Grand Vie Fall 2018 - West

New Friends New Life 20th Anniversary Luncheon Friday, November 9 | Speaker: Mandy Moore Omni Dallas Hotel | UNT Sounds of the Holidays 2018 Friday, December 7 UNT – Winspear Performance Hall | Martina McBride: Joy of Christmas Friday, December 7 Majestic Theatre | It’s A Wonderful Life Monday, December 10 Palace Theatre | NOTABLE EVENTS DALLAS Sandi Patty: Christmas Blessings Thursday, December 13 Casa Mañana | Holidays at the Heard Friday, December 14, and Saturday, December 15 Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary | 65th Annual Jewel Charity Ball Saturday, December 15 Fort Worth Convention Center | Clockwise, from top right: Günther Förg, Untitled, 2008, Acrylic and oil on canvas, Courtesy of Matthew B. Gorson; Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904–1989), The Ghost of Vermeer of Delft Which Can Be Used as a Table, 1934, Oil on panel, 7 x 5 1/2 in. (17.8 x 14 cm), Collection of the Salvador Dalí Museum, St. Petersburg, FL (USA). © 2018 Salvador Dalí Museum, Inc. © Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, ARS, 2018. In the USA: © Salvador Dalí Museum Inc., St. Petersburg, FL, 2018; Luncheon Speaker: actress Mandy Moore, courtesy of New Friends New Life 53 Meadows Museum Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936 September 9 to December 9, 2018 The first exhibition on Salvador Dalí to focus solely on his small-format works, Dalí: Poetics of the Small considers the potential sources of inspiration for these minute masterpieces. | Dallas Museum of Art Günther Förg: A Fragile Beauty October 21, 2018 to January 27, 2019 Günther Förg: A Fragile Beauty surveys the prolific and provocative career of the late artist. This exhibition brings renewed attention to Förg’s work by examining his legacy in relation to key issues of the 20th century. | Music Hall at Fair Park Elf The Musical November 27 to December 2 Elf The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who embarks on a journey to find his birth father, discover his true identity and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas. This modern-day classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner Elf. | Dallas Contemporary Ian Davenport: Horizons September 30, 2018 to March 17, 2019 I an Davenport’s exhibition Horizons explores the artist’s unconventional approach to painting: drips, puddles, pours and splats. The survey show celebrates three decades of the artist’s work with color and repetitive mark-making. |