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UMMA After Hours

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Drop in during this free community event to enjoy this season’s special exhibitions, hear from UMMA curators in the galleries, and groove to live jazz-funk fusion with the Ypsilanti-based band, Impulse, in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

Browse the galleries and enjoy new special exhibitions including: a collection of works from the height of the Abstract Expressionist movement through the early twenty-first century in 'Exercising the Eye: The Gertrude Kasle Collection'; eye-catching contemporary poster designs by renowned Japanese artists, Ikko Tanaka, Shigeo Fukuda, and Kazumasa Nagai; 'Aftermath: Landscapes of Devastation' featuring photographs that portray both well-known and untold stories of violence, tragedy, and loss, spanning over 2,000 years of human history—from ancient Pompeii to September 11, 2001; and two sculpture installations, 'Tim Noble and Sue Webster: The Masterpiece​,' a shadow self-portrait of the artists created from metal casts of dead vermin​; and 'Patricia Piccinini: The Comforter,' in which strange and evocative sculptures incorporate ideas and questions about the ethical implications of scientific progress.

Enjoy live music performed by Impulse, an Ypsilanti-based jazz-funk fusion band known for delighting audiences with their unique blend of get-on-up-on-the-floor and laid back sounds.

​Curators’ conversations and light refreshments round out the event.

UMMA After Hours is generously sponsored by Fidelity Investments. The media sponsor for UMMA After Hours is the Ann Arbor Observer.
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When and Where

Map Museum of Art

March 2018

7:00pm - 10:00pm

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