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PEM/PM: Evening Party Series | Unconventional gatherings for creative minds

Street Art

Members and Salem residents $5, nonmembers $7

Thursday, July 19, 2012 from 6:30pm - 9:30pm

No reservations required

Location: Peabody Essex Museum

PEM turns inside out for a celebration of the world of art outside the museum. While street performers strut their stuff, taste "street food" demonstrated by Scratch Kitchen. Try your hand at yarn bombing with with artists from Seed Stitch Fine Yarn, stenciling, graffiti and other techniques. Drop into a discussion of "Art and the City" featuring Tom Daniel, economic development manager for the City of Salem, to hear about Salem's ventures into public sculpture, utility box art, murals and more. Listen to musician and busking advocate Stephen Baird and see the acclaimed Banksy film Exit Through the Gift Shop.

 

Cash bar.

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