Tour of Jewelry: The Body Transformed at The Met
Saturday, January 19, 2019
The Met – Fifth Avenue
$25 per person
Alumni and guests are invited to join AFA for a tour of the exhibition, Jewelry: The Body Transformed, led by Beth Carver Wees 81′, RCS ’04, the Ruth Bigelow Wriston Curator of American Decorative Arts. The exhibition examines the most personal and universal of art forms and brings together some 230 objects drawn almost exclusively from The Met collection. A dazzling array of headdresses and ear ornaments, brooches and belts, necklaces and rings are shown along with sculptures, paintings, prints, and photographs that enrich and amplify the many stories of transformation that jewelry tells. More exhibit information here.
Please email or call (212) 682-6840 to RSVP. The fee may be paid by credit card or by check, mailed to the AFA office at 205 Lexington Avenue, Suite 1600, New York, NY 10016.
Tickets are limited, please register by January 17, 2019.