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  A Holiday Celebration at the Memorial Art Gallery
  December 7, 2013

6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m. Remarks by Grant Holcomb,
Mary W. and Donald R. Clark Director of the Memorial Art Gallery

Memorial Art Gallery
500 University Avenue
Rochester, NY


A Holiday Celebration at the Memorial Art Gallery
Join University of Rochester alumni, parents, and friends for an evening of merriment at the Memorial Art Gallery.  As we celebrate its centennial, director Grant Holcomb will take a few moments to look back at how far the art gallery has come and look ahead at what is in store for the future. 

Discover the remarkable treasures the art gallery has to offer, including the magnificent 18th-century Italian Baroque organ on permanent display.  Owned by the Eastman School of Music, the organ is the only one of its kind in North America, and it will be played intermittentely throughout the evening. 

Current exhibits include Memory Theatre 2013; Connoisseurs Around the Corner: Gifts of Art from MAG's Founding Family; Centennial Acquisitions; and Renaissance Remix: Art & Imagination in 16th-century Europe. Docent-led and self-guided tours of the exhibits will be available.

Admission is $15 per person and includes an hors d'oeuvres and dessert reception with a cash beer and wine bar. Advance registration is required. For directions and art gallery information, please visit www.mag.rochester.edu. Free valet parking will be available, and the Gallery Store will be open throughout the evening.

For those of you that have just celebrated your Class Reunion, we are pleased to offer you a complimentary beverage to enjoy during this event.

Online registration is closed for this event.  To inquire about ticket availibility, please contact event manager, Molly Hayes at: mhayes@alumni.rochester.edu
 

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