|MUSEUM OF GEOMETRIC AND MADI ART // JUL28 // 6-9PM
|Museum of Geometric and MADI Art
3109 Carlisle Street
Dallas, TX 75204
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|Geometric MADI Biennial: Origins in Geometry
Don't miss the 2017 Biennial at the Museum of Geometric and MADI Art. The show, which features
talented geometric and MADI artist from throughout the world, opens with a reception July 28
from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. and continues through October 22.
Juried by Magdalena Arria, Biennial: Origins in Geometry is a competition to recognize excellence
in emerging visual artists deriving inspiration from geometric abstraction.
Magdalena Mujica de Arria founded GraphicArt Gallery in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1976 and
serves as its Director.
|9TH ANNUAL GEOMETRIC GALA
feature John Henry’s Quark, a $30,000 sculpture
for auction at Hall Arts on Friday, September 15, 2017.
Donated by the artist and Samuel Lynne Galleries, Executive Director Dorothy Masterson enthused,
“We are thrilled John and Samuel Lynne Galleries have generously donated this brilliant blue
sculpture which harnesses our mission and coincides perfectly with our recent John Henry
exhibition at the museum.”
The 9th Annual Geometric Gala helps raise basic funding for the Museum of Geometric and MADI
Art to endure and continue its programming. The event will be held inside the glass-enclosed 19th
floor of the Hall Arts Tower, with spectacular views of Downtown Dallas and the Hall Texas Sculpture
Walk, which includes Henry’s Tatlin’s Sentinel, a behemoth yellow sculpture on Ross Avenue.
A VIP Preview for sponsors and their guests will begin at 6:00 p.m. at this important Dallas Arts District
venue graciously donated by Presenting Sponsors Kathryn and Craig Hall. PATRON Magazine’s Terri
Provencal serves as Honorary Chair alongside Gala Chairs Andrew and Laurel Milton Choolijan.
“The Hall’s commitment to sharing art with the public through the Hall Texas Sculpture Walk makes
this a spectacular setting to celebrate the museum’s mission to exhibit artists working in the MADI
and geometric style.” Provencal enthused.
The VIP Preview features champagne provided by Brown Forman, passed hors d’oeuvres, and
entertainment by a string quartet followed by the main event from 7:00–10:00 p.m. to include a
full buffet with Hall Wines and music by the Texas Gypsies, all surrounded by an auction for art
For tickets and sponsorships visit geometricmadimuseum.org or call: 214-855-7802