Oct 3, 2011
Tactile Gallery Celebrates 30 Years!
The FAC's Tactile Gallery celebrates 30 years of making art accessible to everyone.
Oct. 18, 2011 | 4-6 p.m.
Free and open to the public - light refreshments providedThis celebration of art you can touch will take place in the Glass Corridor and the Tactile Gallery itself. Many local sculptors will be present, joined by 2011 Pikes Peak Arts Council Lifetime achievement honoree and co-founder of the Tactile Gallery, Mary Mashburn. Experience new interactive displays in the Gallery. CEO Sam Gappmayer will speak, as well as some of the artists represented by the Tactile Gallery's collection of almost 100 art objects. The Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind band will play at 5 p.m.
This celebration coincides with the October Public Free Day, so you can also see the special exhibitions for free. Read more about it here.
Everyone is welcome!