Art After Dark / Summer of Rainbows! Pride Celebration

June 21, 2018 5 - 9 PM

Free Admission

Featuring a one-night pop-up exhibition of works by queer artists in the Norton’s Photography Collection. Artists in the exhibition include Lyle Ashton Harris, Maria Martinez-Cañas, Ken Gonzales Day, Jack Pierson, and others. The exhibition was organized by Tim B. Wride, William and Sarah Ross Soter Curator of Photography.

5-9 PM/ Screening Lounge
Watch newly released LGBTQ film shorts enjoy and complimentary popcorn. Films include:

A Drop of Sun Under the Earth, directed by Shikeith Cathey (2017), 9 min. In the film, a young boy struggling with his attraction is plagued by intense and bizarre visions.

I Like Girls, directed by Diane Obomsawin (2016), 8 min. In this animated short, four characters reveal the nitty-gritty about their first loves, sharing funny and intimate tales of one-sided infatuation, mutual attraction, erotic moments, and fumbling attempts at sexual express.

Brown Queers, directed by Michelle Williams Gamaker (2017), 25 min. An exploration of current modes of identity focusing on three different brown queers through multiple personas and styles.

6 PM/ A Closer Look: George Condo's Green Seated Nude
Led by Glenn Tomlinson, William Randolph Hearst Curator of Education. 

6-9 PM / Music by Video Jockey AdrienneRose Gionta

6-8 PM/ Open Studio
Make your own Pride pins and wear them with pride!

6:30 PM / Gallery Talk
Tim B. Wride, William and Sarah Ross Soter Curator of Photography, leads a gallery talk on works by queer artists in the Norton’s Collection

Until 8:30 PM / Cash Bar, featuring a Signature Cocktail each week!  

Schedule subject to change.




Art After Dark is sponsored year-round by the Addison Hines Charitable Trust.