Midstates Chapter Fall Meeting, October 4-5 (Free for students!)

The ARLIS/NA Midstates Chapter Fall 2019 meeting will be held at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan on Friday, October 4. The $20.00 meeting fee is waived for students. To register, visit the ARLIS/NA Midstates Chapter website: http://midstates.arlisna.org/fall-2019-cranbrook/

Friday, October 4

8:30 – 9:00am, Breakfast, Welcome, and Introductions
deSalle Auditorium, Cranbrook Art Museum

9:00 – 10:15am
Business Meeting

10:15 – 10:30am
Break

10:30 – 11:30am
Presentations

11:30am – 1:00pm Lunch at Reflections Cafe, Cranbrook Institute of Science

1:00 – 2:00pm
Professional topic discussion (stay tuned for an opportunity to select the topic)

2:30 – 4:30pm
Guided Cranbrook Walking Tour: (extra cost of $30)

2:30pm Meet Center Staff at Cranbrook Art Museum
2:45pm Historic Cranbrook Campus walking tour
3:15pm Saarinen House tour
4:10pm Return to Cranbrook Art Museum, admission included in tour price

Optional Evening Activities:
6:00-7:30pm Claire Bishop lecture, deSalle Auditorium in the Cranbrook Art Museum.

The Cranbrook Institute of Science is open until 10:00pm on Friday evenings. Admission after 5:00pm is free on the first Friday of each month (underwritten by MASCO Corporation Foundation). All of the galleries will be open. Planetarium shows are $5.00 each and last approximately 45 minutes. Friday showing times: 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm. and 9:00pm. Observatory is open 8:30-10:00pm, weather permitting.

Saturday, October 5

9am Meet for breakfast/coffee followed by DIY tours

Saturday will be a “Day in Detroit”. Indicate your interests on the registration form and the Midstates Chapter will facilitate informal group tours of Detroit. Potential sites include the DIA, MOCAD, Riverfront Walk and Eastern Market, Detroit Walking Tour, Public Art (e.g., Heidelberg Project, Street Art, Belle Isle, etc.).

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