Movies at the Mennello is back on Feb. 16 with PEGGY GUGGENHEIM: ART ADDICT. Don’t have time to enjoy the museum during normal business hours? Come in early and experience the
Movies at the Mennello is back on Feb. 16 with PEGGY
GUGGENHEIM: ART ADDICT. Don’t have time to enjoy the museum during normal business hours? Come in early and experience the exhibits at your own pace before settling in for popcorn, drinks and a movie.
Museum extended hours: 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Film: 6 p.m.
Lisa Immordino Vreeland follows up her acclaimed debut “Diana Vreeland: The Eye has to Travel” with PEGGY GUGGENHEIM: ART ADDICT. A colorful character who was not only ahead of her time but helped to define it, Peggy Guggenheim was an heiress to her family fortune who became a central figure in the modern art movement. As she moved through the cultural upheaval of the 20th century, she collected not only art, but artists. Hercolorfulpersonalhistoryincludedsuchfigures as Samuel Beckett, Max Ernst, Jackson Pollock, Alexander Calder, Marcel Duchamp as well as countless others. While fighting through personal tragedy, she maintained her vision to build one of the most important collections of modern art, now enshrined in her Venetian palazzo.
Admission: $5 Guests, Free for Mennello Museum Members
Space is limited to the first 45 guests.
(Friday) 6:00 pm
900 East Princeton Street, Orlando, FL 32832