Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Spring Trip: MOMA and NYC, April 4, 2011

Please join us for this spring trip to The Museum of Modern Art, where you will find the following special exhibits:

         Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography
Over 200 works by outstanding women artists covering photography's 170-year history

Standard Deviations: Types and Families in Contemporary Design
Objects and designs of unique identity created for industrial scale

Picasso's Guitars 1912-1914
Fresh insights into Picasso's cross-disciplinary process during these breakthrough years

Counter Space: Design and the Modern Kitchen
Two complete kitchens feature women's contributions to design objects, architectural plans, posters, photographs, and artworks

Paula Hayes, Nocturne of the Limax maximus
Organically shaped vessels made from blown glass, silicone, or acrylic and filled with a rich variety of plant life

Abstract Expressionist, New York
Presents the achievements of the 1950's generation that catapulted NYC to the center of the international art world

For more detailed descriptions, go to:

The bus leaves at 9:30 AM from the rear of the former Ames in the Kingston Plaza, picks-up at the Thruway Park-n-ride in New Paltz at 10 AM, and starts back from MOMA at 4:30 PM with a stop at Trader Joe's on Route 17.

Cost:  $59 includes bus, driver tip and museum entrance
          $56 for members of AAUW and SIP 
                              Bus alone:  $39

For reservations, call ViVi at 845-331-0155 (cell:  845-417-5229) or write vvhlavsa@aol.com, then send your check, made out to AAUW-Kingston Branch, to ViVi Hlavsa, 191 Lapla Road, Kingston NY 12401

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