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ART OF Series

The Arts Council of Princeton proudly presents the ART OF. From collecting art to tasting wine, this series will introduce you to the endless creativity and innovation in our community. Created by locals, for locals, these all inclusive experiences require no supplies or commitment. Just call your friends and we’ll do the rest.  

Below is a taste of our event schedule this season. Check back as new events will be added regularly!

Sunday September 18, 3 to 4:30pm. Hosted at Grounds for Sculpture 

Join Grounds for Sculpture Horticulturist, Janis Napoli, to tour the spectacular grounds and learn about the wide variety of native and exotic trees and plants that grace the 42-acre sculpture park and museum. Get your tickets.  

Saturday October 1, 10 to 11am. Hosted at the ACP

Play allows children to use their creativity while developing their imagination, dexterity, and physical, cognitive, and emotional strength. Preschool teacher, Bentley Drezner, will host a fun and collaborative workshop for preschoolers and their caregivers to explore free and easy ways to promote imagination and creative play. A bagel and coffee breakfast will follow! Get your free tickets.

Sunday October 9, 5 to 6:30pm. Hosted at the ACP

Join Terra Momo’s Carlo Momo and wine expert Lionel de Ravel as they continue their battle to determine which country offers superior wines: Spain or France. After tasting four wines from two storied old-world wine producing countries, you will be ready to take a side!  Enjoy light refreshments and wine related banter. 

Admission includes a bottle of wine from a collection curated by Carlo and Lionel. Get your tickets

Saturday October 22, 6 to 9pm. Hosted at Michelle & George Lambros’s home (address provided upon ticket purchase)

Join us to celebrate Karima Muyaes, an internationally renowned Mexican artist. The evening will feature an artist talk from Karima and dinner hosted at Michelle and George Lambros’s art-filled Princeton home. View Karima’s work on exhibit in our Solley Lobby Gallery October 17 through November 7. Get your tickets

Wednesday, October 26th, 6 to 7:30pm. Hosted at the ACP

Inspired by ACP’s exhibition of Mexican contemporary artist Karima Muyaes, teens through adults are invited to our read aloud of one of Mexican author Angeles Mastretta’s short stories from her collection: “Women with Big Eyes”.  Take part in lively directed discussions – in either English or Spanish – following the reading with professional P&S/GyC coordinators exploring the literary elements of the text alongside participants’ personal narratives. Learn more about People & Stories/Gene y Cuentos, a local nonprofit  “Connecting Lives to Literature One Short Story at a Time” for 50 years. Mexican refreshments to follow. Get your tickets*.

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Thursday, December 1, 6 to 7:30pm. Hosted at the ACP

Rebecca Kutzer-Rice, owner of Moonshot Farm – a specialty cut flower farm in East Windsor, will guide as you create the perfect holiday wreath or centerpiece to help kick off the season. You will quickly learn why Moonshot classes and events are a community favorite. Get your tickets

Sunday, January 22nd 3pm at the ACP
 
Chocolate connoisseur, Alex Pimentel, will guide this artisanal chocolate making workshop using organic chocolate from Peru for ages 10 and up. More delicious details coming soon! 
 

Current ACP members receive 10% off all ART OF events.
To collect your discounted ticket, please email Emma Stephens, Development Associate.

Consider our “Buy one, GIVE one” ticket option to help others attend these events.
Our goal for the ART OF series is to add to our list of accessible opportunities for everyone in our community to celebrate the talent and innovation that surrounds us!  

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS

VISIONARY

Timothy M. Andrews


DEVOTEE


Maryellen McQuade & David Chung



Tamara Simpkins Franklin


INTERESTED IN SPONSORSHIP?
CONTACT LIZA PECK AT LPECK@ARTSCOUNCILOFPRINCETON.ORG
OR CALL 609.924.8777 EXT 109

Sponsorship includes tickets and various forms of recognition. Inquire to get full levels and benefits information.