***SOLD OUT** Metropolitan Museum of Art Tour and Toast **SOLD OUT***
On the eve of the exhibition's closing, explore Thomas Hart Benton’s epic mural America Today at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with an exclusive “Tour and Toast.” Join us for a curator-led tour of one of Benton’s most renowned works. During this special evening you’ll learn about Benton’s impact on the Regionalist movement and his mentorship of Jackson Pollack from two very special guests: Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Modern Art curator Randy Griffey and AXA Art curator Jeremy Johnston.
Following an intimate tour, join a private reception at the exclusive members-only Balcony Lounge. Enjoy a glass of wine and locally sourced snacks while mingling with the curators and fellow Brown alumni.
Don't miss this last look at a masterpiece that captures the spirit of our nation throughout the 1920’s. This special tour is limited to a small group. Purchase your tickets today.
Meet at the Group Registration Desk in the Great Hall
Please plan on arriving at the museum 15 minutes before our visit to allow for security clearance, coat check and check-in.
Where: Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028
When: April 10, 2015, Friday 6 pm- 8:15 pm