Purchase Tickets Now for November 16 Sculpture in Motion
The 3rd Annual Sculpture in Motion
The Art of Pre- and Post-War Automobiles
at the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, West Palm Beach, Saturday, November 16
The 3rd Annual Sculpture in Motion – The Art of Pre- and Post-War Automobiles will park itself at the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens on its now traditional weekend, Saturday, November 16. The day-long event will be chaired by collectors Frances and Jeffrey Fisher, Audrey and Martin Gruss, and Lisa and Sam Lehrman. Donald Osborne, author, classic car historian and host of Jay Leno’s Garage will be the Grand Marshal and John Barnes, founder of Cavallino Magazine and The Cavallino Classic, will once again serve as the Guest Curator and Honorary Chair for the exhibit.
For tickets, please visit: https://www.ansg.org/event/sculpture-in-motion-community-exhibition/
For video, please visit: https://vimeo.com/349657993
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sculpture in Motion welcomes visitors of all ages to experience the history and design of more than a dozen one-of-a-kind, classic pre- and post-war automobiles. Guests will have the chance to cast their votes for their favorites. In addition, guests can partake in special tours and presentations about the automobiles, hosted by experts. Children, accompanied by their parents, can be engaged with STEAM activities in the Gardens’ Environmental Classroom from 11 am to 2 pm.
In addition to author, car historian and host, Grand Marshal Donald Osborne, is a consultant and an Accredited Senior Appraiser (A.S.A.) member of the American Society of Appraisers. He has served as judge or emcee at many leading automotive concours events. On Jay Leno’s Garage, Osborne is the host of the recurring segment, ‘Assess & Caress with Donald Osborne’. See Osborne's bio here.
Osborne will be signing and selling copies of his book Stile Transatlantico / Transatlantic Style - A Romance of Fins and Chrome, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., and a portion of the proceeds will go to ANSG.
During the evening, Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens will be transformed into a unique outdoor showroom for a special VIP cocktail reception with more intimate viewing of the cars from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and awards will be presented to collectors at the reception that evening.
“Sculpture in Motion is an extraordinary showcase for both automobile collectors and visitors of all ages,” said Barnes. “I am pleased to support an event with this caliber that passes on the value of history and artistic design of automobiles, while supporting a cultural gem in our community.”
The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, Inc. is a non-profit foundation established in 1977 by resident sculptor Ann Weaver Norton (1905-1982). An urban sanctuary of almost two acres, with Ann Norton’s historic house with exhibition galleries, her studio, monumental sculptures and tropical gardens of rare palms and cycads.
Located at 253 Barcelona Road in the historic El Cid neighborhood of West Palm Beach, the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens will have special admission pricing for the entire day on Saturday, November 16, 2019. Daytime admission for curated tours is $25 for adults, $15 for ANSG members and $8 for children. Evening admission for the VIP cocktail reception is $200 for members and $275 for non-members. To purchase tickets or for more information, please visit ansg.org or call 561-832-5328.