Marin MOCA - Sept 21 - Nov 10: 50 Faces

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Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Phone: (415) 506-0137

MarinMOCA, in collaboration with Associazione Naonis and the Italian Film Festival presents 50 FACES.

Experience this stunning exhibit of contemporary mosaic artwork from the Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli in Italy, where talented young artists redefine the age-old tradition of mosaic art with innovative methods and materials. These unique artworks use a variety of media including bone, shells, metal and fiber, which are artfully combined with the traditional mosaic shards to create an iconic set of celebrity portraits.

See portraits of local luminaries like Robin Williams, Carlos Santana, Sean Penn and Steve Jobs. Enjoy icons of art, culture and fashion including Frida Kahlo, Yayoi Kusama, J.M. Basquiat and Coco Channel. There are even celebrity superheros like Angelina Jolie and Robert Downey Jr.

Docent tours every Wednesday and Saturday from September 25 through November 9.

The public is invited to the opening reception on Saturday, September 21, 5pm - 8pm. Enjoy live music on the lawn, food, libations and kids activities.

 

Additional Location or Other Information

Marin MOCA, 500 Palm Dr, Novato, CA 94949