All-Ivy Alumni Tour of VMFA's Rodin Exhibit - March 10
The Harvard Club of Virginia invites all Ivy-League and Seven Sisters Alumni/ae to tour the Virginia Museum of Fine Art’s exhibit, “Rodin: The Evolution of a Genius Audio Tour” on Thursday, March 10, starting at 6:00pm in Richmond. http://vmfa.museum Please arrive at the museum by 5:45pm for check in. After the tour, which lasts about an hour, those who wish can join us for dinner at VMFA’s Amuse Restaurant at 7:45pm. The highly popular Rodin exhibit closes on March 13; many people will be seeing it right before it leaves. Please sign up as soon as possible to insure a place in our group, which has limited space.
Organized by the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts and the Musée Rodin in Paris, this exhibition will feature nearly 200 works by the greatest sculptor of the 19th and early 20th centuries: Auguste Rodin. Revealing the evolving output of this genius of sculpture, the exhibition examines his techniques, materials, models and assistants, and explores the extraordinary working process behind some of his best known works.
Tickets for the tour must be ordered directly through VMFA’s website at: https://vmfa.museum/exhibitions/exhibitions/auguste-rodin/#gdTkEdkQKetFJpEL.99&t=12207-8604 . Please order your tickets as soon as possible, as there are a limited number of places available for the 6:00pm tour. You can either download the audio tour to your mobile device (bring your earphones) for free or rent an audio tour player for $5.00 at the museum. To download the audio tour, go to: http://vmfa.museum/tours/audio-tours/rodin-evolution-of-a-genius-general-audio-tour/
Parking in VMFA’s multi-level lot is free for VMFA members and $5.00 for non-members. We will meet in the main lobby of the museum at 5:45pm. Look for someone holding the sign that says “Harvard Club of Virginia.”
If you would like to join us for dinner at Amuse Restaurant, https://vmfa.museum/visit/dining/amuse-restaurant/ , after the tour, please call them at 804-340-1580 and tell them that you are with “The Harvard Club of Virginia” and you would like to reserve your table(s) for 7:45pm. Note that we cannot guarantee that all our people will be seated near each other, as this will be a very busy evening at the restaurant. We urge you to make your reservations as soon as possible to guarantee a table.
For questions, please email Kim Chaffee at firstname.lastname@example.org . We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, March 10 at VMFA for a rewarding and educational evening.