Exclusive to the Everhart, this multi-disciplinary exhibition will explore the animal powers of comic book superheroes and supervillains. Highlighting the Museum’s natural science collection, the show will incorporate contemporary art pieces and historical artifacts to illustrate how these characters influenced American history and global popular culture as well as how they have been used to interpret contemporary social issues. Participating artists include Katherine Bradford, Scott Grow, Ryan Humphrey, Jeffrey Kent, Baxter Koziol, Shaun Leonardo, Myth, Mark Newport, Klaus Pichler, Dulce Pinzon, Hannah Rothstein, Slinkachu.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
6 pm: Party starts
7 pm: Exhibition tours begin
Themed cocktails & heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served
Pricing: $75 per person or Patron level ticket $100 per person
RSVP by calling (570)346-7186 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Preview support is generously provided by:
Complementing the Everhart Museum’s Winter/Spring exhibit, Here I Come to Save the Day! The Science, Culture & Art of Superheroes, area residents created artworks inspired by their own new and unique animal-based superhero or villain. Through these collaborative efforts, the Everhart nurtures creativity and showcases artistic excellence in the community.
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