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Cur-ATE: Picasso & Rivera

rivera picasso

Cur-ATE: Picasso & Rivera

Tuesday 5/2 at 6:30pm 


Tour the spectacular special exhibition Picasso & Rivera: Conversations Across Time with Maite. Weave art and culinary history while viewing art by and hearing stories of the two larger-than-life artists, as well as pre-Columbian and Greek and Roman antiquities. After the informal conversation enjoy a Mexican/Spanish/French-themed four-course meal at Ray’s & Stark Bar inspired by the evening’s theme by Chef Fernando Darin. ($100 members; $110 non-members)

Wine and specialty cocktails will be available for an additional cost.

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Diego Rivera, Self-Portrait, 1906, Museo de Arte de Sinaloa, Gobierno del Estado de Sinaloa Colección ISIC-MASIN, © 2016 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, photo courtesy Museo de Arte de Sinaloa, Colección ISIC-MASIN, by Agustin Estrada

Pablo Picasso, Self-Portrait (Autoportrait), 1906, Musée Picasso, Paris, © 2016 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, photo © RMN-Grand Palais/Art Resource, NY, by René-Gabriel Ojéda

Women in Art and Literature

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Women in Art and Literature

Tuesday 5/23 from 11:00am to 3:00pm

LACMA and Surfas

ArtBites partners once again with Literary Affairs to present a day of Women in Art & Literature. Maite Gomez-Rejon will curate a tour at LACMA about art made by or about important women in history. Julie Robinson will further enlighten us by discussing significant women writers and their works on the tour and at Surfas Test Kitchen where you will prepare a meal inspired by significant cookbooks of the centuries. ($155 includes museum admission, tour, all ingredients, cooking instruction, recipes and wine. Does not include museum parking.)

*All attendees will be sent a Literary Affairs reading selection packet upon purchase of a ticket.

Please note that through this class meets at LACMA it is not LACMA organized.

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image: Desert Moon, Lee Krasner, 1955, collage of oil on paper on canvas and oil on canvas, LACMA