Art After Dark / Doris Duke’s Shangri La opens; Harmonic Motion performs Middle Eastern music

March 21, 2013 5 - 9 PM


Activity Schedule

5-9 p.m. / Activity
Henna body art by Diana Spring / Chihuly Room

5:30 - 6:30 p.m. / Music
Sitar player Stephan Mikes / Lobby

5:30 p.m. / Curator’s Conversation
The Middle East and the Middle Kingdom: Islamic and Chinese Artistic Exchange led by Laurie Barnes / Nessel 2

6 p.m. / Exhibition Opening
Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art exhibition opens to the public / King Gallery

6 p.m. / Sketchbook Thursday
Led by Malissa Reese / Meet in lobby

6-8 p.m. / Music
Harmonic Motion, featuring Myriam Eli and Joe Zeytoonian, performs Middle Eastern and North African music and dance / Atrium

6:30 p.m. / Tour
Heaven on Earth: Beautiful Landscapes / Meet in lobby

All evening / Lounge
The Atrium After Dark / bar / café style seating / music

Art After Dark Prix-Fixe Dinner / 5-8:30 p.m.

Three courses with wine — $45
Four courses with wine — $55
Additional $10 for upgraded wine
Members receive 10% off

First course:
Spring pea veloute
Fried zucchini blossom with saffron aioli

(Optional mid-course)
Fennel scented pan seared salmon with lemon risotto

Main course:
Braised lamb shank with white beans, charred eggplant, and stewed tomatoes
Duo of duck: Slow cooked crispy duck leg with pan seared duck breast, port wine reduction, pickled cherries, and curry scented carrots

Caramelized plum, frangipan tart, and/or pernod ice cream

*In addition to the three course and four course options on this date, we will offer a pre-symphony special for 5 p.m - 6 p.m. reservations.

 $29 + service charge and tax for three courses with one glass of wine.

The Palm Beach Symphony Presents Chamber Music at the Norton
Anderson & Roe Piano Duo
7 p.m.

Juilliard graduates Anderson & Roe perform dynamic duets, featuring music by Mozart, Piazzolla, Radiohead, Michael Jackson, and more.

All tickets $50, include Museum admission beginning at 4pm on March 21, 2013.
Contact Palm Beach Symphony for tickets: (561) 655-2657 or visit


Reservations are highly recommended. Please call (561)832-5196 x 1191 or email us at


This program is made possible in part through the generosity of The Addison Hines Charitable Trust.

Media support generously provided by The Palm Beach Post and








The Norton Museum of Art
1451 South Olive Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

*please note schedule is subject to change.