Thursday, December 14 through Sunday December 17
FOTG fee: $600, Non-FOTG fee: $1,600
Join China Institute’s Friends of the Gallery on a specially-designed art excursion in Kansas City, MO.
Escape New York for an art-packed getaway in Kansas City. Explore the treasures of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the private collections of art specialists and help the China Institute Gallery celebrate its current exhibition’s opening at the Nelson-Atkins Museum.
December 14: Arrive in Kansas City, join the China Institute with a welcome cocktail at the Raphael Hotel lounge
December 15: Visit the exquisite art and design collection of Nelson-Atkins Director Emeritus Marc Wilson, Chinese art specialist, at his contemporary farmhouse in the hills northwest of Kansas City. Celebrate opening night of Dreams of the Kings at the private home of a Nelson-Atkins supporter
December 16: Tour behind-the-scenes at the Nelson-Atkins Museum storage, led by East Asian Art senior curator Colin MacKenzie. Dine on authentic Kansas City BBQ.
December 17: Return to New York
Register online. For questions or to register by phone, please contact Xenna Goh at 212-744-8181 ext. 117 or by e-mail at [email protected]