PEMPM

PEM Summer Evening Parties, Street Art, Thursday July 19, 2012

PEM/PM Evening Party Series
6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Members and Salem residents (with ID) free, nonmembers $10

These unconventional gatherings feature cocktails and conversation, art making and music, culinary demonstrations and surprising experiences.

Also on the third Thursday of every month, the entire museum stays open from 10 am to 9:00 pm.


 

MARCH/19
Artopia

Join us as we partner with the Salem Arts Festival to explore everyday art. Learn how to incorporate art into your daily schedule, from drawing and poetry, to theater and dance. The possibilities are endless!

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Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

APRIL/16
Strike a Pose: Art and the ‘80s

Travel back to the 1980s! Help us celebrate the decade that produced some of the most iconic artists, questionable fashion trends and best dance crazes. Vogue, anyone?

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partners
Boston Spirit
Boston Spirit

Creative Salem
Creative Salem

MAY/21
Run & Play

Get outside and enjoy an evening of fun and street play. Channel your inner child for a game of foursquare or kickball, build your own fort or join Salem's Wicked Running Club for its weekly No Rest for the Wicked 5K.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

JUNE/18
Culture Shock

Take a tour around the world, no passport needed. Learn salsa or Bollywood-inspired dance, sample the flavors of international cuisine, listen to the sounds of reggae and soca and explore today's cultures and identities. Co-sponsored by the Point Neighborhood Association and the North Shore Community Development Coalition.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

JULY/16
Anti-Boredom

Discover wild new ways to banish boredom this summer. Make ice cream with nitrogen, join in a game of quidditch or disc golf, borrow a book from our pop-up library, make some tie-dye inspired art and help us break a Guinness World Record.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

AUGUST/20
Silver Screen

Spend an evening appreciating the art of film with an international pop-up film festival, screenings of animated shorts and 1930s classics and more. Try your hand at some gourmet popcorn recipes while you're at it!

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

SEPTEMBER/17
Strandbeest

Help celebrate the arrival of Theo Jansen's kinetic Strandbeest sculptures. Learn all about the engineering behind the beests, watch them in action and help construct a brand new one.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

OCTOBER/15
Off the Scale

Celebrate all things great and small from the world of Alice in Wonderland to alternate universes and Tiny Houses. Take a photo in our larger-than-life photo booth or add your own unique illustration to the story of Alice in Wonderland. Inspired by PEM's newest Art & Nature Center exhibition, Nature of Scale.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

NOVEMBER/19
What's Your Type?

In partnership with Dribble, the international graphic design community, delve into the creative world of type, fonts and lettering. Form human letters, learn chalkboard and hand-lettering techniques, experiment with creating your own font and get an inside scoop on graphic design with PEM's Creative Services team.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

DECEMBER/17
Wassail!

Join a midwinter feast celebrating light in the darkest part of the year. Sample ancient festive beverages, search out art from many cultures featuring light and fire and drive out the darkness with music and dance.

Cash bar.

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

*In partnership with The Tannery Series