Mad Museum: The American 60s

Phillips after 5

March 6, 2014, 5–8:30 PM

Channel your inner Don Draper or Joan Harris in this 1960s themed Phillips after 5.

5-8:30 PM

Enjoy classic cocktails while viewing works by Washington Color School and Abstract Expressionist artists. Try on and pose with items from Tiffany & Co. in a Paloma Picasso and Elsa Peretti inspired photo booth. Celebrate the new season of Mad Men with a screening of the series’ 2008 episode centered on a Mark Rothko painting.

5:30-8 PM

Sample Rothko-inspired Firefly creations. Executive Chef Todd Wiss serves a Beet Carpaccio, paired with a Mad Men-inspired whisky-based Bittersweet Meditation from bar guru Jon Harris.

5:30-8 PM

Inspired by Mad Men, artist ScottScottScott creates a unique mashup of 60's tunes and modern beats.

6, 6:30, 7 & 7:30 PM

Spotlight Talk
15-minute focused discussions about American Art in the 1960s.