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After Hours at the Speed

June 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Stay up late with us and celebrate the opening of Ebony G. Patterson’s …while the dew is still on the roses… at the Speed! On the third Friday of each month, the Museum will be open until 10 pm. Each After Hours event comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, performances, cash bar + food available by Wiltshire at the Speed, and of course art! Come experience the Speed after hours like you’ve never experienced it before. 

Generously sponsored by Ketel One Vodka

June’s exciting events include: 

5 — 7 pm: Families and guests of all ages can enjoy a paper flower-making activity in honor of Ebony G. Patterson…while the dew is still on the roses… Education Court

5:30 — 6 pm: Performance by the River City Drum Corp Main Entrance

5:30 — 7:30 pm: Solo musical performance from pianist Joey Thieman Sculpture Court

6 — 7:30 pm: Panel Discussion with artist Ebony G. Patterson, Pérez Art Museum of Miami Curator Tobias Ostrander, and local poet and activist Hannah L. Drake, moderated by Curator of Contemporary Art Miranda Lash Grand Hall

Immediately following the discussion will be a performance from Hannah L. Drake in response to the themes explored in the exhibition Grand Hall

6 pm: Speed Cinema screening of the The Proposal tickets sold separately 

7:30 pm: A tour of the permanent collection inspired by the Summer Solstice Sculpture Court

8:30 — 10 pm: Athiri curates an evening of Black arts including traditional African drumming with River City Drum Corp, gospel with The Atmosphere Changers, poetry with Lance Newman, R&B with Chanson Calhoun, hip hop with 1200, and more. Grand Hall

— Specialty cocktails from Ketel One

— A special menu designed for After Hours by Wiltshire at the Speed

— More coming soon!



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June 21, 2019
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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