Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Council Evening Preview and Reception

Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Council Evening Preview and Reception

1961 00123. Deck between weaving & graphic studios, AR-DI '61 (AUG 61R) (4) View of the weaving deck at the new campus in Deer Isle, Maine, summer 1961.

Discover how an experimental school in rural Maine transformed art, craft, and design in the 20th century and helped define the aesthetics of the nation’s counterculture. Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Council members are invited to the Evening Preview and Reception for In the Vanguard: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 1950-1969

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

7 p.m. special lecture with Diana Greenwold, Ph.D., Associate Curator of American Art and Rachael Arauz, Ph.D., Independent Curator in conversation

Reception and open bar

Complimentary event parking is available in the MaineHealth
lot on Free Street adjacent to the Children’s Museum.

Registration is required.
R.S.V.P. to  Ashleigh Hill, Director of Donor Relations and Special Events, (207) 494-5346, or by email
Event Sponsor: 
Director’s Circle members are instrumental in strengthening all areas of the museum.  Members of this leadership circle receive exclusive access: preview parties with the Director, curator-led tours, cultural excursions organized by the PMA,  invitations to annual celebrations, and much more. Click here to learn more about this group that is committed to advancing arts and culture in our community.