Jungle Red and Dragon Ladies: A Century of Modern Manicure

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Buffet - 4 pm
Lecture, Whiteman Hall - 5 pm

Author Suzanne Shapiro discusses her latest book, Nails: The Story of the Modern Manicure. Shapiro traces the origins of the modern manicure as a radical gesture in style and follows it through today's culture of ubiquitous nail salons and edgy experiments in nail art, showing how the manicure has reflected larger style trends as well as changing ideals of femininity.

Buffet Price:

  1. Members - $28

  2. Non-members - $33


Lecture: Free




Theme:

Wear your favorite ring and share the story behind it with your table mates!


Buffet Menu:

Mojito Chicken Skewers with Mango Salsa

Crab Cakes with Tarragon Aioli

Caprese Bite Skewers

Green Salad with House Vinaigrette, Rice, Fresh Fruit served with Caramel Dip

Assorted Mini Desserts


LUNCHEON TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE.

NO LUNCH PAYMENTS WILL BE TAKEN AT THE DOOR.  


Online credit card payments can be made until midnight, on Sunday, September 7th. Checks must be received at the Museum by Wednesday, September 3rd. No exceptions.

 

Make checks payable to: ACI

Mail Check to Address:

ACI 2nd Wednesday Luncheon 

C/O Phoenix Art Museum

1625 N. Central Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85004



Celebrating James Galanos

Wednesday, October 8, 2014


Luncheon - 11:30 am

Lecture - 12:30pm


American fashion designer James Galanos celebrates his 90th birthday this fall. Fashion model Tatiana Sorokko gives and overview of his legendary career and international clientele.






From Rule Breakers to Taste Makers: The History of Seven Sisters Style

Wednesday, November 12, 2014


Luncheon - 11:30 am

Lecture - 12:30pm


Author Rebecca C. Tuite discusses the unique style and its lasting impact on America Fashion. Book signing to follow.






2014 Holiday Luncheon

Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 11am

More information

Gather with Valley fashion enthusiasts for this glamourous and entertaining annual luncheon. Special guest speaker, prizes, fun and fellowship.


Tickets available soon!








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