinner menu at SONO Café, along with small plate samplers and “to go” libations as you explore the Riverwalk. Sono Café Terrace will offer beverage service until 10p. Visit FourthFridayTampa.com for more information.

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Connections: Veterans and Active Duty Military

July 27, 2016

5-6:30p

Join other military personnel and their loved ones as you explore artwork through facilitated conversations. Guests are invited to bring a family member or friend to share in the experience.

Advanced registration is required for all sessions. Register at: https://tampamuseum.wufoo.com/forms/connections/

Registrants’ names are held confidential.

Sponsored by Booz | Allen | Hamilton, the Frankle Family Foundation, and the Tampa Bay Foundation for Mental Health.

Connections is a free mental healthcare community engagement program for those experiencing dementia, depression, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture

September 24, 2016

Saturday, September 24, 2016

CITY-LOGO-NO-YEARAn emulsion of fashion and culture, the eighth annual CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture is a signature fundraising event at the Tampa Museum of Art.  CITY aspires to raise $100,000 to bring to our community the best art of our time and the classical world and to provide educational programs for curious learners of all ages.  This event sells out every year!

This year marks a new collaboration between the Museum and Norma Kamali. The event will feature a much coveted runway show by New York City-based designer Norma Kamali, who will present iconic works spanning her 40 year career as well as new designs launching for the Spring 2017 collection on the heels of New York Fashion Week.

For the first time ever, CITY 2016’s featured designer will be the subject of a three-month-long retrospective exhibition leading up to the main event.

 

When:  Saturday, September 24, 2016
VIP reception 7-8p
Main Event 8-11p

 

Where:  Tampa Museum of Art

 

Tickets:  VIPs enjoy runway seating for the fashion show and a private cocktail hour before general admission begins at 7pm. All tickets include hors d’oeuvres by Eddie V’s, open bar, desserts, valet parking and dancing.

$250 VIP Ticket  | $100 General Admission | $75 Young Professional

 

Committee: Henderson Everett Lee and Elise Lippincott (Co-Chairs), Lynne Couchara, Ilana Goldenberg, Natalie Goodwin, Libby Hopkins, Barbara Keskiner, Gail Levine, Frankie Linsky, Ronda Parag, Patty Pedersen, Leigh Peters, Kevin Reder, Joel Salvador, Nancy Seijas-Kipnis, Robin C. Sharp, Nina Traviesa, Debra Williams McDaniel, Pam Wysocki

 

Interested in becoming a sponsor?
Support of CITY puts you in front of a fashion-conscious, philanthropic group of professionals and ensures you and your guests have reserved seats for the runway show and at this high-profile event.

$20,000  -  Presenting (only one available)
$15,000  -  Norma Kamali Fashion (SOLD OUT)
$10,000  -  Premier (limited availability)
$  5,000  -  Couture (limited availability)
$  2,500  -  Design
$  1,250  -  Supporting

 

Questions?  Please contact:
Corporate Sponsorship: Kasey Sherrick Siegel kasey.siegel@tampamuseum.org or 813.421.8375
Individual Support: Julia Gorzka Freeman julia.freeman@tampamuseum.org or 813.421.8370
Event Information: Bernadette Casey Bernadette.casey@tampamuseum.org  or 813.421.8368
Media Contact: Nancy Seijas-Kipnis nancy.kipnis@tampamuseum.org or 813.421.8374

 

Norma Kamali Fashion Sponsor | Penny & Jeff Vinik

Couture Sponsors | Kimmins Contracting Corp., United Healthcare, Robin C. Sharp & Annemaire Christino

 

 

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Monday Meditation at the Museum

What is the best way to relax after a long day of work? Especially a long Monday at work?meditation

Join the Museum and Parbawatiya Kadampa Buddhist Center for a short after work meditation class.  This is a perfect way to step away from the loud, fast paced world and learn to reduce your stress for the rest of the week.  The classes consist of guided meditations, a talk and discussion.  They are suitable for everyone from beginners to those with more experience in meditation.  Each class is self-contained, although you are welcome to attend the whole course.  Come rejuvenate your mind by joining us at the Tampa Museum of Art.  The classes are held in the Museum's beautiful space and in nearby Tampa's Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.

Mondays 5:30 to 7pm.  No Registration Required.  Cost per class is $10 per person.

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Teen Workshops for ages 15-17

10a-3p

Take excursions to view Public Art in Tampa, meet with the artists, and work on art of your very own in the Public Art Workshop. If fashion is more your speed, join the Summer Fashion Studio to learn about Norma Kamali in the Museum’s galleries, learn about the art of fashion illustration, and make your own miniature Glamazons. Registration required.

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