CANVAS: Art on the Runway | First Fridays
Friday, May 4, 2012 at 8:00 PM - Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 8:00 AM (MST)
Tickets on sale at the door!
Reserve your seat for Tucson's premier fashion show, Friday, May 4, 2012 at the Historical Fox Theatre brought to you by Tucson Young Professionals.
6:30 p.m. VIP Doors Open
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. VIP Reception
7:30 p.m. General Admission
8:30 – 10:00 p.m. Fashion Show
10:00 p.m. First Fridays After Party
The night begins with an exclusive VIP reception where you will have the opportunity to meet local artists in a gallery setting. This will be followed by a spectacular runway show featuring styles inspired by the most influential painters of the last two centuries, including: Sir Joshua Reynolds, Claude Monet, Vincent Van Gogh, Gustav Klimt, Wassily Kandinsky, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol, Chuck Close, and Georgia O’Keefe. Canvas will feature over 130 models and 30 hair/makeup artists.
First Fridays runway producer and Tucson Fashion Group founder Yekatherina Bruner will present a diverse ensemble of designers, fashion stylists, boutiques and brands including: Phillip Manus, Melanie Lockwood, Jenny Hermalik, RumB, Terysa Ridgeway, Khan Nguyen, Brooke AliciaReyes, Laura Tanzer, Sydney Ballesteros, Diana Lopez, and Tres boutique.
Following the show, the night continues with the official First Fridays After Party at Playground.
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Tucson Young Professionals
Tucson Young Professionals (TYP) is engaged in finding our voice to re-energize Tucson. TYP is a quality group of diverse young professionals working together to showcase Tucson as a place for growth and prosperity. The focus of the organization is to provide members with opportunities to build relationships with the local community. TYP is a place for the next generation of leaders to share their ideas, test their insight and participate in a dynamic conversation. This will not only provide young professionals with a voice, but an outlet for affecting change. TYP seeks to work hand-in-hand with the current community to with help inspire like-minded professionals into making Tucson a better place to live, work and play.
By becoming a member of TYP you are helping to support TYP’s ongoing activities including our community conversations, economic development initiatives, member communications, social events and charitable functions.