[NFBWATLK] Register Now for 2/17 Art Beyond Sight
Noel.Nightingale at ed.gov
Fri Feb 2 17:49:58 UTC 2018
From: Kelsey Donahue [mailto:KelseyD at SeattleArtMuseum.org]
Sent: Friday, February 02, 2018 9:13 AM
Subject: Register Now for 2/17 Art Beyond Sight
The next Art Beyond Sight tour of the Seattle Art Museum for visitors with low or no vision is on Saturday, February 17th at the Seattle Art Museum located at 1300 First Ave., Seattle 98101. The February 17th tour will include explore SAM's modern art collection in the exhibition Big Picture: Art Since 1945. We will see abstractions ranging from light and airy to flat and geometric<http://www1.seattleartmuseum.org/eMuseum/code/emuseum.asp?style=browse¤trecord=1&page=search&profile=objects&searchdesc=Number%20is%202014.26.2&searchstring=Number/,/is/,/2014.26.2/,/0/,/0&newvalues=1&newstyle=single&newcurrentrecord=1>.
Please join us before the tour at 1 pm for light refreshments in Arnold Board Room. The tour starts at 1:30 pm and ends by 3 pm with opportunity for further conversation and refreshments afterward. To help with wayfinding, visitors will be greeted by docents at our main entrance, on the corner of First Ave. and Union St. This is an accessible entrance, which means that visitors taking ACCESS transportation or taxi can expect a drop off area and a ramp. If you are driving, this entrance is also where the parking garage elevator leads to.
Admission to the Museum is free for all Art Beyond Sight participants and their guests with advance registration. To register, email access at seattleartmuseum.org<mailto:access at seattleartmuseum.org> or call Kelsey Donahue at (206) 654-3133.
When you register, you may also sign up for future tours.
Wednesday March 28 Figuring History: Robert Colescott, Kerry James Marshall, Mickalene Thomas
Saturday April 21 Pure Amusements: Wealth, Leisure, and Culture in Late Imperial China
Wednesday May 23 Australian Aboriginal Art
Saturday June 23 Double Exposure: Edward S. Curtis, Marianne Nicolson, Tracy Rector, Will Wilson
Please share this information with other individuals that you think would be interested. We look forward to touring with you!
Museum Educator, School & Educator Programs
Seattle Art Museum
FIGURING HISTORY / Seattle Art Museum / Feb 15 - May 13 2018
Get tickets at visitsam.org/tickets<http://visitsam.org/tickets>
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