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Out of the Box Opening Reception
October 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come celebrate the grand opening of Out of the Box: A Juried Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition!
Feel the heat and excitement of live iron pour demonstrations with Sloss Metal Arts of Birmingham\, Alabama. Experience live music and savory tastings paired with walking tours of 12 contemporary sculptures installed around the illuminated Lethander Art Path. Our music entertainment for the evening is The Stephen Lee Band of Atlanta\, Georgia. During the event\, Sloss Metal Artists will conduct an iron pour demonstration\, and there will be metal art available for purchase. Since initiating the metal arts program in 1985\, Sloss has offered workshops\, exhibitions\, and conferences on all aspects of metal working—forging\, fabricating and casting—but focuses primarily on the use of cast iron as a sculpture medium. Image courtesy of Sloss Furnaces
TASTING MENU by Ursula’s Catering
Items include: pulled pork with cole slaw and sweet potato biscuits\, potato bites\, fresh veggie pizza squares\, grit fritters\, shrimp cocktail shooters\, fresh fruit\, a dessert bar assortment and craft beer samples (21 and over with proper identification. Additional bar service available—cash preferred).
Tickets are $20 before Sept. 23 and $30 Sept. 23 through Oct. 6. In addition to entry to the museum\, grounds and art-making demonstrations\, your ticket price includes a tasting menu. Tickets will be sold via <a href=\'https://secure.touchnet.net/C20021_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=3057\' target=\'_blank\' rel=\'noopener\'>Auburn University Marketplace</a> or you may call 334-844-1484 for assistance.