Lubaina Himid: Make Do and Mend

Members and Friends Preview Reception

Join us at this event as we kick off the unveiling of The Contemporary Austin’s 2024 Suzanne Deal Booth / FLAG Art Foundation Prize exhibition at the Jones Center, Lubaina Himid: Make Do and Mend. We invite members and friends of The Contemporary to join us for a special exhibition opening. Immerse yourself in the heart of downtown Austin for a vibrant evening, featuring the harmonious tunes of Huston-Tillotson University’s Jazz Collective with complimentary refreshments served with a rooftop backdrop at the Jones Center. This special preview hour is dedicated to our museum members and esteemed guests with brief remarks from museum leadership and the artist. Check out the schedule below for more details! While the preview hour is reserved for invited museum members and friends, we would also like to extend an open invitation to the Public Reception from 6-9 PM. Secure your spot by registering for our Public Reception and be a part of this celebration!

5–6pm: Members & Friends Preview Reception

5P: Doors open for a museum members and special invite-only exclusive preview reception

5:45P–6:30P: Huston-Tillotson University Jazz Collective

6–9pm: Public Reception

6P: Doors open to the general public for the public reception

6:30P–6:45P: Remarks from The Contemporary Austin leadership and the artist, Lubaina Himid

7:30P–8:15P: Huston-Tillotson University Jazz Collective

9P: Event ends