Art Lovers’ Travel
Our art lovers’ tours are organized and sponsored by the Gallery Council to benefit MAG and open to all interested travelers:
Church in the Morning and “Sex with Strangers” play at Geva in the Afternoon
Saturday, April 29, 2017
A visit to Saint Mary’s Church of Rochester, where we will be introduced to a myriad of stained glass windows, some by Tiffany himself
First Universalist Church of Rochester to view stained glass and enjoy an organ recital.
View Washington Square’s tribute to the Civil War, and learn all about our 16th President, Honest Abe, with a presentation of discovery by esteemed Emeritus Director at MAG, Grant Holcomb.
Lunch in Geva’s coveted Lipson Lounge, with lunch catered by Root.
Discover the inner workings of a stage production with a tour of the costume room, practice studio, make-up room and a look at all the new restorations of the Geva.
Sit back and enjoy the Geva stage production of “Sex with Strangers” in the Fielding auditorium.
Come smile, laugh and experience a thoroughly enjoyable day with the Art Tours Committee. We are extending an invitation to our entire MAG membership, their friends, and family members to participate in a unique day tour. The tour’s vicinity is Rochester’s Washington Square and will include the following:
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Tour Leader: Questions? Contact Linda Cassata 585-737-7488
For more information on this and other upcoming trips, or to be added to our priority email list, email the Gallery Council Office or call 585.276.8910.
A Frank Lloyd Wright Experience in Buffalo, New York
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Join the Gallery Council’s Art Tours Committee for a day in Buffalo celebrating the genius that is Frank Lloyd Wright. Our tour highlights will be:
- The Pierce Arrow Museum, complete with the 1927 FLW Filling Station and an amazing collection of amazing vintage automobiles, not to mention a huge sampling of historic artifacts and photos
- Tour of the FLW Boathouse – one of Wright’s personal favorites, featuring large vertical piers supporting horizontal planes
- The FLW Darwin Martin House, built in 1905 and considered a masterpiece of 20th century architecture… a stunning example of Wright’s integration of architecture with nature
- Lunch …the Buffalo Yacht Club on Lake Erie
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Tour leaders: Carol Morse or call 585-671-3828 or Linda Sullivan or call 585-613-8715