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Becoming Present: Louis I. Kahn and the Arts United Center

  • Venue: Fort Wayne Museum of Art
  • Dates: July 22, 2017 - October 15, 2017
  • Address: 311 East Main Street Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Admission: $8/adults; $6/seniors and students. $20/Families
  • Phone: 260-422-6467
  • Website: Visit Website
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
2017-07-22 2017-10-15 Becoming Present: Louis I. Kahn and the Arts United Center <div style="text-align: center;"><strong>Becoming Present: Loius I. Kahn</strong></div> <div style="text-align: center;"><strong><br /></strong></div> <div style="text-align: left;"><strong><br /></strong>In the late 1960's, architect Loius I. Kahn envisioned the design for a chimerical arts campus where the Arts United Center and Fort Wayne Museum of Art presently sit. The Arts United Center, Kahn's only theater and the only building that was ever realized from his original design, successfully explore his many pioneering architectural methods. This exhibition celebrates the great importance of modern architecture and Kahn's gift to our community.</div> <div style="text-align: left;"> </div> <div style="text-align: left;">This exhibit runs July 22-October 15, 2017</div> <div style="text-align: left;"> </div> <div style="text-align: left;">Admission:  <div> <p>$8.00 &#8211; adults $6.00 &#8211; students and seniors $20.00 &#8211; families Free for all after 5pm on Thursdays<br />Special admission guests who provide an EBT card and a valid ID can enter the museum for $3 per person. Please note the museum is closed on Mondays.</p> </div> </div> <div style="text-align: left;"> <p style="margin-top: 0in; line-height: 13.5pt; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"><em>The Fort Wayne Museum of Art offers diverse exhibitions of contemporary and historical art from permanent collections and national traveling exhibitions. Activities include tours, lectures, workshops and parties. The Paradigm Gallery has fine art and craft for sale and the Early Learning Center offers hands-on fun for youngsters. Open Tue-Sat 10am-6pm; Thur 10am-8pm; Sun Noon-5pm. Closed Holidays. </em></p> </div> <p> </p> 311 East Main Street Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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Becoming Present: Loius I. Kahn


In the late 1960's, architect Loius I. Kahn envisioned the design for a chimerical arts campus where the Arts United Center and Fort Wayne Museum of Art presently sit. The Arts United Center, Kahn's only theater and the only building that was ever realized from his original design, successfully explore his many pioneering architectural methods. This exhibition celebrates the great importance of modern architecture and Kahn's gift to our community.
 
This exhibit runs July 22-October 15, 2017
 
Admission: 

$8.00 – adults $6.00 – students and seniors $20.00 – families Free for all after 5pm on Thursdays
Special admission guests who provide an EBT card and a valid ID can enter the museum for $3 per person. Please note the museum is closed on Mondays.

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art offers diverse exhibitions of contemporary and historical art from permanent collections and national traveling exhibitions. Activities include tours, lectures, workshops and parties. The Paradigm Gallery has fine art and craft for sale and the Early Learning Center offers hands-on fun for youngsters. Open Tue-Sat 10am-6pm; Thur 10am-8pm; Sun Noon-5pm. Closed Holidays.

 

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