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The Virtual Event of the Season : Art Party: Palm Springs Art Museum

SAVE THE DATE!

Friday, December 4, 2020 is the next iteration of
Palm Springs Art Museum’s gala, the biggest fundraiser of the year:

ART PARTY WITH CELEBRITY GUESTS

World premiere of a performative work, TO FEEL MYSELF BELOVED ON THE EARTH, by internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary artist Jeffrey Gibson
Must-see behind-the-scenes studio tour showcasing highlights of Gibson’s creative process

  • World premiere of a performative work, TO FEEL MYSELF BELOVED ON THE EARTH, by internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary artist Jeffrey Gibson

  • Must-see behind-the-scenes studio tour showcasing highlights of Gibson’s creative process

 Celebrity guests include:
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis
Tony Award-winning lyricist David Zippel 
Grammy Award winner Steve Tyrell

Palm Springs Art Museum invites you to our signature fundraiser, Art Party, which will be held virtually on Friday, December 4, at 6:00 p.m. Art Party will celebrate internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary artist Jeffrey Gibson, who has been commissioned by Palm Springs Art Museum to create a new work that will debut on this special evening titled TO FEEL MYSELF BELOVED ON THE EARTH.

Jeffrey is an artist of Cherokee heritage and a citizen of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians. Known for his paintings, sculptures, videos, and performances, he combines references to Native American traditions with the visual languages of Modernism to explore the confluence of queer identity, popular culture, race, and social narratives. Based in Hudson, New York, Gibson is a recipient of a 2019 MacArthur Foundation “Genius” grant.

Your participation will make a vital impact on the museum and help us reopen. You will also help to bring a vibrant new artwork to life. Please join us!

Palm Springs Art Museum invites you to our signature fundraiser, Art Party, which will be held virtually on Friday, December 4, at 6:00 p.m. Art Party will celebrate internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary artist Jeffrey Gibson, who has been commissioned by Palm Springs Art Museum to create a new work that will debut on this special evening titled TO FEEL MYSELF BELOVED ON THE EARTH.
Jeffrey is an artist of Cherokee heritage and a citizen of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians. Known for his paintings, sculptures, videos, and performances, he combines references to Native American traditions with the visual languages of Modernism to explore the confluence of queer identity, popular culture, race, and social narratives. Based in Hudson, New York, Gibson is a recipient of a 2019 MacArthur Foundation “Genius” grant.
Your participation will make a vital impact on the museum and help us reopen.

Date

Dec 04 2020

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Location

Palm Springs Art Museum
101 North Museum Drive, Palm Springs, CA, USA
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