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Mar 7, 2017 

Fullerton Museum Hosts Family Day for Mucha Exhibit Closure

FULLERTON, Calif. (March 7, 2017) –– The exhibition, “ALPHONSE MUCHA: MASTER OF ART NOUVEAU - Selections from the Dhawan Collection” is nearing its conclusion at Fullerton Museum Center on March 26, 2017.

Mucha is most often remembered for the prominent role he played in shaping the aesthetics of French Art Nouveau at the turn of the 20th century. Citizens are encouraged to come see it before it closes, as these original illustrations by Alphonse Mucha are not to be missed.

The Fullerton Museum Center will also host a family day event on March 26th for guests to see the beautiful illustrations one more time for the exhibits closure. The Family Day event will be from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and includes drop-in tours, hands on crafts and a life drawing session in the gallery from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. This unique and exclusive display is included with regular museum admission.

Presented in the exhibition are 75 works by Mucha including, rare original lithographs and proofs, an oil painting, drawings, a pastel, and books, posters, portfolios and ephemera. The exhibition is curated by esteemed art historian, Gabriel Weisberg. ALPHONSE MUCHA: MASTER OF ART NOUVEAU will continue to tour museums worldwide through 2018.