Don't miss out on our next Friends Preview Opening!

Thursday, March 1st 6:00pm - 8:00pm
call 540.342.5760 to RSVP

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Opening Schedule
5:30pm: Doors Open

6:00pm: Opening Remarks
David Mickenberg
Executive Director of the Taubman Museum of Art

6:15pm: Welcome Ceremony

6:30pm: Art Talk
Alan Pate, Japanese Doll Scholar

7:15pm: Musical Performance

Blue-eyed Doll: Japanese song
Kyoko Jennings, piano

Welcome Home: Doll Song
Lyrics by Susan Saandholland
Lyrics and Music by Dan Keeley

Miss Osaka and Her Little Brother, 1927.
Image courtesy of Newark Museum

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Friendship Dolls


Annual Individual Memberships start at $35
Receive year round benefits like:
• Free admission to the galleries for one full year
• Free admission to Art Venture (opening March 31) for one full year
• Invitations to special Friends - Only events
• 10% discount at Norah's and the Museum Shop
• Discounts on adult and children programs, workshops, summer camps and more!

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Exhibitions have been supported at the Taubman Museum of Art by the Virginia Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.