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  1. 28 Apr
    Thu / 2016
    With the rise of cocktail culture in the 1920s, the stylish elite frequented cafés, cabarets, and speakeasies on nocturnal outings. The selection of decorative arts and costumes in “Deco Nights” evokes this rich culture, sharing a visual dialogue with the urban nightlife represented by vehicles on view in “Sculpted in Steel.”

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  2. 21 Apr
    Thu / 2016
    Latin Wave, our biggest annual film festival, returns from April 28 to May 1 with 11 new films from Latin America. Every year is a little different: The 2016 selection has a strong theme of young protagonists coming of age. The teens in Absence, From Afar, I Promise You Anarchy, Ixcanul, and The Second Mother all encounter unique challenges. We get absorbed in their lives, and come to sympathize with them and advocate for them...

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  3. 19 Apr
    Tue / 2016
    I interviewed longtime docent Cyril Hosley, whose official connection to Bayou Bend began in 1994 when she joined that year’s class of docents. But she’s been a part of life at Bayou Bend almost since her birth in 1946.

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  4. 04 Apr
    Mon / 2016
    In 2016, we mark 70 years since the founding of the groundbreaking Madí movement and the 92nd birthday of its mastermind: Argentinean sculptor and poet Gyula Kosice.

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  5. 30 Mar
    Wed / 2016
    We sat down to ask Ken Gross, guest co-curator for “Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929–1940,” some PG-rated questions about cars, sensuality, and glamour.

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