MFAH Mixed Media
Friday, January 22, 2016, 8 p.m.–Midnight
Kick off 2016 with drinks, dancing, DJs, and exclusive, after-hours access to the beautiful exhibition Mark Rothko: A Retrospective.
This event is sold out. Tickets are not available at the door. Save the date for the next party on May 6!
King Britt (Hyperdub)
DJ Sun (Soular Productions)
Josh DuPont (Bedrock // Fade)
• Make your own artwork inspired by the iconic paintings of Mark Rothko
• Sip on cocktails and enjoy bites from the night's food truck: SMOOSH
• Snap your pic in the Smilebooth to remember the night
ABOUT THE PERFORMERS
Producer, composer, and DJ King Britt has been making a name for himself since 1988, with achievements ranging from DJ-ing for the Grammy Award-winning group Digable Planets to curating a full day of music at MoMA PS1 in New York. His most recent project, The Phoenix, was released by Hyperdub on November 27, 2015, under the pseudonym Fhloston Paradigm.
Houston Press Music Hall of Fame inductee DJ Sun (Soular Productions) has worked as a recording artist and DJ for two decades, winning the Houston Press Best DJ Award on multiple occasions and the Best CD by a Local Musician award for his album “One Hundred.”
Houston-based DJ Josh DuPont is co-owner of Kinda Super Disco and member of Extended Play, DJ-ing Sundays at Royal Oak.
BEFORE THE PARTY
Start your night at the new MFA Café, where a Mixed Media menu features special prices on tasty wine, pizza, and panini. Learn more
Admission is $18 for MFAH members and $20 nonmembers. Tickets include admission to Mark Rothko: A Retrospective. Entrance is limited to guests 18 and up. Advance tickets are no longer available.
Drinks for sale at the bar. Present photo ID for admission. Only ages 21 and older may purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.
MFAH Mixed Media is sponsored by Stella Artois. Houston Press is the media partner. Music is curated by DJ Sun.