Andy Warhol, Moonwalk, 1987. Screenprint on Lenox Museum Board. 38 x 38 inches. Courtesy of the Ronald Feldman Gallery. © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.
Moonlight at the Moody. Photo by Daniel Ortiz.
Moonlight at the Moody. Photo by Daniel Ortiz.
Moonlight at the Moody. Photo by Daniel Ortiz.
Moonlight at the Moody. Photo by Daniel Ortiz.
Moonlight at the Moody. Photo by Daniel Ortiz.

Moonlight at the Moody

Saturday, October 05, 2019
7:00
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9:00 pm
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Join the Moody for a fun and engaging evening celebrating Moon Shot, an exhibition of artworks inspired by moon exploration by a selection of innovative artists working from 1969 to the present.

The evening will feature:
• Expert talks by Joseph Campana, Alan Dugald McKillop Professor, Rice University; John A. McCullough Director, JSC Exploration Integration and Science, NASA Johnson Space Center; and John E. Gruener, Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science Division, NASA Johnson Space Center
• “Ask an Astronomer Café” with David Alexander, Director of Rice Space Institute, and Chris Johns-Krull, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rice University
• Discovery Dome exploring with Patricia Reiff, Professor, Associate Director of Outreach Program, Rice Space Institute
• A film screening of “A Trip to the Moon” (1902) accompanied by Shepherd School of Music musicians led by Anthony Brandt, Chair, Composition and Theory, The Shepherd School of Music
• A film screening of “Apollo 11” (2019)
• Inprint Poetry Buskers
• Moon gazing through telescopes
• Food trucks
• Music
• Games
• Cash bar 

Free + open to the public. $5 parking