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Friday, May 4, 6 – 9pm

La Vie en Rose.

$28; Patrons, Contributors, and member guests $10; Supporters and Sustainers free

About the Event

Join us for music, cocktails, and after-hours art as we preview our new special exhibition, Renoir: Father and Son/Painting and Cinema. The show explores the works of filmmaker Jean Renoir and the influence of his father, the celebrated impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir, on his art and life. 

Performing on this First Friday! is La Vie en Rose. The band, led by singer Violette, offers a tasteful marriage of French chanson and Golden Age swing, with a repertoire of American standards and French jazz.

At 7:30pm, Jean Renoir’s A Day in the Country (40 min.) will be shown in the Comcast Auditorium. In 1936, Renoir directed this bittersweet vignette about a family’s picnic in the French countryside.

Tickets include collection access.


Music by La Vie en Rose. 


First Friday! Preview Party is sponsored by: