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Members Only: Artist Talk with John Grade

January 20, 2018

Contemporary artist John Grade will lead members on an exclusive walk-through of Mystic Seaport’s new exhibit, Murmur: Arctic Realities before it opens to the public.

Grade will discuss his inspiration and the process he utilized to craft this innovative, kinetic sculpture of the Arctic land form called pingo. Members will be able to meet the artist and tour the sculpture with Grade before the exhibit opens to the public at 10 a.m.

Following the artist talk and walk-through with John Grade, members are welcome to try the Microsoft HoloLens technology developed for this exhibit. A limited number of lenses are available for use. Members attending the preview will be first in line to use this new technology. HoloLens technology is for ages 8 years and older. The exhibit will be open to the public at 10 a.m.