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Newark Museum: Late Thursdays: Art. Pop. Disco

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

6-9 pm (doors open 5 pm)

Admission: FREE (includes two drink tickets)

Afros, bell bottoms, and platform shoes are all you need during this throwback 1970s costume dance party celebrating Andy Warhol and his Factory parties.

Inspired by pop art on view in the Museum’s newly reinstalled Expanding Pop gallery in Seeing America.

Highlights:

  • Get funky on the dancefloor with a live DJ spinning disco-era songs and those of Andy Warhol’s famous Factory friends.
  • Enter a disco costume contest for your chance to win a prize.
  • Live interactive performance art inspired by Happenings.
  • A multimedia presentation on pop art and its influence in contemporary culture.
  • Specially themed guided tours of Expanding Pop.
  • Drop-in art-making inspired by Andy Warhol’s creative process.

Late Thursdays are designed for adult audiences.

Late Thursdays is supported by: Prudential

Details

Date:
May 16
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.newarkmuseum.org/late-thursdays-may-2019

Venue

Newark Museum
49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Phone:
973-596-6550