On Dec. 27, in conjunction with the opening of Say it Loud: Art by African and African-Americans in the Collection, Greg Jackson and the Mojo Band recall the sounds of James Brown, Otis Redding, Motown, and more. There’s also a set of electric blues performed by the Museum’s own Dave Harris on guitar, harmonica and keyboards. Also on the schedule are tours of the Say it Loud exhibition as well as Sylvia Plimack Mangold: Landscape and Trees and Keep Calm and Carry On.
5-9pm Art After Dark Lounge / Cocktails, conversation, and music
5-6:30pm DIY Art Activity / Paper Beading
5:30pm Tour / Sylvia Plimack Mangold: Landscape and Trees, sponsored by pbpulse.com
6-6:45pm Music / Dave Harris performs blues on the guitar, harmonica, and piano
6:30pm Curator's Conversation / Say it Loud: Art by African and African-American Artists in the Collection
7pm Music/ Gregg Jackson and the Mojo Band, Motown meets Power Blues
Café 1451 will be serving a three course prix-fixe dinner and the Happy Hour menu (two-for-one drinks with food purchase).