Green Tea Headlines September Art After Dark
Now in its seventh year, Art After Dark integrates various art forms on the museum grounds, introduces children to MMoA’s programming, and provides regional artists a forum to showcase their work. Weather permitting, the event is held on the MMoA patio. September’s Art After Dark will be held from 6-830pm on Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Formed in 2001, Green Tea includes Amie Coffey, vocals, Michael Chicoria, piano, Jay Hartley, drums, Marty Moroney, bass, Gino Maiorano, percussion, and Toby Kniffin, guitar and vocals. Influenced by Bob Dylan, The Grateful Dead, and the Allman Brothers, Green Tea recently released its fourth studio album.
A graduate of Salve Regina University, Katharine Gates is a Stonington-based oil painter. She exhibts in galleries throughout Rhode Island and Connecticut and in Assisi, Italy. She paints plein air landscapes and live event paintings seeking to capture the authenticity of the people and places she observes.
April Brunelle began making balloon art in 2010. She enjoys using her creativity and artistry to generate balloon sculptures. In addition to Art After Dark, she performs at Fusion and the Mudhead Benefit Regatta.
Additional Art After Dark events include:
- Oct. 17, The Mill and Russ Kramer.
Admission is $12 MMoA members; $15 non-members; $3, children ages 4-12; and, free for children three and under. Season passes are also available: $60 MMoA members; $75 non-members.
During the event, MMoA galleries remain open to view current exhibitions: Photo Show 39 and John Boone: Pairs.
Art After Dark sponsors include: ABC PhotoLab, A Greener Perspective, Capt. Daniel Packer Inne, CMB Creative Group, Coca-Cola, Cottrell Brewing Co., Dogwatch Café, Hosmer Mountain Beverages, A Greener Perspective, Market Realty, Mystic Shipyard, Mystic River Mudhead Sailing Association, Noank Village Boatyard, Pizzetta, Sails Up 4 Cancer, and The Real McCoy Rum.