An Evening of Peruvian Art and Music at the Residence of the Ambassador
The Ambassador of Peru, His Excellency Carlos Pareja,
and his wife, Mrs. Consuelo Salinas Pareja, kindly request the pleasure of your company at the Residence of the Ambassador for an evening of Peruvian art and music benefiting the museum and publicizing its collection.
This event will be held on Thursday, March 9th between 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. at the Residence of the Ambassador of Peru (address to be confirmed upon registration). The event, featuring performances by pianist Zsolt Balogh and Baritone José Sacín, is sponsored by the Friends of the Art Museum of the Americas. Cocktails and Light Fare will be served.
Making AMA’s Collection Public will further study, rethink, re-contextualize and publicize the artistic, cultural and scholarly significance of the AMA’s permanent art collection. The bilingual (English & Spanish) printed book and online catalog will feature 100 Latino and Latin American artworks in AMA’s permanent collection. It will allow AMA’s public and website visitors to access, understand, enjoy, and use AMA’s collection as never before.
AMA’s wonderful collection, one of the first ever of its type assembled in the United States since 1957, has been continually supported by one of the oldest archives of modern and contemporary Latin American and Caribbean art, formally created in the late 1930s.
Please note that ticket sales end March 8. Costs do not include Eventbrite processing fees.Tickets to this event are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
Concert ticket, Individual: $100
Concert Ticket, Couple: $175
Buy the Book Catalogue (released Fall 2017): $75
A unique opportunity to secure your very own copy of this significant publication, which will be available as a limited-edition first run in the fall of 2017.
Become a sponsor for the Book: $1000
-Your name will be published as a Sponsor in the book's acknowledgement page, credited as 'Additional Support Provided By".
Become a Major Sponsor for the Book: $2000
-Your name will be published as a Major Sponsor in the book's acknowledgement page, credited as 'Major Sponsorship Provided By.' AMA's Director acknowldges your generosity in the book's foreward.
The Residence of the Embassy of Peru is located on 26 acres in the heart of Washington, DC. Built in 1928, the elegant mansion is filled with art reflecting the rich culture and heritage of Peru.
The Friends of the Art Museum of the Americas is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to supporting the Mission of the OASDCAMA through outreach and fundraising. The Museum, which is located at 201 18th Street NWin Washington, , has a permanent collection of over 2,000 works as well as an extensive program of exhibitions, symposia and concerts. As the first art museum in the United States dedicated to showcasing the creative contributions of artists from across the Americas and the Caribbean, the museum is committed to exhibiting work which promotes the goals of democracy, peace, justice, human rights and solidarity shared by the 35 member countries of the Organization of American States.
For any questions or to request additional information, please contact Mrs. Nuria Clusella at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-549-9419.