Museum’s annual Art Ball planned on May 14
The Springville Museum of Art will year with proceeds used to support the present its annual Art Ball on Saturday, museum and its exhibitions and programs. May 14, at the museum, located at 126 E. Activities are going on throughout the 400 South in Springville. The public is invited museum during the evening, ensuring to attend. there will be something for everyone to
The 2016 Art Ball’s theme is “On a enjoy. Those attending will be able to bid Starry Night” as an homage to Van Gogh’s on items in a silent auction that will also famous painting “The Starry Night.” Advance raise money for the museum. tickets are now on sale at $30 for The Art Ball also serves as a public adults and $25 for students. Advance tickets grand opening event for the museum’s annual can be purchased online at www.smofa. Spring Salon exhibit, a juried exhibitionorg or in person at the museum. Tickets showcasing the diversity and quality will be available at the door the night of of contemporary Utah art. First held in the event at $35 for adults and $30 for students. 1922, the salon was started by students and teachers at Springville High School
The doors will open at 6 p.m. with a who wanted to exhibit and promote original light buffet served at 6:30 p.m. and a musical artwork. The salon has been held annually program at 8 p.m., during which since that time except during World the new Art Queen and her court will be War II when fuel and other goods were rationed crowned. There will also be dancing with nationwide. The tradition continues music provided by the Danny Newell All- today; this year will be the 92nd year of Star Big Band inside the museum and a the salon. DJ outside in the sculpture garden. For more information, call the museum
The Art Ball is a fundraiser held each at 801-489-2727.
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