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The Detroit Institute of Arts' Founders Junior Council Presents "Artseen" Featuring "On the Edge: Contemporary Art from the Diamler Chrysler Collection"

Wednesday, November 12, 2003

WHAT: The Detroit Institute of Arts’ (DIA) Founder’s Junior Council (FJC) invites you to ArtSeen, a night of art, music, food and fun, featuring the exhibition On the Edge: Contemporary Art from the DaimlerChrysler Collection. On the Edge showcases innovative contemporary art from artists around the world, including Andy Warhol, Robert Longo and Josef Albers. The evening includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and music by DJ Powdrblu.

WHEN: Friday, November 21 from 7 to 11 p.m.

WHERE: The Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Avenue in Detroit. The event takes place in CaféDIA, the museum’s new dining hall, and the North Court. Please use the Woodward Avenue entrance.

TICKETS: $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Tickets sold by phone; call 313.833.6760.

WHY: To engage young professionals in the DIA for an evening of socializing and a must-see exhibition. Founders Junior Council is a DIA auxiliary that supports museum programs and art acquisitions. Their fundraisers include the popular events Fash Bash and Cirque, among others. For information on joining the FJC, call 313.833.7971.

This exhibition has been organized by the DaimlerChrysler Collection and the Detroit Institute of Arts and is made possible by a generous grant from the DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund, the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, and the City of Detroit.