Special Programs & Events

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2003.18.82a-d1-6 - inner mechanism.bGUINNESS SPOTLIGHT: VAUDEVILLE REVUE
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 6:30–8:00PM

The Guinness Staff hits the “big time” featuring witty vignettes, side-splitting slapstick and musical entertainment using period instruments, including early cylinder recordings heard on one of the first jukeboxes.

Tickets: $7 Members/$9 Non-Members

Image: Regina Hexaphone, 1917, Regina Music Box Company, Rahway, NJ, 2003.18.82a-d


Carl BurgerOPENING RECEPTION
W. CARL BURGER—THE URGE TO PAINT
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 6:00PM

Join us for the opening of the Carl Burger retrospective and meet the artist who has inspired generations.

FREE. Registration requested. To register, call 973.971.3721.

Image: W. Carl Burger, Russ’ Old Barn, Stockton, acrylic on canvas, 2002. Gift of W. Carl Burger.


2003.18.281a-e (2)OPENING RECEPTION
AUTOMATACON
FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 6:00–9:00PM

Join us for a private reception including light refreshments, hors d’oeuvres and tour of the Murtogh D.Guinness Collection of Mechanical Musical Instruments and Automata. For tickets, please visit automatacon.org.

Image: Pierrot Écrivain (Pierrot Writing), c.1895, G. Vichy, Paris, France



MekanikosAUTOMATACON
A CONVENTION FOR AUTOMATA ENTHUSIASTS
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 11:00AM–5:00PM

AutomataCon is a convention of and for artists, collectors, historians, and enthusiasts of automatons and related kinetic art. For more information, please visit automatacon.org.

Image: “Mekanikos Vs. The Minotaur”, 2012, by Dug North, Mass., USA.