Monthly Archives: February 2016

February 23

FCA- THE HIGH: MICHAEL ROOKS & DIETER BUCHHART- JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT: THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS

Michael Rooks and guest curator Dieter Buchhart take the FCA for a private tour and discussion of “Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks” before it opens to the public. POSSE PHOTOS:

February 21

THE BREMAN- BEARING WITNESS: MARIELLA CREA

Mariella Crea’s courageous French family rescued Jews who were being transported to concentration camps by train. They risked their lives to feed, hide, and smuggle them to the safety of Switzerland. Hear Mariella’s recount of her family’s acts of bravery at the Breman’s Bearing Witness, Feb. 21, 2016. POSSE PHOTOS:  

THE HIGH: CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY

HIGH MUSEUM: CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY

February 16

THE COCA-COLA ARCHIVES

We went for an incredible tour of The Coca-Cola Archives with Ted Ryan, the Director of The Coca-Cola Archives.  There were tons of shelves, drawers and walls packed with Coca-Cola memorabilia and artwork.   The total collection is worth over $100 million!  I got to touch Warhols, Finsters, and other priceless pieces of Coca-Cola history. […]

February 14

THE FOX: ALVIN AILEY DANCE THEATER

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater grew from a now-fabled performance in March 1958 at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. Led by Alvin Ailey and a group of young African-American modern dancers, that performance changed forever the perception of American dance. The Ailey company has gone on to perform for an estimated 25 […]

February 07

SCAD FASH: JONATHAN BECKER “A FASHIONABLE MIND”

SCAD FASH is delighted to announce “A Fashionable Mind: Photographs by Jonathan Becker.” As a portraitist and documentarian, Becker has traversed the globe in search of his most captivating and diverse subjects, including the upper echelons of fashion, entertainment, style, high society and art, as well as unique subcultures such as the Yanomami tribe of […]