Thursday, June 18, 2009

This Week at The Wolfsonian-FIU‏

Thursday, June 18, 7-9pm
PECHA KUCHA NIGHT—Join The Wolfsonian for Pecha Kucha Night: Temperature Rising. Pecha Kucha, Japanese for "chit chat," is a creative networking forum for the presentation of innovative ideas, products, and projects. Carl Hildebrand, director of Green Building Initiatives at Metro 1 Properties in Wynwood co-hosts the event which includes presenters Chad Oppenheim, Graham Taylor, Miles Abalia, Alan Hughes, and many others. RSVP required: 305.535.2631 or thea @ Free for members; $10 all others.

Friday, June 19, 6pm
DECO & DESIGN TOUR—This two-hour adventure begins with a walking tour of the Art Deco District, then moves inside the museum to explore the exhibit Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection. Limited to twenty participants. RSVP and advance ticket purchase required: 305.535.2644 or education @ Tour begins and ends at The Wolfsonian. $10 for members; $20 all others.

Sunday, June 21
CELEBRATE FATHER'S DAY—Need a great gift for Dad? Solve your Father's Day shopping dilemma with a dynamo gift consisting of a one-year Popular-level museum membership and lunch for two at The Dynamo Café, which can be enjoyed at any time. Price per gift: $75. Contact Ian Rand at 305.535.2626 or ian @ for details.

Think, Shop, and Eat at The Dynamo Museum Shop and Café!

Stop by The Dynamo Museum Shop and Café for some unusual gifts and creative food this week. The Dynamo Museum Shop offers a selection of carefully selected, unconventional gifts, books, and films, largely inspired by The Wolfsonian's collection of modern objects from 1885-1945. The Dynamo Café features a sophisticated menu in a casual and artfully designed setting, also inspired by the themes of the museum's collection. For questions contact 305.535.2680 or paola @

Free admission begins at 6pm. Join us for a guided tour at 6pm, and innovative programming at 7pm. Galleries remain open until 9pm.

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