Mar 4, 2013

March Madness at the FAC

march madness You know spring is almost here when it's tough to keep your head on straight at the FAC. March programming is bouncing off the walls, and we hope you can get a little of all we have to offer. Here's an illustrated calendar of this month's events.
Spring feels a little like this actually:
Vance Kirkland, Vibrations of Scarlet on Blue and Green, No. 5, oil on canvas, 1967. Gift of the Artist in Honor of Fred S. Bartlett, FA1968.1

Wrap Art: Guatemalan
Thru May 26
martinMartin Saldana: Once Upon a Time
Thru Aug 25
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Honoring a Legacy

Mother: Photographs by Carol S. Dass
Thru May 19
A Family Affair: Selections from the Progressive Art Collection
Thru May 19

desert cities
Other Desert Cities
March 14 - 31

Sun., March 17 | TalkBack with Cast & Crew
Thurs., March 28 | Backstage Tour

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical
March 21 - 30
youth rep
March 16-17 | Auditions for the FAC Theatre's five-week summer program intensive
(appointment required)

Attend all four screenings for $21 ($15 members) with Host/Moderator, UCCS Professor of German and Film, Robert Van Dassowsky.

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"Secrets & Lies" (UK 1996)
Wed., 3/27 | 7 pm
$7 ($5 Members)
best years
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"The Best Years of Our Lives" (USA, 1946)
Wed., 3/13 | 7 pm
$7 ($5 Members)
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"Monsoon Wedding" (India/USA 2001)
Wed., 4/3 | 7 pm
$7 ($5 Members)
wedding banq
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"The Wedding Banquet" (Taiwan/USA, 1993)
Wed., 3/30 | 7 pm
$7 ($5 Members)

March workshops and Spring Break fun! Check out our previous post on the March workshops.
Below is the schedule of Spring Break classes (3/25-3/28) except when otherwise noted:

SB43 Paint, Paint, Paint
(Nancy Fraser-Coco)
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
$98 (Members $83)
Explore a variety of painting mediums with trips to the FAC galleries for inspiration. Ages 12-17.
drawing painting
SB 44 Drawing and Painting
(Bemis Faculty)
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
$83 (Members $68)
Exercise your imagination with a little help from instructors and the FAC galleries. Ages 6-8.
art club
SB45 Art Club
(Bemis Faculty)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
$83 (Members $68)
Design, draw and paint colorful works
of art and visit the FAC collection. Ages 6-8.
shadow box
SB46 Shadow Box Art
(Lisa Villanueva)
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
$98 (Members $83)
Bring back this vintage art style and create storage boxes and hanging art to tell a story. Ages 9-12. ($5 materials fee)
SB47 Anime Art Club
(Nancy Fraser-Coco)
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
$98 (Members $83)
With individualized instruction, explore the art of anime using various mediums. Supply list. Ages 12-17.
AC35 Families in the Arts
(Dave Alvarez)
Sat., 3/2 - 3/23 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
$83 (Members $68)
Learn about the families who have supported the FAC and the arts world throughout the years.

Wine Fest horiz

Thurs., March 7
Fri., March 8
Sat., March 9
The Right Wine, But Is It the Right Glass?
FAC, 30 W Dale St
5:30 p.m. | $75
The Enduring Cachet of French Wine
The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave
5:30 p.m. | $35

Grand Tasting and Wine Market Auction
The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave
7 p.m. | $85 (Members $65)
French Wine, But What Cheese?
Garden of the Gods Club, 3320 Mesa Rd
10:30 a.m. | $45

The Artful Duo of French Pairing
FAC, 30 W Dale St
12:30 p.m. | $85

Gourmet Winemaker Dinner & Live Auction
Garden of the Gods Club, 3320 Mesa Rd
Dinner 6:30 p.m., Auction 8:30 p.m. | $125

Admission to the museum is free, every third Tuesday of the month.

Tues., March 19 | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Free guided tours with FAC Docents: 10 a.m. | 11 a.m. | 1 p.m.

PHEW. Did you get all that?
If not, call or email at 719.634.5583,

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