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January/February 2019

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Discover's fresh updated look! | 39 About 100 people attended a gala in November to raise money for the exhibit. The event was held at Studio 215, which was decorated to resemble The Factory, Warhol's New York art studio. one of the subjects who inspired his art. Prizes went to the most creative dressers. Partygoers were also able to bid on artwork from local and national artists, entertainment and gi packages, and get a sneak peek at the Warhol works to come in February. "e event was a huge success," Foti said, "We met our goal to introduce new people to the McCune Gallery and get excitement up for both Warhol and future shows. Traditionally, we have had cocktail parties for fundraising events but Warhol was not your traditional cocktail party kind of guy." Foti is expecting the exhibit to draw large crowds. e show will open with a reception on February 7 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. and will feature Nicole Dezelon, assistant director of learning at e Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Warhol's hometown. Dezelon will give a public talk at 7:15 on the opening night, followed the next day by a lecture and workshop on the silk-screen printing process. Dezelon is also training all exhibit docents prior to the opening date. e exhibit will be open in the McCune Gallery on the Methodist campus every Tuesday through Friday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m., with extended hours on ursday evenings until 7 p.m., and also Saturdays from noon until 4 p.m. e gallery is closed on Sundays and Mondays. In addition to the much-anticipated prints, guests can also enjoy a multimedia presentation of excerpts of selected Warhol films. iPad kiosks will beckon viewers to peek into Warhol's artistic expressions in film while period music plays in the background to round out the senses. To get the full effect, you will need to come to experience the art yourself. Come and become a part of the fun and fantasy that is the world of Warhol. Photo by Mat thew Wonderly "At our hospital, as in life, compassion is our passion." 910.868.1164 Shannon M. Poole, DVM Ryan T. Reid, DVM Cross Creek Animal Hospital 2147 Skibo Road, Fayetteville, NC 28314 |

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