February 2012: Crafting Modernism Opening Party

Crafting Modernism Opening Bash

images from Crafting Modernism opening party on February 25, 2012
On February 25, 2012, nearly 1,700 visitors were on hand for the opening of Crafting Modernism: Midcentury American Art and Design. Among the highlights: music by the Metropolitan Stompers, Zach and Lacey Lee, and the Ben Thomas Jazz Duo; screening of Rebel Without a Cause, and even a swanky “Frank Sinatra room” (aka cocktail lounge). Above, from left: Guests lining up to see the show, mingling in the Pavilion, and even striking a pose that would do Maxfield Parrish proud.